Sports

Callaway Girls Soccer Falls to Northgate Lady Cavaliers Lose 10-1

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The Lady Cavalier soccer team hosted the Northgate Vikings Tuesday evening after defeating South Paulding 4-2 last Friday. The Cavaliers got down early before losing in blowout fashion. With a 10-8 record, the Lady Cavaliers’ Tuesday evening loss represents a season-long trend. For Callaway, the year has been one of dominant wins or crushing defeats with hardly a middle ground. ...

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Callaway Boys Soccer Bests Northgate Cavaliers Edge Out the Win

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The Callaway boys soccer team took on Northgate Tuesday following the conclusion of the girls soccer match. Looking to avenge their sister team’s 10-1 loss, the Cavaliers took the field with passion. The team entered the game with an impressive 10-5-2 season record, going 8-1 in region play. The Cavaliers fought a talented Northgate squad into a first-half stalemate. Both ...

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Granger “Power” LaGrange Athletics Recipient of “Power Your School” Grant

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The LaGrange High School athletic department has been selected as a recipient of the “Power Your School” grant sponsored by Coca-Cola/Powerade. LaGrange was awarded the grant—a total of $2000— in response to a video submitted to the “Power Your School Campaign.” According to LaGrange High athletic director Mike Pauley, the video detailed the improvements that could be made to the ...

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USA South Men’s Lacrosse Championship

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The USA South Spring Sports Festival returned to Troup County last week for the second of a threeyear deal. The festival featured over eight-hundred collegiate athletes—including those from LaGrange College—across a variety of sports. The men’s lacrosse championship took place Sunday, April 15th at Callaway Stadium. The Huntington College Hawks from Montgomery, Alabama faced off against Methodist in the inaugural ...

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USA South Conference Women’s Lacrosse: Meredith Cements Its Legacy

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LaGrange hosted the USA South Conference Women’s Lacrosse Championship Sunday in Callaway Stadium. The champion ship match-up featured the four-time reigning champion Meredith pitted against Piedmont. The Meredith Avenging Angels entered Saturday’s game as the reigning USA South Conference women’s lacrosse champion and fought hard to earn the same title for the 2018 season. With a final score of 213, ...

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Lights Out Cartersville Proves Why They Are Number One

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The LaGrange Granger baseball team hosted the Cartersville Hurricanes on Friday in heated region play. After a wild, backand- forth game with a crazy finish, the Grangers find themselves with a 5-4 region record after dropping another—this time to the number one team in the region. For the first two-and-ahalf innings, the Grangers, who have struggled to field a consistent ...

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Callaway Soccer Falls Short Cavaliers Lose a Close One

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Callaway Soccer Falls Short Cavaliers Lose a Close One Callaway boys soccer team The Callaway Cavalier boys soccer team competed against South Paulding in a showdown Friday night. The Cavaliers hosted the Spartans in a nonconference matchup that went down to the wire. The Cavaliers kept it close but were unable to overcome a 2-1 deficit before time expired. Callaway ...

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Granger Tennis Places in Region Tournament

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The LaGrange High boys and girls tennis teams capped off two wonderful seasons with both winning runnerup titles in the Region 5AAAA tournament. Both teams have enjoyed tremendous success this season. The region tournament started Tuesday, April 10th. Both Granger teams advanced to the championship match against Cartersville the following day. The Lady Grangers faced off against rival Troup High ...

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Reel 30 Bass Trail Continues Reel 30 Bass Trail Continues

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The Reel 30 Bass Trail continued with another great tournament Sunday, April 9th. Last weekend’s tournament was held on Lake Eufaula and attracted a large crowd of good competitors. Starting while the weather was nice and cool in the morning, the competition spent a day on the lake trying to get the largest haul. As always, the Reel 30 Bass ...

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Troup on Top Tigers “Run” This Town

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After Troup baseball’s 10-2 blowout of LaGrange Tuesday night, one thing is clear: it’s the Year of the Tiger in LaGrange, GA. Troup blasted through Tuesday’s rematch with in-county rival LaGrange, and as the dust settled, the Tigers went home with a combined score of 19-2 over the Grangers for the season. The Grangers sought to avenge a crushing 9-0 ...

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