LaGrange Daily News- RSS sports Feed http://lagrangenews.com/section/sports http://lagrangenews.com/section/sports Mon, 25 May 2015 13:43:45 EST 1800 Future Panthers put in the work http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153666438/Future-Panthers-put-in-the-work It was a familiar scene at LaGrange College's practice field, with the coaches encouraging the players and leading them through a handful of drills.There was one big difference, though. Sun, 24 May 2015 12:10:54 EST Troup wrestler ready for next challenge http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153652254/Troup-wrestler-ready-for-next-challenge He's not ready to step away from the wrestling mat.Tyshon Cannon had an exceptional senior season for the Troup High wrestling team, and he isn't done with the sport. Sun, 24 May 2015 12:10:51 EST Ready for a new challenge http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153642273/Ready-for-a-new-challenge LaGrange High will always hold a special place in Todd Herrington's heart. Fri, 22 May 2015 15:50:51 EST Program in fine shape for new coach http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153646896/Program-in-fine-shape-for-new-coach When the LaGrange Grangers convene for the 2016 season, there'll be a new head baseball coach calling the shots. Fri, 22 May 2015 15:45:52 EST Former Tiger chasing a championship http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153626853/Former-Tiger-chasing-a-championship During his final two seasons in high school, Jacob Ozley came close to winning a championship.The Troup Tigers advanced to the final four in 2012 and 2013, and they fell short both years. Thu, 21 May 2015 16:05:54 EST King made the most of his final season http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153625869/King-made-the-most-of-his-final-season He just wanted to contribute.After undergoing Tommy John surgery last summer, former Troup Tiger Josh King knew he wouldn't be ready to pitch when the 2015 season got under way. Thu, 21 May 2015 16:05:53 EST Four Grangers earn all-region honors http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153597737/Four-Grangers-earn-all-region-honors If it was a big game, there was a good chance Tristain Daugherty was going to be on the mound, and that was good news for the LaGrange Grangers. Wed, 20 May 2015 16:05:53 EST Tucker headed to LaGrange College http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153597539/Tucker-headed-to-LaGrange-College Qua Tucker is staying at home.Tucker, a senior at LaGrange High, is going to play soccer in college, and he won't have to leave his hometown to do it. Wed, 20 May 2015 16:05:51 EST Bunn carrying his glove to college http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153576724/Bunn-carrying-his-glove-to-college Having an outfielder like Tyler Bunn is a great comfort for a pitcher. Tue, 19 May 2015 01:55:52 EST Granger competes at state http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153575940/Granger-competes-at-state Devin Bray has taken his final swing, and has attempted his last putt as a member of the LaGrange High golf team.Bray, a senior, participated in the Class AAAAA state tournament in Columbus on Monday, and he shot an 86. Tue, 19 May 2015 01:40:51 EST Young golfers teeing it up http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153554437/Young-golfers-teeing-it-up The ball connected with the club face, traveled about 50 yards, and trickled into a pond. Mon, 18 May 2015 03:30:51 EST Callaway’s Nu-man ready for state tourney http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153554643/Callaways-Nu-man-ready-for-state-tourney He overcame a thumb injury, as well as some stiff competition, to walk away with a region championship.Now, Callaway's Muhammad Nu-man will try to excel on an even bigger stage. Mon, 18 May 2015 03:25:51 EST Academy’s Cottle heading to Truett-McConnell http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153523574/Academys-Cottle-heading-to-Truett-McConnell She's ready for the challenge.Not long after LaGrange Academy's Marybeth Cottle started dribbling a basketball, she decided she wanted to play college basketball one day. Sun, 17 May 2015 23:40:52 EST Cavaliers hit field for spring finale http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153524992/Cavaliers-hit-field-for-spring-finale There was no score being kept, and the stakes obviously aren't as high as they'll be a few months down the road when the season begins, but it was still a game-like feel for the Callaway Cavaliers on Friday. Sun, 17 May 2015 13:35:53 EST Pelham earns another medal at state http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153524963/Pelham-earns-another-medal-at-state In his final high-school competition, LaGrange High's Jonathan Pelham earned a place on the podium. Sun, 17 May 2015 13:35:51 EST Grangers earn spots on podium http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153514960/Grangers-earn-spots-on-podium A trio of LaGrange Grangers found their way to the awards podium on Thursday as the state track meet got under way in Jefferson. Fri, 15 May 2015 00:35:52 EST Cavaliers wrapping up spring practice http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153515149/Cavaliers-wrapping-up-spring-practice The Callaway Cavaliers will put the wraps on their two-week spring-practice period with a scrimmage today.The scrimmage, which will be held on Callaway's practice field, will begin at 4 p.m. Fri, 15 May 2015 00:30:55 EST Panthers chasing an NCAA championship http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153514528/Panthers-chasing-an-NCAA-championship It comes down to this for the LaGrange College Panthers.Through three rounds of the NCAA Division III golf championship at the Grandover Resort (N.C.), the Panthers have put themselves in prime position to capture the title. Fri, 15 May 2015 00:30:53 EST Teammates getting their chance http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153486234/Teammates-getting-their-chance That Taydra Holt was able to play at all her senior season was an accomplishment in itself. Thu, 14 May 2015 14:00:53 EST Local athletes ready for state track meet http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/153489147/Local-athletes-ready-for-state-track-meet It's race day.The boys' state track and field meet gets under way today in Jefferson, and it will go through Saturday, with competitors from all six classifications in Georgia participating. Thu, 14 May 2015 14:00:51 EST