COLUMBUS – After vanquishing the first five opponents on their schedule, the Troup Tigers finally met their match.
COLUMBUS - Their quest for a second consecutive region soccer championship has hit a speed bump.
It'll be a short road trip for the LaGrange College Panthers.After beating Maryville to win the USA South championship on Saturday, the Panthers knew they were headed to the NCAA Division III national tournament.
The LaGrange High boys' tennis team maintained its perfect start to the season with a home win over Central-Carroll on Monday.The Grangers didn't drop a match while improving to 3-0 on the young season.
Thanks to some lock-down pitching from Tristain Daugherty and Logan Moody, the LaGrange Grangers have their first win of the season.
It's all about getting hot at the right time.The LaGrange College Panthers dropped four consecutive games in late January and early February, leaving them in danger of missing out on the USA South conference tournament.
The LaGrange College golf team kicked the spring season off in style, using a strong final round to take the top spot in the Callaway Gardens Intercollegiate Invitational on Sunday.
The Callaway Cavaliers bounced back in fine fashion from their first loss of the season.On Friday, the Cavaliers fell behind 4-0 to Hardaway, and while they fought back to make things interesting, they lost 4-2.
They avoided a sweep.The LaGrange College Panthers lost a pair of baseball games to Maryville on Saturday, meaning they needed to bounce back on Sunday to avoid getting swept in the three-game series.
It's five up, and five down for the Troup Tigers.
They were hoping for some more home-court magic.On Tuesday, the LaGrange Academy Lady Warriors overcame a slow start to beat Piedmont 39-35 in the opening round of the GISA Class AA state tournament.
They're one win away from a second straight conference championship.
ACWORTH – It was there for the taking.
The LaGrange Grangers only got one shot at the Troup Tigers this season, and they ended up losing that game on Monday.
They're one win from the final four.
Their hopes for a repeat title are alive and well.The LaGrange College Panthers opened play in the USA South men's tournament on Thursday with a 73-63 victory over Piedmont at Averett University in Virginia.
SAVANNAH – They met their match.The Callaway Cavaliers made the trip to Savannah on Wednesday hoping to extend their season and reach the semifinals of the Class AAA state tournament, but it wasn't meant to be.
They've taken the first step toward another region championship.
It was a miserable evening.The temperature was hovering just a shade above freezing, and it was raining hard.
It's game day once again.
The path to the final four will run through Acworth for the LaGrange Grangers.
He's been in a few big games over the years.
Spurred on by a boisterous student cheering section, the LaGrange Academy Lady Warriors kept their season alive with a hard-fought win over Piedmont Academy in the opening round of the GISA Class AA state tournament on Tuesday.
Callaway High freshman Zoe Howard couldn't be there for Tuesday's soccer match against Haralson County, but she was in the thoughts of her teammates.
The LaGrange High tennis teams got the best of Northside in Region 1-AAAAA action on Tuesday.In the boys' match, the Grangers earned a 4-1 win, while the Lady Grangers secured a 3-2 victory.