Georgia Sports

Area Boys Soccer Teams Advance to GHSA Second Round

The first round of the GHSA boys soccer state championship took place Wednesday and a handful of area teams have advanced to the next round. In 4A, Columbus beat Cross Creek, 11-0. They'll host Marist in the next round. Shaw beat…

CSU Tennis Teams to Host NCAA Matches

The Columbus State tennis teams will be at home for the first part of the NCAA Division II Tournament. The teams learned their fates during Tuesday night's Selection Show. The men…

Georgia's Sydni Emanuel Selected in National Pro Fastpitch Draft

Georgia softball senior Sydni Emanuel was selected as the 16th pick of the National Pro Fastpitch Draft on Monday night by the Akron Racers. Georgia has had 17 Bulldogs play professionally, as five former players were on active rosters last season.…

Area Tennis Teams Advance to GHSA Elite Eight

The GHSA state tennis tournament continued on Monday with a number of area teams punching their ticket to the Elite Eight. In 4A, the Columbus boys advanced with a 3-2 win over Blessed Trinity while the girls also advanced with…

Former Hardaway Standout Earns SEC Co-Player of the Week

A former Hardaway baseball player continues to make an impression at the college level. Auburn player Josh Anthony has been named the SEC co-player of the week after an impressive four game performance. Anthony batted .688 with three doubles, one…

Red Bests Black For G-Day Win

Team Red defeated Team Black by a 25-22 score in front of 66,133 fans at Sanford Stadium in the University of Georgia’s annual G-Day football game to close out spring practice on Saturday afternoon. A late nine-play drive for the…

GHSA Sets 1st Round Schedule of State Soccer Tournament

The GHSA Boys and Girls Soccer brackets have been set and the first round begins this week. A handful of area teams will look to win a state title.   5A schedule: Whitewater @ Harris County boys Starr's Mill @…

UGA Football Signee Released from National Letter of Intent

University of Georgia football signee D’Antne Demery has been released from his National Letter of Intent according to an announcement by UGA head coach Kirby Smart. The release follows Demery's arrest Saturday night on charges of simple battery, criminal trespass-damaged…

Area Female Athletes Recognized at Annual Luncheon

Recognition for their hard work. That's what area athletes were celebrating on Thursday as the 2nd annual Columbus Valley Area high school female awards luncheon was held. Each of the 24 schools…

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