Sports

Lueken, Lafayette Christian Leave With Honor, Integrity, Grass Stains

For the entire 80 minutes the Cougars played like a team with something to prove and with something to win. Lafayette Christian was combative and on course. The Cougars played some jaw-breaking, teeth-mashing and punishing defense with a little blood here and a lot of grass stains over there. Doing the kicking and the tongue-wagging was a Lafayette Christian defense, ...

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Rosencrants, Cougars Are A Proud State Soccer Runner-Up In GICAA

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Right from the beginning of the season the Cougars believed they would win their second straight boys state soccer championship in the Georgia Independent Christian Athletic Association. In a season in which some teams would have termed rebuilding, Lafayette Christian found its niche after some early and middle-ofthe- season slipping and sliding. This spring the Cougars have changed their lineup ...

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Another Good Showdown in Fast Softball

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The youth girls fast pitch softball for Troup County Parks and Recreation Commission is always a favorite among spectators at the Shuford Fields. This past Thursday, May 11th a rematch between the Lady Tigers and Miximum Effort were amongst those games featured. This is the last game of the regular season for both teams. Both teams put forth an enormous ...

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Two LHS Seniors Sign For College Tennis

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The game of Tennis is a fun, fast paced and exciting affair. Kids from different high schools all across the Country are finding a love for the game and are making it to the next levels of play. Tennis is widely gaining in popularity and kids all across the nation are taking note and falling in love with the game. ...

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Grangers Primed For A Strong Run To State Championship Game

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On Wednesday, May 10, the third ranked Class 4A, LaGrange High Grangers hosted the Stephens County Indians in a doubleheader in the quarterfinals of the baseball state playoffs. Led by coach David Smart the Grangers are primed for a strong run for the state championship, after two impressive victories. In the first game, leading off the first inning, Ben Anderson ...

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LaGrange Grangers Headed To Semi-finals After 2-0 Sweep Against Stephens County

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The LaGrange High Grangers baseball team played an exciting doubleheader Wednesday night at LaGrange High baseball field. The Grangers defeated Stephens County in a doubleheader to win the 4AAAA quarter-finals. The Grangers will go on to play either Marist or Madison County next week depending on the outcome of their game held Thursday night. “I’m proud of each and every ...

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LaGrange College Panthers Baseball Team Rose To No. 1 Ranking

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The LaGrange baseball team has risen to the No. 1 ranking in Division III. LC is on top in both the D3baseball. com/NCBWA and ABCA/Collegiate Baseball Top 25 polls. The Panthers (38-4) are top-ranked for the first time in the NCAA era of the program. They are the USA South regular season and tournament champions this season. The 38 wins ...

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Royals Blast Past Braves With A 8-2 Win

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Monday night, the First Franklin Royals dominated the Kimberly Clark Braves both offensively and defensively with an 8-2 thumping. Landon Tucker was the starting pitcher and would get the win for the game. In the top of the first, the first two batters, Chase Williams walked and Landon Tucker singled to lead off the game for the Royals after a ...

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Marlins Take Win Over The Pirates 5-4

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Monday night saw another exciting back and forth game between the 13-14 year old Marlins and Pirates. The Marlins prevailed in the end with a 5-4 win in the last inning of the game. In the top of the first, Dalton Rhodes caught a line drive and threw the runner out at third to get the Pirates out of a ...

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