The last two wins at Buford and Stockbridge were sparked by game-breaking kick returns from sophomore Caleb McDowell, including this one off the lateral to give the Bearcats the lead with a minute and change to go.
Everything from state championship titles to a shot at making it to the Mercedes Benz Stadium are on the line as teams head into the fourth round of playoffs. Teams will either bring it to the gridiron and leave it all on the field or go home empty handed.
Beau Justice led the way with 26 points as No. 6 Valdosta State topped Union 91-80 in their Gulf South Conference opener.The Blazers improved to (6-0) after shooting 50% from the field in front of their home crowd.
With a bid to the state title game on the line, Terrell Academy trailed Burke Academy by 4 points.That’s when Blaine Grace scored a game-winning touchdown with a minute to go, earning the Albany-Area player of the week.
Every time the Terrell Academy Eagles have found themselves in the state finals with Bill Murdock at the main headset, it’s ended with the Eagles being crowned champions.But the last time the Eagles were in the Finals, was back in 2009.
Tiftarea is one win away from a GISA State championship appearance, and defense is what they're thankful for.The unit is giving up just over 7 points per game, and they have an average margin of victory of well over 30.
There’s only a couple Albany-Area teams still alive, and for the second straight week the top athlete comes from Lee County.Jeremiah Engram picked up his first Albany-Area player of the week award of the season.
It’s not just the Wildcats in search of a state title either, it’s also the Lowndes Vikings who are in the hunt for another state title.Randy McPhearson already has three, but the last one was back in 2007.
The city of Valdosta is as busy as can be this week.With Valdosta and Lowndes competing for state titles and VSU getting set for their playoff run, it’s just a good time for football.But now... it look as if South Georgia wrestling, might give them a run.
The Irwin County Indians have been on a tear this season, finding their first 11-0 record, since their 1975 state championship year.Coincidence? It could be, but that isn’t the only thing Irwin County has accomplished this season.
The ASU Rams find their first win of the season against Georgia Southwestern in the SIAC Classic held at ASU West campus.The Rams had fallen to a 0-3 record after falling to top ranked Valdosta State Thursday.
It was a busy day at ASU East campus, where 4 high school’s were showcasing their talents to the city of Albany.8 basketball teams faced off in a one game match-up to see who could take the bragging rights in the beginning of the season.
High school football teams are four wins away from a state title, but just one loss away from elimination. It’s Round 2 of the state playoffs. There are 16 teams left in each classification in the GHSA, and we’re down to just eight in the GISA.
Lee County has been so dominant this football season, individual players haven’t put up gaudy stat lines.That reigned true in round one of the postseason, but Daveon Sanders was still a major key to the team advancing.
The Tift County Blue Devils entered the 7-A playoffs as the number 4 seed, knowing it would be a tough task to take down the #1 seeded Roswell Hornets.The Blue Devils didn’t just defeat the Hornets, they handed them their worst loss of the season and that’s why we had to make them our Team of the W
The Albany State Golden Rams finished their season in the SIAC Conference championship.Unfortunately.. it wasn’t the finish the Rams were hoping for... but head coach Gabe Giardina made it clear that there was a lot to be proud of.
It's now playoff time for the Valdosta State Blazers!The Blazers have won the GSC conference title, took a 10-0 regular season record for the first time since 2007, and now are a number 1 seed in the playoffs.
South Georgia dominated in round one of the GHSA playoffs with two upsets over 1-seeds and 13 total wins. Area teams also went undefeated in the GISA, leaving plenty football to be played on the third weekend of November.
The Valdosta State Blazers haven't seen an undefeated regular season since 2007.Now sitting at 9-0, the Blazers find themselves just one game away from a perfect record and the chance to clinch the GSC.
The Valdosta State Blazers men’s basketball team took care of business Saturday afternoon against Fort Valley State.The Blazers jumped out to a quick lead in the first half, then put up 58 points in the second half.
Defending, forcing turnovers, and getting out in transition is going to be the calling card for the Golden Rams basketball team in 2018.Albany State starts the season hosting the annual SIAC-Gulf South Conference challenge.
Albany State dropped the first three games of the season. Now, The Golden Rams are riding a 7-game win streak into this weekend’s title game.A win Saturday would be their first conference title since 2014.