Veterans wins Area matches against WR, Harris County

Don Moncrief Featured, Veterans HS, Volleyball

“It was a very good night for VHS.” Well said, Lady Warhawks Head Coach Marlene Rogers, referring to the fact her squad beat Harris County and host Warner Robins in the second of three Area matches, which determine who wins the Area and goes to the state tournament. The first game against the Lady Tigers was close “the entire time,” …

Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Ashley Dostie

Don Moncrief Featured, Veterans HS, Volleyball

“The Pursuit of Happiness” makes Ashley Dostie sad. To clarify: The “movie” of that namesake makes Ashley Dostie sad. In fact, the movie, she said – in addition to its somber effect on her – also: “helped me realize that anything can come from hard work and dedication.” Proof of that comes on the volleyball court. Dostie, “who leads the …

Demonettes finish Collins Hill tourney 2-2

Don Moncrief Featured, Volleyball, Warner Robins HS

Warner Robins was nearly late getting to the gym but mostly on time on the volleyball court. The two matches it wasn’t, unfortunately, the opponent(s) took advantage. That would translate to Walnut Grove and Walker. The first – improving to 25-13 – beat the Demonettes 2-0. It won the first 25-18 and second 25-19. Walker out of Marietta won 2-0 …

WRHS, VHS celebrate seniors with wins

Don Moncrief Featured, Veterans HS, Volleyball, Warner Robins HS

For Warner Robins and Veterans, Thursday – at each of their respective schools – represented Senior Night. For the Lady Warhawks, that meant recognizing two players: Lorelei Diamond and Ashley Dostie. Once a team leader, always a team leader, as the first led the squad in aces – with four – and the second in digs – with 20 – …

Perry beats Stratford, 3 Area foes

Don Moncrief Featured, Perry HS, Volleyball

Undefeated in Area play and it just keeps getting better from there. “We are playing with more confidence and consistency as a team right now.” So said Perry Head Coach Terri Hunt, whose girls swept Stratford 2-0 at home Thursday. The Lady Panthers won 25-19, 29-27. As far as those aforementioned Area matches (the Lady Eagles from Macon not being …