Baseball


Windsor’s Bill Beatty settling in for first season as a head coach

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Bill Beatty has been a head coach before, so being in charge is nothing new. But that was in baseball, and Beatty is entering his first season as a football head coach. That begins Aug. 11 when his Windsor team travels to Heritage for the first game of the ... More

Former Panther signs minor league deal

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here It has been a whirlwind month for Artemis Kadkhodaian. The former Starr’s Mill baseball standout, who graduated in the spring from the University of West Georgia, signed a minor league contract June 30 with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim as an undrafted free ... More

New HOF class announced

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here The 2017 inductees in the McIntosh High School Hall of Fame have been announced in advance of the seventh annual induction weekend, scheduled for Oct. 13-14. This year’s Distinguished Alumni is Brycen Counts (1992) — Jr. Olympian during high school in gymnast... More

State championships and close calls, Middle Georgia’s best of 2016-17

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here As we finished off the All-Middle Georgia individual honors for the 2016-17 school year last week, we wanted to look back at the top teams from the area for the past school year. It was a terrific year for teams in Middle Georgia with several state champion... More

Georgia quarterbacks Lawrence, Jones to draw ESPN cameras in August

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Trevor Lawrence of Cartersville and Emory Jones of Heard County are two of Georgia’s most highly rated high school quarterbacks. ESPN will be coming to Cartersville on Aug. 26 to televise their games. Heard County will play Saraland of ... More

Tattnall Square’s Rodgers shows leadership, gets his championship

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Selby Buck Award winners 2017: Christian Rodgers, Tattnall Square, football and wrestling; Kate Patterson, FPD, basketball and soccer 2016: Quintez Cephus, Stratford, football, basketball and track 2015: Justin Smith, West Laurens, football, basketball and ... More

Blair steps up for Tattnall Square with dominant senior season

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here All-Middle Georgia baseball team Player of the Year: Matt Blair, Tattnall Square Coach of the Year: Joey Hiller, Tattnall Square First team Gabe Holt, Veterans, Sr. SS Holt, who signed with Texas Tech, hit .455 with seven home runs, 52 runs scored, 51 hits, ... More

Northside’s John Wharton a standout on court and in the classroom

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here A great tennis player wins a lot. A great student has a superb grade point average. John Wharton is both. The Northside graduate finished his tennis career without a loss, four years of varsity tennis without an L. And when graduation rolled ... More

Kinamon named All-Pac 12

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here McIntosh graduate Duke Kinamon just wrapped up a stellar collegiate baseball season as his team saw exceptional success as well. The Stanford sophomore was selected to the All-Pac 12 team a couple of weeks ago along with five of his teammates. The Cardinal ... More

Freedman sterling again for Stratford girls tennis program

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here It’s safe to say that tennis is a way of life for Stratford’s Eliza Freedman. And the Eagles standout continues to soak in the enjoyment of playing the sport and coming through with results at a high level. Freedman, who has played tennis since ... More