Pope’s Josh Lowe named baseball player of the year

Pope’s Josh Lowe makes the throw from third to first during the first game against Walton in the Class AAAAAA baseball championship in Marietta May 21, 2016. (Jonathan Phillips/Special to AJC) Josh Lowe of Cobb County’s Pope High School has been named the 2015-16 Gatorade Georgia Baseball Player of the Year. Lowe joins an ... More

AAAA baseball: Locust Grove wins title

With their championship hopes on the line, Locust Grove coach Stephen Phillips didn’t think twice about sending senior Christian Young to the mound for the decisive game. The left-hander responded with five strong innings and helped the Wildcats to a 3-1 victory over Buford to win the Class AAAA baseball championship. The two teams had ... More