They're one win away from a championship.
The LaGrange Academy Warriors have put the wraps on a successful regular season, and now they'll look to carry the momentum into the state playoffs.
While the Callaway Cavaliers will be back home for their second-round state playoff series, the Troup Tigers will be on the road.
They knew what they had to do.After dropping the first game of a state-playoff series to Adairsville, the Callaway Cavaliers needed to come back and win two in a row to keep their season alive, and that's what they did.
The LaGrange Grangers fought back to make the series go the distance, but they were unable to finish things off against Evans.
Sam Bowie and Jonathan Pelham are going to be busy men at the state track finals.Those two are among the five LaGrange athletes who have qualified for the state finals that will be held in Jefferson May 14-16.
They're moving on.The Troup Tigers have advanced to the second round of the state playoffs after sweeping the Marist War Eagles in a home double-header on Friday.
With the season, and his high-school career on the line, Callaway's Kevin Craft threw a gem.
The season came to an end for the LaGrange Grangers on Friday in an elimination game in the state baseball playoffs.LaGrange and Evans split a doubleheader on Thursday, forcing a decisive Game 3 on Friday.
Coming off the two most successful seasons in school history, the Lafayette Christian School Cougars are back at work.The Cougars, who have made two consecutive trips to the state semifinals, will wrap up spring practice today.
With the season on the line, the ball was in Tristain Daugherty's hands, and that was good news for the LaGrange Grangers.
The match wasn't even a minute old, and the Callaway Lady Cavaliers were already staring at a one-goal deficit.
The road has been kind to the Troup Tigers over the years.The Tigers made it to the state semifinals in 2012 and 2013, despite playing every series on the road.
If heading into the state playoffs with momentum means anything, than the Callaway Cavaliers should be in good shape.The Cavaliers lost a road game to the Cedartown Bulldogs 2-0 on April 11, but they haven't lost since.
They came home with the trophy.The LaGrange Grangers headed to Harris County for the Region 1-AAAAA boys track meet last week, and by the time the final event had been contested, they were second to none.
Jenna Bragg is heading off to play college soccer, and she won't have to go far to do it.Bragg, a senior at Lafayette Christian School, has signed a letter of intent to play soccer at Point University.
The Callaway Lady Cavaliers are hoping for some home-field magic today.
They're tested and ready to go.
She had a chance to end it.
When Tristain Daugherty takes the mound, it's a comforting feeling for the LaGrange Grangers.
They're not ready for it to end.The LaGrange Grangers will head to Wrens today for the opening round of the Class AAAAA state soccer tournament.
It was a big day for the LaGrange Academy baseball team, which swept a doubleheader from Solid Rock and clinched home-field advantage for the state playoffs in the process.
They've been here before.During their first two seasons on the LaGrange High soccer team, Lauren Yates and Lauren Robinson were part of teams that reached the state tournament.
The Callaway Cavaliers lost the game, but coach Jake Hembree wasn't disappointed.In their final game of the regular season last week, the Cavaliers pushed the LaGrange Grangers to overtime before losing 1-0.
They were back on the turf at Callaway Stadium for a football game, although the stakes aren't nearly as high as they'll be four months from now when they open the season.