Sports

Atkins Never Gets Tired Of Winning, Toting The Football

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From head-to-toe, D.J. Atkins has a lot of daring, a sprinkling of agility and a ton of talent. The Callaway High senior running back knows how to style and profile. Atkins also knows how to make defenders miss. Atkins is an athlete and a track star in football cleats. He plays hard and all out for every second and each ...

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Cavaliers Take Their Positive Playoff Vibes To Brooks County

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Only eight teams are left in the Georgia Class AA state championship hunt, and the Callaway Cavaliers are one of those football teams that is still living the dream and the good life. Callaway High will put its reputation and its rear end on the line one more time tonight in a third round state playoff game at Brooks County ...

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Callaway Wins against Rockmart, Troup Falls to St. Pius

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This past week end, Friday, November 17th to be exact, was a day of many emotions for students and players in the Troup County School System. After weeks of rigorous games, combining with deadlines for school projects, two of our teams here in LaGrange and Troup County met in playoff competition in out of town games on Friday night. Troup ...

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Troup Routs Heritage, 31-7; Glisson: “We showed a lot of guts”

They’re starting to get the hang of this state playoff thing. The Tigers from Troup High School went on the road in the Class AAAA state football playoffs on Friday night and thumped the Heritage Generals, 317 in a first-round game in Ringgold. Troup High played as though it was the team with the home field advantage. After a scoreless ...

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Troup, Callaway Remain In The State’s Top 10

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Apparently the Tigers and Cavaliers have some staying power. Troup High and the Callaway Cavaliers are once again in the upper half of this week’s Georgia high school state football polls. Although losing to No. 1ranked Cartersville, 52-13 last Friday, the Troup High Tigers are still ranked in the Top 10 in Class AAAA. In the latest football rankings, Troup ...

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Bad To The Bone: Callaway Rocks Red Jackets, 42-12

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The man applauded his defense, congratulated his offense and shook every hand that he could on another winning night in Cavalierland. Pete Wiggins, the Callaway High football coach, was giving his team the official seal of approval after Thursday night’s 4212 Cavalier win over Columbus Jordan. With the state playoffs only days away, Callaway High stepped it up one more ...

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