Despite three home runs and a 3-0 lead through four innings, the No. 9 Valdosta State softball team was unable to hang on in an 8-4 loss to No. 2 North Georgia in an elimination game Friday afternoon in the 2021 NCAA Division II National Championship.
With the program’s fifth South Region title in a thrilling doubleheader sweep of rival West Florida Saturday, the No. 9 Valdosta State softball team learned Saturday evening it is the No. 8-seed in the NCAA Division II Softball National Championship, scheduled for May 27-31 at The Assembly Athletic
The stage was set at the PGA National Champion course on Friday. With the score tied at two matches apiece between Georgia Southwestern State University and Arkansas Tech University, the NCAA Division II Men’s Golf National Championship would be decided by the final pairing and the final three holes
The No. 9 Valdosta State softball team earned the No. 2-seed in the upcoming NCAA Division II South Regional, scheduled for May 19-22, at Steel’s Diamond at Blazer Park, announced Sunday evening by the NCAA.
The No. 2 Valdosta State softball dropped a 5-3 decision in the regular season finale Sunday at No. 18 Alabama Huntsville. With the loss, VSU shares the regular season Gulf South Conference title with Auburn Montgomery as both teams finished 25-5 in league play.
The South Georgia Technical College Lady Jets turned a narrow three-point first-half lead into a rousing 87 – 59 victory over the NJCAA Region 10 champion Spartanburg Methodist Lady Pioneers in the Hangar Saturday.
You could call Valdosta State softball’s 2021 season the Lady Blazers’ revenge tour. After the pandemic ended their season so abruptly the number four ranked team in the nation is roaring back with a vengeance.
The South Georgia Technical College Lady Jets earned their fifth consecutive NJCAA Region 17 tournament championship but it took a last-second three-point shot by Imani McNeal to force the game into overtime and allow the Lady Jets to pull off a hard-fought 80 - 71 overtime.
The struggle was real after undergoing surgery for two torn ACLs in two years and at times Kamya Hollingshed doubted if she would ever be able to return to the basketball court as a player for the South Georgia Technical College Lady Jets.
A very poor three-point shooting percentage left the South Georgia Technical College Jets on the losing end of the stick Thursday night as the East Georgia State College Bobcats clawed their way to an 83 – 72 victory in Swainsboro.
Valdosta State the host location for the South Regional Tournament, and the men played host to West Georgia. But in the fifth go around this season between the Blazers and Wolves, West Georgia proved to be too much for VSU.
The men from Americus found a level of success in the 2021 season, that they hadn’t seen in years. Georgia Southwestern Men’s Basketball finished with a winning season, played for the Peach Belt Conference championship, and returned to the NCAA DII Men’s Basketball Tournament.
Three losses to nationally ranked teams within 12 days dropped the South Georgia Technical College Lady Jets from 5th in the nation to the number 10 spot in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division 1 Women’s basketball rankings.
South Georgia Technical College Jets interim head basketball coach Chris Ballauer and the 2021 Jets came away with two big wins over the 21st national ranked South Georgia State College Hawks this past week.
Albany State Men’s Basketball team is facing its first postponement since the season restart. They were supposed to host Savannah State University Wednesday night until COVID-19 concerns popped up for the Tigers.
Nearly a year later, and opening day for the 2021 college baseball season is just days away. The Albany State Golden Rams are eager to return to the diamond and reclaim the conference for the first time since 2018.
After the National Signing Day, a lot of South Georgia talent is staying right here in South Georgia for the 2021 football season. The Albany State Golden Rams adding 12 recruits from the state of Georgia to their 2021 rosters.