Four Valdosta high school athletes and their families are fighting for justice after an audio recording sent shockwaves across the country. An investigation by the GHSA saw several penalties levied against the School’s football program, including five ineligibility rulings.
On Friday the Thomasville baseball team learned their 2021 season had come to an end. Reports surfaced of the Bulldogs being disqualified from the state tournament due to a pitch count violation, something the GHSA has since confirmed on its website.
VCS Superintendent Dr. Todd Cason confirms to WALB News 10, representatives of Valdosta City Schools plan to appeal at the next level, which is the State Executive Committee. At this time, a date has not been determined for that appeal hearing.
This week a year ago high school spring sports suddenly shut down as the Coronavirus Pandemic presented immediate threats to health and safety. Terrell Academy baseball watched their season come to a halt mid-game against Westwood.