Sports

Most Of Lafayette Christian’s Team Goals Are Still Attainable

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The last thing that they look like is a state championship team. Lafayette Christian has had a rough first month of the season. The Cougars have had some ups, some downs and some varsity soccer losses. Lafayette Christian has a very common and bland record of 3-2-2. The Cougars have not struck fear in anyone, but one thing that the ...

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Grangers Sweep Carver, Freeman Hurls 1-Hitter

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Will the real LaGrange High baseball team please stand up. On Friday night, the Grangers did show up, and they flexed their baseball muscles. LaGrange High swept Columbus Carver, 14 -2 and 10-0 in a Region 1AAAAA doubleheader at Granger Park. Coach David Smart’sLaGrangeHighteam is starting to make some noise. For Smart it’s about time. “Our guys are starting to ...

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Halcomb: “We’re Not Invincible,” Carrollton Breaks Troup’s Winning Streak

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The Troup High Tigers learned a valuable lesson on Wednesday night. “We’re not invincible,” said Bo Halcomb, the Troup High senior left fielder. He and the Tiger baseball team had their six-game winning streak snapped by Carrollton in an 8-5 extra inning scrap at Troup High. The game was chocked full of controversy from the ejection of Trojans Head Coach ...

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Lafayette Christian Smacks Johnson Ferry Behind Turton, Kelly

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All season the Cougars have been trying to shift into second gear. They’ve been stuck in neutral most of the time. They’ve been pressing. They’ve been taking one step forward and two steps back. The Cougars have been grinding and working. They’ve been running laps and hoping for better days. One of those inspirational moments for the Cougars came in ...

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Panthers Wipe Out 8-Hole Deficit, LaGrange College Nabs Jekyll Title

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It didn’t look good. LaGrange College was down and almost out in the final rounds of the Jekyll Island Collegiate Invitational on Sunday afternoon. “We were eight shots behind with four holes to go, but we didn’t quit,” said Panthers Head Golf Coach Lee Richter. Something ridiculous had to happen for the LaGrange College men to even have a slither ...

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Reeves, Moore Claim Soccer Scholarships To Point, Young Harris

The Tigers hit the bulls-eye. There was not one, but two college soccer signings on Monday afternoon at Troup High School. Tiger senior goalkeeper Matt Moore inked an NCAA Division II scholarship with Young Harris College. Lady Tiger midfielder Serena Reeves also signed an NAIA soccer scholarship with Point University. The shock has not worn off for the 17-year-old Reeves. ...

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College Recruit: Patrick Signs With Birmingham Southern

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He has never taken the easy way out, and Eli Patrick isn’t starting now. “I like to apply myself. I like challenges. I’m taking calculus, environmental science and economics (this semester),” said Patrick, the Troup High senior. Patrick is a student/athlete who knows how to separate the two. Patrick has a 3.9 grade point average. As of Monday afternoon, Patrick ...

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Blue Wahoos Dust Off Timber Rattlers

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They ran fast and scored often. They got their uniforms dirty, and they hit the ball like a ton of bricks. Other that that they used their gloves for something other than shade from the sun. On a positive note the Blue Wahoos also won the baseball game with an 8-6 verdict over the Timber Rattlers on Saturday afternoon in ...

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