Spalding pulls past Perry; Bears and Warhawks split results

Don Moncrief Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Perry HS, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Round one went to Perry. Round two benefitted Spalding. The first was a 2-1 win in eight innings for the Panthers over the Jaguars. That was on Tuesday in Griffin. Friday, in Perry, Spalding won 9-6. Initially it appeared five runs might carry the weight. The Jaguars scored those in the second. (An error – one of three – and …

Plenty see action in Bears’ win over Demons

Don Moncrief Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Warner Robins HS

“Put me in coach. I’m ready to play.” That might have been the cry and that might have been the answer of both Houston County’s and Warner Robins’ coaches in their non-conference matchup Tuesday at Warner Robins. The Bears, in an 8-1 win, had 15 players get at least one at bat. Three more got in as a pinch runner. …

Baseball doubleheaders could define season for some

Don Moncrief Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Perry HS, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Pick your poison. That is: choose your doubleheader. Will it be Harris County at Veterans? How about Lee County at Northside? Prefer the Bears? Then check out Valdosta at Houston County. Or, if the Panthers are your team of passion, they’ll be in action against Mary Persons. That’s the slate for Friday (March 31). All could have a major impact …

Peach County captures Fendley Relays

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Peach County was the overall winner of the 32nd Annual Richard Fendley Relays held Thursday at McConnell-Talbert Stadium. The Trojans finished the “boys only” meet with 94 points. Bleckley County was second with 57, followed by Mary Persons with 62. Bleckley County was third with 57. Fitzgerald was fourth with 52.50 and West Laurens rounded out the top five with …