Powell's big day lifts Lady Cougars Lafayette Christian School’s Miranda Powell hasn’t had any problem finding the net this season, and that didn’t change on Wednesday in the first round of the GISA Class AA state tournament.
Powell scored seven goals to lead Lafayette Christian to an 8-2 victory over Memorial Day at Callaway Stadium.
Lafayette Christian’s other goal was scored by Cloie Yarborough.
Powell now has 28 goals, and she’ll look to add to that total when Lafayette C...
Fast start propels Cougars After scoring a pair of goals in the first minute of the game, the Lafayette Christian School Cougars were on pace to score 160 goals in a first-round state-tournament game against Memorial Day.
The Cougars couldn’t maintain that pace, but they were still awfully impressive in posting a 9-1 victory before an appreciative home crowd at Callaway Stadium.
The Cougars have advanced to the second round, and they’re one victory away from a spot in...
Callaway falls on senior day The Callaway Cavaliers, in a tuneup game for the state tournament that starts next week, fell to the Hardaway Hawks 7-2 on Thursday afternoon.
The Cavaliers were trailing 7-0 in the seventh inning when Kevin Craft came through with a two-run single to put a couple of runs on the board.
The Cavaliers (18-6) were unable to extend the rally, though, as they fell short in their final home game of the regular season.
Callaway will wrap up the re...
Warriors pull away for win The LaGrange Academy Warriors were in a dogfight with Furtah Prep Thursday afternoon.
And then the fourth inning happened.
The Warriors punished the visiting Falcons for 13 runs in the bottom of the fourth inning, turning what had been a tight game into a blowout.
The Warriors went on to win 14-3 in a game that ended after five innings because of the run rule.
The Warriors stayed hot and improved to 6-7, and they continue to make a strong ...
LHS tennis team advances There are only eight boys’ tennis teams left standing in Class AAAA, and the LaGrange Grangers are one of them.
After handling River Ridge 3-1 on Thursday in a second-round matchup, the Grangers are headed to the state quarterfinals.
It was the second straight road victory at state for the Grangers, who finished third in Region 5-AAAA to earn their state invitation.
The Grangers had a massive roster turnover this year following the graduati...
Lady Warriors pull off state win They may be short-handed, but the LaGrange Academy Lady Warriors are finding a way to get it done.
The Lady Warriors have played with just 10 players this season, meaning they’re not only one player short on the field, but there’s no one on the bench to relieve a tired or injured player.
“We talked before the season about, if you don’t want to do it, now’s the time to get out,” LaGrange Academy coach Kristen Lockman said. “But once you star...