Sports

USA South Spring Sports Festival Returns to Troup County

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The LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce Tourism team and Troup County Parks and Recreation are proud to again host, in collaboration with LaGrange College, the 2018 USA South Spring Sports Festival on April 11-15. The event includes competition in baseball, softball, golf, men’s and women’s tennis and men’s and women’s lacrosse. One of the oldest Division III conferences in the ...

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#16 SCAD-Atlanta Scores 6-3 Win over Point Women’s Tennis

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Number 16-ranked SCADAtlanta (9-5; 7-1 AAC) swept the three doubles matches and won three of the six singles positions and defeated Point University (8-10; 4-5 AAC) in Sunday, April 8 Appalachian Athletics Conference women’s tennis action at the Sportsplex in Valley, Ala. Head coach Chad Simpson commented, ‘We are knocking on the door of taking down some of the top ...

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Point Defeats SCAD-Atlanta in AAC Men’s Tennis Action, 8-1

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Point University (13-6; 4-3 AAC) won both doubles matches and all four of the singles matches that were actually contested and also received three default victories from a shorthanded Savannah College of Art and Design-Atlanta squad (1-10; 1-5 AAC) in an 8-1 Appalachian Athletics Conference men’s tennis match on Parent Appreciation Day at the Sportsplex in Valley, Ala. Head coach ...

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Grangers Head to Tennis Region 5-AAAAA Tournament

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The LaGrange boys and girls tennis teams traveled to Sunset Hills Country Club in Carrolton on Tuesday, April 10th to participate in the two-day region 5-AAAA tournament. Both teams looked to cap off dominant seasons with a region title. Both Granger teams currently rank second in their respective divisions, trailing Cartersville boys and girls tennis for first. The Granger boys ...

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Troup Baseball Stumbles Over Mount Paran: Tigers Fall 6-3

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The Troup High baseball team fell in the last match of a three-day gauntlet of non-region home games Friday, March6. The Tigers squared off against Mount Paran Christian, a private school from Kennesaw, GA. The embattled Tigers put forth a good effort but fell short of their intended result as the Mount Paran Eagles pulled away in the last half ...

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Troup Dismantles Shaw Tigers Defeat Raiders 10-0

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Troup competed in its second non-region game of the week Thursday, April 5 in a 10-0 shellacking of Shaw. Thursday’s match comes hot on the heels of the Tigers’ 5-1 demolition of Harris County the night before. The Tigers played redhot baseball and cruised past Shaw to an easy win. The Tigers offense hit few bumps en route to their ...

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Troup Baseball Outlasts Harris County Tigers Win 5-1

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The Troup County baseball team kicked off a series of three non-conference home games Wednesday in a heated clash against Harris County. The Tigers struggled early before igniting their offense midgame to come away with the win. The two teams set the tone early in the game. Harris County shot to a quick 1-0 lead over Troup, and the Tigers ...

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