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  • Saints Football_Loga.jpg Making the Cut

    A star player for the Valdosta State Blazers, Seantavius Jones has joined the esteemed ranks of the National Football League. Standing 6-foot-3 and weighing 210 pounds, Jones has the perfect frame to be a successful NFL wide receiver.

    July 1, 2014 2 Photos

  • Two wins from glory

    In a city with a rich sports tradition the Valdosta State Club Rugby team badly wants to make a name for itself in TitleTown — on Saturday morning in Aston, Penn., the Blazers' burning desire was on display. VSU cruised to a 3-0 record in pool play of the National Small College Rugby 7s National Tournament with a combined score of 85-17 to secure a spot in today's semifinals.

    June 29, 2014

  • IMG_3188.JPG Brooks takes on TCC in 7 on 7

    Replacing a starting quarterback is a challenging task for any high school coach in the country, but that challenge is even more daunting for Thomas County Central coach Bill Shaver and Brooks County's Maurice Freeman as the two coaches attempt to move forward without two of the greatest quarterbacks in each school's respective history.

    June 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Albritton wins huge honor

     Courtney Albritton was selected from a group of six outstanding female GSC athletes and presented with the honor at the GSC Awards Banquet in Pensacola, Fla.

    June 26, 2014

  • Anthony Folkerts.jpg The Perfect Fit

    Rising senior Anthony Folkerts has one more season to play football for the Valwood Valiants, but he now knows where he will be playing after he graduates next year too. Folkerts verbally committed last week to play for Rutgers University in Piscataway, New Jersey.

    June 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • rp_primary_SouthRegionCoachingStaffoftheYear.png VSU Softball staff named DII South Region Coaching Staff of the Year

    Valdosta State softball Head Coach Thomas Macera and Graduate Assistant Coaches Marti Littlefield and Colette Rollins were collectively named the NCAA Division II South Region Coaching Staff of the Year in an announcement by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association on Wednesday afternoon.

    June 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • VLPRA_Lowndes.jpg VLPRA extends registration for youth football, cheerleading

    June 25, 2014 2 Photos

  • Clinch County’s Johnson commits to South Carolina

    June 25, 2014

  • Valdosta’s Alakulppi qualifies for U.S. Junior Amateur

    June 25, 2014

  • Lebron_free agent.jpg LeBron tells Heat he will become free agent

    June 25, 2014 1 Photo

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