Lagrange Daily News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/section/SPORTS http://lagrangenews.com/section/SPORTS Thu, 31 Jul 2014 05:46:38 EST 1800 Grangers getting their work done http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50058857/Grangers-getting-their-work-done He's not asking for perfection, not in the first week of preseason practice. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Denson ready to tackle SEC http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50058846/Denson-ready-to-tackle-SEC He's ready to be a Gamecock.LaGrange High running back Mon Denson went to South Carolina for an official visit last weekend, and before he left, he received a scholarship offer. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sisters share the pool again http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50051695/Sisters-share-the-pool-again The sisters were together again.For years, Allie Paschal and Maddie Paschal were both members of the Troup County Sharks swim team. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Godwin earns win in Ironman http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50051932/Godwin-earns-win-in-Ironman A pair of senior standouts on the Callaway High football team had a photo finish in the team's Ironman competition. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cavaliers gearing up for season http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50051934/Cavaliers-gearing-up-for-season Callaway head coach Pete Wiggins wasn't at practice Tuesday, but he had a pretty good excuse. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST LaGrange College offense in good hands http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50045726/LaGrange-College-offense-in-good-hands If you're going to run a pass-happy offense where the running game is an afterthought, having a talented, capable quarterback is a must. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Winning summer for Grangers http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/5155660/Winning-summer-for-Grangers It's been a productive, and winning summer for the LaGrange High boys' basketball team.The Grangers put the wraps on their summer schedule by playing three games at Auburn University on Saturday. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST New look on coaching staff http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50045728/New-look-on-coaching-staff The LaGrange College coaching staff will have a new look to it this season.The biggest change from the start of the 2013 season is the man at the top, with Matt Mumme set to begin his first full season as the head coach. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Panthers ready to soar http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50045724/Panthers-ready-to-soar It was a difficult situation, but LaGrange College head coach Matt Mumme felt the players did a remarkable job of handling things. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sharks swimming at state meet http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50030076/Sharks-swimming-at-state-meet There are plenty of Sharks in the water this weekend.Members of the Troup County Sharks swim team are competing in two state meets this weekend, one in Athens, and one in Cummings. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Purcell claims tournament crown http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50025944/Purcell-claims-tournament-crown LaGrange's Ridge Purcell was the last man standing at the Pomp Shaefer Invitational in Carrollton this week. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Callaway returns to Hogansville http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50026108/Callaway-returns-to-Hogansville They're heading back to Hogansville.For the past several years, the Callaway Cavaliers have played a preseason game at Hendrix Field in Hogansville. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Players put to the test http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50026056/Players-put-to-the-test The format isn't that different from past years, but there was one big change for the Callaway football players as they participated in the team's annual Iron Man competition. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cavaliers look for more success http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50025955/Cavaliers-look-for-more-success When the Callaway Cavaliers walked onto the field for their first preseason practice in 2013, they were hoping the upcoming season will yield big things. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Players put to the test http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50020565/Players-put-to-the-test Flipping the tire the first time is enough of a challenge.Doing it a second time, after making it through an obstacle course on a stifling July morning, is a particularly brutal test. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Troup ready to get started http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50020606/Troup-ready-to-get-started It's go time.The Troup Tigers, along with every other team across the state, will officially kick off preseason practice on Friday. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Thompson at Vanderbilt camp http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50020629/Thompson-at-Vanderbilt-camp One of Troup's players was absent from the Iron Tiger competition the past few days, but he had a pretty good excuse. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Freeman to get his shot as a freshman http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50020550/Freeman-to-get-his-shot-as-a-freshman Former Callaway Cavalier KeShun Freeman wasn't at the ACC media days in Greensboro, N.C., but his name did come up. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Nationals drop one http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50020775/Nationals-drop-one DENVER (AP) - The Colorado Rockies tried a little bit of everything to break out of their funk. They wore their socks high and even engaged in a pregame staring contest. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Team shakes things up http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50013954/Team-shakes-things-up During their summer conditioning program, the LaGrange Grangers did a lot of familiar things, like weight-lifting and other traditional exercise regimens for football players.It wasn't all about the status quo, though. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST