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Brookwood girls eliminate Lowndes, 4-1
The Lowndes varsity girls’ soccer team fell short of reaching its first-ever Class AAAAAA Final Four.
VLPRA reveals Master Plan
Authority board members peered for into the future of Lowndes County's parks and recreation system for roughly an hour on Thursday evening as a representative from Lose & Associates presented a summary of the hurdles and opportunity that awaits the VLPRA (Valdosta-Lowndes Parks and Recreation Authority) over the course of the next six year.
VSU softball has three named to All-South Region
Less than three hours before they took the field to open the South Region 1 tournament at Steel’s Diamond against Albany State, three Valdosta State softball players were named to the All-South Region First Team.
VSUBaseball wins GSC Championship
Hunter Thompson's two-run single in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted Valdosta State to a 5-4 win over Delta State in the Gulf South Conference Tournament Championship game at Cole Field Thursday afternoon.
Valiants back at work
There will be no disappointing season for the Valwood Valiants in 2013. Not if head coach Ashley Henderson has anything to say about it.
Lowndes girls host Brookwood tonight in Elite 8
The Lowndes girls’ soccer team has never been here under coach Chris Willis.
Coming off a record fifth straight Gulf South Conference championship and having the ability to play at home this weekend, the Valdosta State softball team is flying high, feeling confident heading into this weekend’s South Sub-Region 1 Tournament at Steel’s Diamond at Blazer Park.
Vikings sweep Alcovy
Cory Pope gave the Lowndes Vikings everything they needed in game one of Wednesday’s doubleheader against the Alcovy Tigers. Then in game two, Lowndes’ offense came alive and provided plenty of support as the Vikings swept Alcovy 2-0 and 8-1 in the second round of the Class AAAAAA state playoffs at Noel George Field.
With the sweep, the Vikings advance to the Elite 8 — the state quarterfinals — where they will face either Roswell or Mill Creek, who will meet in a doubleheader today in Hoschton, on Tuesday.
Former Vikette Santana named A-Sun Scholar Athlete of the Year
Former Lowndes Vikette softball player and current Mercer Lady Bear Sarah Santana was named the Atlantic Sun Conference Scholar Athlete of the Year, an honor that came less than a week after being named to the 2013 First Team Capital One Academic All-District IV.
Berrien swept by Jeff Davis, 9-4 and 3-2
Berrien’s baseball team, ranked No. 1 in Class AA, was swept by Jeff Davis High School in the second round of the Class AA state playoffs Wednesday afternoon. The Rebels lost game one 9-4 before falling 3-1 in game two.
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