Lagrange Daily News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://lagrangenews.com/section/SPORTS http://lagrangenews.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:10:48 EST 1800 Panthers looking to end skid http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50515273/Panthers-looking-to-end-skid It has been a difficult few weeks for the LaGrange College Panthers.After starting the season 3-1, the Panthers have lost back-to-back games, and they've also been hit hard by injuries. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:46:13 EST Cavaliers breeze to homecoming win http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50518418/Cavaliers-breeze-to-homecoming-win They made it look easy.The Callaway Cavaliers gave the fans a show on homecoming night, overwhelming the Rockmart Yellow Jackets 51-14. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:46:09 EST Special day for Godwin http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50515308/Special-day-for-Godwin With those who have played such a big part in his life looking on, Callaway High's Terry Godwin was presented with a very special jersey Friday afternoon. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:46:03 EST Cavaliers ready for region test http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50511535/Cavaliers-ready-for-region-test The Callaway Cavaliers haven't lost a region game since the 2011 season.They're hoping that streak will still be intact by the time tonight's game against the Rockmart Yellow Jackets comes to a close. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 02:48:06 EST Troup bows out at state http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50511529/Troup-bows-out-at-state ATLANTA - The season came to a close for the Troup High softball team, which lost a doubleheader to Marist on Thursday in the first round of the Class AAAA state tournament. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 02:47:05 EST County champions are crowned http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50511551/County-champions-are-crowned It was the narrowest of margins.When the final results had been tabulated at the county cross-country championship on Thursday at Troup High, one tiny point separated the girls' teams from Callaway and LaGrange. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 02:46:04 EST Pushing the Patriots to the limit http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50511358/Pushing-the-Patriots-to-the-limit They had a chance.With less than five minutes remaining in Thursday night's showdown with Sandy Creek, the Troup Tigers had the ball trailing by three points. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 02:39:05 EST Callaway, LaGrange fall in state tourney http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50502309/Callaway-LaGrange-fall-in-state-tourney The season came to a close for the Callaway and LaGrange High softball teams on Wednesday.Callaway fell to Calhoun in the first round of the Class AAA playoffs, while LaGrange lost to Greenbrier in the Class AAAAA tournament. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:25:04 EST He’s a Troup fixture http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50502264/Hes-a-Troup-fixture As the Troup Tigers prepared for the 2012 season, first-year head coach Lynn Kendall was looking for a quarterback.The man he ultimately tasked for the job was an untested sophomore named Will Smith. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:24:08 EST Another huge challenge http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50502210/Another-huge-challenge The Troup Tigers knew the road to the state playoffs wouldn't be an easy one.The region Troup plays in has been referred to as the SEC West of high-school football, and that's a pretty good analogy. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:24:04 EST Panthers surge to third spot http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50497125/Panthers-surge-to-third-spot Facing a field that included many of the top NCAA Division III golf teams in the country, the LaGrange College Panthers held their own. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:08:04 EST Grangers running strong http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50497101/Grangers-running-strong LaGrange High's Sam Bowie delivered another terrific performance to lead his team during the Asics Cross Country Invitational on Saturday in Douglasville. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:08:02 EST Godwin looks right at home http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50497129/Godwin-looks-right-at-home Finding a way to get the ball into Terry Godwin's hands is a weekly challenge for Callaway offensive coordinator Matt Napier. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:07:05 EST Homecoming test for Callaway http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50497133/Homecoming-test-for-Callaway They're hoping it's a happy homecoming. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:07:02 EST Troup looks to keep season alive http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50489047/Troup-looks-to-keep-season-alive The Troup Lady Tigers have made it to the state softball playoffs for the first time since the 2009 season, and that's a noteworthy accomplishment. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 23:22:06 EST Callaway ready for playoffs http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50488813/Callaway-ready-for-playoffs It's a big-time challenge. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 23:22:04 EST Hoping for state success http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50489174/Hoping-for-state-success It's her final go-around.LaGrange High's Makenzie Traylor has enjoyed plenty of success during her time on the softball team, and she's preparing for her fourth trip to the state playoffs. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 23:22:02 EST Poor second half sinks Troup http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50482718/Poor-second-half-sinks-Troup COLLEGE PARK - The Troup Tigers have been a terrific second-half team this season, but the final two quarters did not go their way on Friday against Woodward Academy. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:42:02 EST Carver pulls away from LaGrange http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50482730/Carver-pulls-away-from-LaGrange COLUMBUS - They hung in there for awhile.Hoping to pull off a huge road win Friday night against Carver, the LaGrange Grangers took the lead early in the second quarter on a long scoring pass from Jatori Boykin to Laperion Perry. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:41:05 EST Cavaliers get first region win http://lagrangenews.com/news/sports/50482737/Cavaliers-get-first-region-win CEDARTOWN - Step one is in the books.The Callaway Cavaliers came into the season hopeful of capturing a third consecutive region championship. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:41:04 EST