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Oliver continues to swing away

Jackson Oliver began the season on a hot streak, and he hasn’t slowed down since.Oliver, a sophomore from Troup High, has enjoyed an exceptional season for the Columbus State baseball team.Oliver, who has played in all 43 of the team’s games, is hitting .417, and he has four home runs and 51 RBIs.Oliver has also scored 38 runs, and he has 18 stolen bases.Heading into today’s doubleheader against the University of South Carolina-Aik...

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Cavs eye region crown

The Callaway Cavaliers are closing in on a region championship.They’d hoped to take a big step toward achieving that goal on Friday, but their game against Rockmart was postponed because of rain and will be made up on Tuesday at home.Callaway’s next game will be a huge one.On Monday, Callaway will host Central-Carroll in a match-up of the region’s top two teams.While the Cavaliers are leading the region with a 10-1 record, Central-...

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Tigers, Grangers meet today

It’ll be a Saturday-afternoon showdown at Troup High.Troup and LaGrange were both scheduled to face off Friday in the second of their two regular-season meetings, but that game was rained out.Instead, the two teams will play today at Troup, with the first pitch set for 5:30 p.m.It’s a key game for both teams as they battle for playoff position in Region 5-AAAA.LaGrange, Troup and Alexander are tied for third place in the region at 7-5, a...

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Seniors honored

After Thursday’s game ended, seven LaGrange High players were recognized during the team’s senior-day ceremony.The seniors are Caleb Buchanan, Wynton Heard, Hakeem Stargell, Logan Hood, Chas Pardue, John Patterson and Austin Rogers.Buchanan and Stargell each had two-run home runs to help the Grangers win 9-7.Stargell’s home run came in the first inning, and Buchanan hit his in the fourth inning to give LaGrange an 8-7 lead.“T...

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LHS runners race to titles

It was a championship kind of day for a pair of LaGrange High senior runners.Sarah Bearden captured a pair of first-place finishes during the Region 5-AAAA girls meet on Thursday, while Andrew Coggins claimed two region championships on the boys’ side.The top four finishers in each event qualified for the state sectional that will be held April 26 in Carrollton.Bearden won her titles in the 1,600-meter run and the 3,200-meter run.In the 3,200,...

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Cavs take another step

The Callaway Cavaliers used an explosive eighth inning to move a step closer to a region championship.The Cavaliers and Haralson County Rebels were deadlocked at 4-4 through seven innings, so it was on to extra innings.In the top of the eighth, the Cavaliers broke through for nine runs, and they went on to claim a 13-4 victory.The Cavaliers moved to 8-1 in Region 4-AAA, and they remained atop the standings with games remaining against Rockmart, Central-Carroll...

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Troup gets 1-0 win

Thanks to a brilliant pitching performance from Bo Halcomb, the one run the Troup Tigers scored in Thursday’s game against Fayette County was enough.Jonathan Foster hit a solo home run in the top of the seventh, and that was enough to give the Tigers a 1-0 victory in the Region 5-AAAA game.It was a crucial win for the Tigers, who are battling for a playoff spot in the region.The Tigers improved to 7-5 in the region, and they’re in a three-way tie f...

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