Basketball

The city of Dawson looks for it’s first double crown in Basketball

The city of Dawson has a chance to celebrate a state champion this basketball season.And hopefully for first time, it’ll feature both the Eagles and the Greenwaves.

Sherwood Eagles shine on the hardwood

A legacy on the hardwood

Mitchell County’s Derrick Harris Jr. named to the McDonald’s All-America nominee list

Westwood puts two Lady Wildcats on the McDonald’s All-America nominee list

Monroe getting ready to host MLK Classic

  Tuesday Night High School Basketball

Continued Coverage

  Deerfield-Windsor Girl’s Basketball looks to continue dominance in region play

Trojans getting ready for 4th Roundball Classic

  New TCCHS girls basketball coach named

  Tift Co. High School alumnus honors memory of Coach Bateman through music

  Staysha Allen signs with Florida A&M Women’s basketball

  Cairo Syrupmakers looking for a repeat season in 2019

  Hoffpauir taking over the Golden Tornadoes

Last year, Americus-Sumter basketball found their best season in school history. They fought their way to Macon, but fell just short of a state championship.

  10 South Georgia teams showcased in Trojan League

South Georgia may have turned it’s attention to the grid iron, but several South Georgia basketball teams took to the court, to showcase their talents for 2019.10 South Georgia teams got the chance to show off their skills at Lee County.

  Two Mitchell Co. High School basketball players sign with ASU

With four seniors graduating this past season off the Lady Rams roster, ASU looks to stack their team back up.

  Westover sends two Patriots to college for basketball

For Westover, they’ve had a few signings this Spring.But for the Patriots basketball team, they know it’s going to be hard replacing these shoes.

  Pelham names Derrick Lavatte as new boys head basketball coach

  Trojans hire Bakari Bryant as their new boys Basketball head coach

Several Lee County High School students signed letters of intent

  Westwood star Karlie Jones is sticking with South Georgia and headed to GSW

  Joshua Lusane signs with Campbell University

  Joshua Moore signs with East Georgia State

Americus-Sumter holds community day for basketball

Since the hiring of Michael Hoffpauir back in 2014, the Americus-Sumter Panthers basketball team has seen some of their best seasons in school history.After reaching the state finals this past season, the community wanted to show their love for their team.

  Panthers seeking first state title

The Americus-Sumter Panthers have made history this season, reaching the state championship for the first time since the 50′s.And what better way to possible bring in your first state championship, then to defeat a known rival.

Clinch and Irwin end their season in Final Four

As we’ve said before, a lot of basketball took place this weekend.Valdosta was lucky enough to host four South Georgia teams.

  Calhoun County sends boys and girls basketball to finals

A lot of basketball was played this past weekend, but as the dust settled, only 4 of those 8 South Georgia teams will play for a state championship.Two of those teams, will be the Cougars.

  Lady Bobcats searching for first finals appearance since 2003

The Early County Girls basketball team is on a mission to bring the state title back to Blakely.Just one game away from the big dance, the Bobcats are focusing on their Final Four match-up first.

  Tift County takes home 7th region tournament title in a row

The Tift County Blue Devils boys basketball team has shown their dominance over region one 7-A for the past 7 years.After clinching their 7th region tournament title in a row, the Blue Devils now get the chance to focus on the state tournament.

Dougherty looking for defense to prevail in playoffs

For the past three years, Dougherty head basketball coach Rufus McDuffie has helped lead the Trojans to their best seasons in recent history.Now, the Trojans are getting ready for their second straight playoff appearance.

  Lee County representing well in state playoffs

38 South Georgia teams will be taking part in this years GHSA basketball state playoffs.We start off with the Lee County Trojans.It's been a while since both the girls and boys teams have made it into playoff contention.

Monroe Basketball forfeits games due to ineligible player

As the basketball season begins to wrap-up and teams are getting ready for playoffs, the Monroe Tornadoes look to be out of state playoff contention this season.

Hornets boys basketball getting ready for region race

It's been since 2014 since the Pelham Hornets boys basketball team has been able to clinch the region title.But with a couple of those gridiron greats heading to the court, the Hornets region drought could come to an end.

  Tuesday Night High School basketball scores/highlights

Less than a month remains in the High School basketball regular season. There’s plenty of time for teams to stack up the region wins and position themselves for a spot in the postseason.

Americus-Sumter Basketball getting set for 2019 schedule

The Americus-Sumter Panthers are getting ready to play their first game of the new year this coming Tuesday.

200 and counting

With all the excitement circulating around these South Georgia tournaments, a very special moment occurred for Colquitt County’s Rondesha Williams, who completed a milestone that most coaches only dream of.

  Lee County to host 3rd annual Roundball Classic

The 3rd annual Roundball cCassic will tips Thursday at Lee County High School.The 3-day tourney will feature 8 teams, including 4 out of state teams from Florida, New York and Virginia.

  Annual Tip off Classic showcases 4 high school teams

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.

Albany Tech celebrates homecoming week

It is homecoming week for the Albany Tech Titans.

Albany High's Jordan Young signs with South Georgia State

Albany High Indians power forward Jordan Young is headed to play basketball at the next level.On Wednesday morning, the senior signed with South Georgia State College.

Two Terrell Academy players sign

Terrell Academy basketball stars, Marilauren Farr and Conor Walsh, signed on Friday to play ball college basketball.

Saturday's area high school basketball scores and highlights

Area high school basketball scores from Saturday, February 7, 2015

Mitchell Co., Calhoun Co. win Region 1-A

Just a week ago the Calhoun County Cougars knocked off the Randolph-Clay Red Devils in the regular season finale, to clinch the top seed in the Region 1-A playoffs.On Saturday night, the two rival teams battled again, in Mitchell County. This time for the Region 1-A title and the right to go to state.

The Loud Knight Rises

On Saturday night, the Deerfield-Windsor Knights won the Region 3-AAA Championship over the Terrell Academy Eagles. And they were flanked by a rowdy student section, led by super fan, Mercer Lynn.

Region 1AAAAAA All Region Teams

The Region 1AAAAAA boys and girl All Region Teams and players of the year were released on Sunday.As were, the offensive, defensive, and region player of the year.

Saturday's area high school basketball scores and highlights

Area high school basketball scores from Saturday, February 21, 2015

Friday's area high school basketball scores and highlights

Area high school basketball scores from Friday, February 20, 2015

Knights, Cougars advance in GISA and GHSA; other area scores

DEERFIELD-WINDSOR 32, JOHN MILLEDGE 28 The GISA 3A boys state basketball tournament continued on Saturday, as the Deerfield-Windsor Knights hosted the John Milledge Trojans. The Trojans led by as much as seven in the first half, before four points by Ryan Toole cut the lead to four at half time.

Calhoun Co. wins Class A Public state title

Calhoun Co. knocks off Greenville 84-82 to win 2015 GHSA Class A Public State Title.Copyright 2015 WALB. All rights reserved.

Deerfield-Windsor wins GISA 3A State Championship

On Saturday night at Mercer University in Macon, the Deerfield-Windsor Knights went head to head with the Gatewood Gators for the GISA class 3A state championship.

Turner Co. bid for state title ends with second place finish

Turner Co. Rebels fell to Taylor Co. Vikings in Macon. Turner Co. finishes as runner-up in GHSA Class A Public

Seminole Co. wins Class 2A state championship

Seminole Co. beats Crawford Co. 76-71 to win GHSA Class 2A State Championship.

Three Decades of Success

It's been three decades since coach Gordy Gruhl took over the Deerfield-Windsor Knights. And after thirty years on the job, Gruhl is still making a huge impact on Deerfield-Windsor basketball.

Calhoun County celebrates state title with parade

On Saturday morning, the Calhoun County Cougars celebrated their GHSA Class A Public State Championship with their community. Folks across the county lined the streets for the Calhoun Co. Cougars championship parade.

Westwood girls' perfect season ends in Final Four

On Thursday, Westwood and Bulloch Academy battled in the GISA 3A Final Four in Savannah. Bulloch came in as the defending state champions looking to advance again, while Westwood looked to continue an undefeated season.

Saturday's area high school basketball scores

Area high school basketball scores for Saturday, January 31, 2015

Undefeated 1984 Terrell Co team celebrates title

A perfect season is one of the toughest things to accomplish in any sport.But, in 1984, the Terrell County Greenwaves achieved just that.And on Saturday night, the gang got back together to celebrate for the first time in 30 years."To win a state championship, but then also to win it with an undefeated record," Head Coach Robert Aaron said. "Those records are still there. And it's not that many undefeated championship teams teams in the Georgia High School Association. But we're one of them."...

Westover falls to Tift County Blue Devils

The Westover Patriots host Tift Co. in a south Georgia basketball showdown.

Georgia safety stays with the Bulldogs

Georgia safety Reshad Jones wavered back and forth on staying or leaving for the NFL and made his decision official on Thursday