Ola knocks Veterans out of state tourney

Don Moncrief Featured, Veterans HS, Volleyball

Veterans High’s run through the playoffs came to an end Saturday. Ola beat the Area 1-AAAAA champion in the Elite Eight, 3-2. The Lady Warhawks were in their second-straight Elite Eight. So were the Lady Mustangs. They – the latter – ended up losing to eventual state champions Columbus. This time, with six seniors and five juniors leading the way, …

Veterans rolls past Harris County

Don Moncrief Featured, football, Veterans HS

“They’re hungry to get a victory and stay in the playoff hunt.” So said Veterans Head Coach David Bruce of Harris County, adding for emphasis: “They’re hungry.” And, now they’re starving. That would be thanks to a 30-7 Warhawks win. Veterans allowed only a few scraps – a first down – on the Tigers’ first possession. It then put together …

Bonaire holds off second half surge from Perry to win championship

Greg Elrod Featured, Perry HS, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Bonaire Middle School held off Perry Middle School 28-22 yesterday to win the 2016 County Championship at Freedom Field. Bonaire got on the board first when Clifford Pless passed 10 yards to tight end Santanna Willis. After executing the two point conversion the Jags led 8-0.  Ahmad Walker plowed in for the next Bonaire score and after the two point conversion the …

Warriors defeat Jaguars for 7th grade championship

Greg Elrod Featured, Perry HS, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Yesterday at Freedom Field the Warner Robins Middle School Warriors battled the Bonaire Middle School Jaguars in the 2016 7th Grade Middle School County Championship. Warner Robins Middle won the contest by a final score of 18-8. The Warriors opened the game with a 16 yard touchdown run by DKay Stur. The two point conversion failed and the score was …