High school sports briefs – March 25

FAYETTE COUNTY BASEBALL: Lost to Lovejoy 8-4, as Chris Jones was 2-for-3 with a home run and Kameron Barlow was 2-for-3. In a 15-6 win over Sandy Creek, Alex Adorno went 3-for-4 with a grand slam and six RBI. Jones, Damon Haskett and Micah Sander had two hits each. Austin “Bobo” Spruill picked up the […]

High school sports calendar

MONDAY, MARCH 17 Baseball: McIntosh at Creekside; Mount Zion at Whitewater. Golf: Northgate vs. Starr’s Mill (Braelinn); McIntosh at Fayette County (Whitewater). Lacrosse: East Coweta at Whitewater (girls). Soccer: OLM at Walker. * TUESDAY, MARCH 18 Baseball: Lovejoy at Fayette County; Paideia at Landmark; OLM at ELCA. Golf: OLM at Woodland (Crystal Lake). Lacrosse: Starr’s […]

Sports briefs – March 16

FAYETTE COUNTY (baseball) lost 6-1 to Lovejoy Thursday. Only one of the Lovejoy runs was earned, according to coach Frank Dixon, who said, “Every team has days when things do not click and this was ours.” Chris Jones and Jordan Coleman had the only two hits for the Tigers. McINTOSH (girls lacrosse) won big Thursday […]

Sports briefs – March 14

WHITEWATER (baseball) defeated Union Grove Union Grove 7-2 Tuesday night. Ethan Gillis and John Hendershot combined to stifle the opposition on the mound, and the Wildcat bats came to life in the third. Nick Fuerstenau got the inning going with a solo home run, and the rest of the Wildcat hitters joined in with multiple […]

Sports briefs – March 13

FAYETTE COUNTY (baseball) defeated Greenville Tuesday night behind Jordan Coleman’s complete-game no-hitter. Chris Jones was 2-for-2 with a homer and 5 RBI, and Wahid Ali also homered. STARR’S MILL (girls lacrosse) beat Columbus 19-4 Tuesday. Leading goal scorers were Meghan Mills and Katie Buck, and Madeline Scheinost was solid in goal. SANDY CREEK (boys soccer) […]

Sports briefs – March 12

STARR’S MILL (track) competed at the Mill Creek meet Saturday. Madeline Hammond was second in the high jump; Alexis Farley was fourth in the long jump and second in the triple jump; Taylor Brunskole was fourth in the 110 hurdles and fifth in the 300 hurdles; Annika Strauss was fourth in the pole vault; Jolene […]

Williams’ hoops career progressing at PCC

A former Fayette County basketball standout is making his mark at the college level in 2014. Corey Williams is a freshman at Pensacola Christian College and has become a bigger presence on the floor as the season has progressed. He has appeared in 24 games so far, averaging just over 11 minutes and three points […]

Sports briefs – March 11

McINTOSH (boys lacrosse) lost 12-5 to Harrison Friday night. The Chiefs were led by Cameron Scott’s 15 saves as goalie. WHITEWATER (girls soccer) lost 4-0 to Union Grove Friday. WHITEWATER (boys lacrosse) defeated Campbell 14-3 Friday to improve its record to 3-2 on the season. LANDMARK (track) hosted seven varsity teams Saturday and finished third […]

High school sports calendar

MONDAY, MARCH 10 BASEBALL: Drew at McIntosh; Whitewater at Forest Park. GOLF: Pike County at Fayette County (Whitewater).. LACROSSE: Starr’s Mill at Whitewater (boys); Whitewater at Hillgrove (girls). SOCCER: Whitewater at Tucker. * TUESDAY, MARCH 11 BASEBALL: Fayette County at Greenville; East Coweta at Sandy Creek; Landmark at Strong Rock; Paideia at OLM. GOLF: Sandy […]

Sports briefs – March 8

STARR’S MILL (girls soccer) picked up a 3-0 forfeit win against Forest Park Friday, improving the team’s record to 7-1-0 overall and 2-0-0 in the region. LANDMARK (girls soccer) won 10-0 Friday over Langston Hughes. LANDMARK (boys soccer) defeated Langston Hughes 3-0. The War Eagles led 1-0 at halftime. Spencer Geerlings, Bassel Hojeij and Gained […]