Golf


Bachkosky wins Fla. golf tourney

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Kyle Bachkosky of Peachtree City, GA won the boys 11-13 championship at the Hurricane Junior Gold Tour’s Summer Classic the last weekend of June at the Eagle Creek golf course in Lake Nona, Fla. Bachkosky finished with a two-day total of 142 (74-68) for a ... 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

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

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

Hanson, FPD cap special year with championship

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Wesley Hanson had a feeling that this could be a special year for the FPD golf team. The Vikings were coming off of a second-place finish in the GHSA Class 1A private school tournament in 2016, and the goal for 2017 was to bring home a state championshi... More

Rutland’s Pyon showed poise in winning another state title

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Carol Pyon did not have a good start in this year’s GHSA Class 3A girls golf tournament. The junior from Rutland was at 4 over after the first five holes and ended her front nine at 5 over. At one time on the front nine, she was eight strokes behind the ... More

Perry head coaches Hardy, Tucker moving on

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Brett Hardy has seen football head coaches and athletics directors come and go in 16 years as boys basketball head coach at Perry. But that streak is over. Hardy is no longer the boys basketball head coach at Perry, and Lorne Tucker has resigned as ... More

Middle Georgians honored by Positive Athlete group

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Two Middle Georgia athletes made the statewide list of the most positive high school athletes in the state, according to the Positive Athlete organization. Softball player Karsen Ochs of FPD and boys basketball player Aaron Geter III of Wilkinson County ... More

State champs in review: Seven schools wins first-ever titles in 2016-17

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Lambert’s girls soccer team was among five state champions for the Forsyth County school this academic year. Pope’s championship in Class AAAAAA baseball on Monday put a wrap on the 2016-17 year in Georgia high school sports. ... More

Army all-star bowl game eyes five Middle Georgia players

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Five players from Middle Georgia are among the 400 nominees for the U.S. Army All-American Bowl to be played in January. Offensive linemen Christian Armstrong of Warner Robins, Trey Hill of Houston County and Christian Meadows of Macon County, along with ... More