Sports

Lady Grangers Shoot Past Troup

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Lady Grangers Shoot Past Troup Coach Jan Fendley knows the how and the why of it. Fendley’s Lady Grangers found a way to beat Troup High School, 58-49 on Friday night in a rivalry of the basketball kind. There was some scratching and clawing going on in the game at LaGrange High. “We rebounded well. We hit our free throws ...

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Shephard Gets A Football Invitation To All-American Bowl

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Shephard Gets A Football Invitation To All-American Bowl It’s been a pretty good year for LaGrange’s Jalin Shephard. He won a Textile Bowl championship as a member of the Hurricanes Recreation League football team. Shephard has also been invited to play in the All-American Bowl in the Fun and Sun Capital of Daytona Beach, Fla. For the 12-year-old Shephard the ...

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Grangers Stuff Woodward, Smith Goes On A 31-Point Tear

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Grangers Stuff Woodward, Smith Goes On A 31-Point Tear They shook everything from the rim to the rafters at the LaGrange High gymnasium. Say hello to the gutsy Grangers, who left little to the imagination. It was all there for everybody to see on Tuesday night as La-Grange High routed Woodward Academy, 74-58 in a boys basketball game. The Grangers ...

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Troup County Sharks Have A ‘Yin’ For Swimming

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Troup County Sharks Have A ‘Yin’ For Swimming Some people call him professor, and other people call him coach. “My day job is as a mathematics professor at LaGrange College,” said William Yin. But in the afternoon from Monday through Thursday at the Mike Daniel Recreation Center, Yin is a coach with the Troup County Sharks swimming team. Yin enjoys ...

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Alabama And Florida Are On A Collision Course

Alabama And Florida Are On A Collision Course Most of the college football “know it alls” are giving the Florida Gators very little chance of beating Alabama in Saturday’s SEC championship game at the Georgia Dome. Logic suggests the Crimson Tide will win yet again. Alabama is coming off a convincing victory, and Florida is coming off a devastating loss. ...

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Lady War Eagles Sink LaGrange, 58-55

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Lady War Eagles Sink LaGrange, 58-55 Close losses are the most bitter kind to take. They hang around for awhile. They do tend to linger, but in some ways they can serve as a way to identify a team’s weaknesses. In hindsight the Lady Grangers had some of those as they went down to defeat, 58-55 against Woodward Academy on ...

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Mike Cameron Hitting Camp Is Scheduled For Saturday

Mike Cameron Hitting Camp Is Scheduled For Saturday Despite all of his accolades, fame and autograph signing sessions, Mike Cameron remains humble. The former Major Leaguer is still a LaGrange guy at heart. Cameron has not forgotten where home is. This Saturday the ex-Chicago White Sox, New York Mets and Cincinnati Reds center fielder will return to Troup County for ...

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SPORTS

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SPORTS SCOREBOARD Your Local Standings, Scores & Schedules Callaway Cavaliers – Mens Basketball (0-0) 12/4 – Callaway at Greenville – 7:30pm 12/5 – Callaway at Troup – 7:30pm 12/8 Callaway at Valley – 7:30pm 12/12 – LaGrange at Callaway – 6:00pm 12/15 – Callaway at LaGrange – 7:30pm 12/18 – Harris at Callaway – 7:30pm 12/19 – Troup at Callaway ...

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