Shane Thomas | The Valdosta Daily TimesValdosta State center Kwajelin Farrar (10) works in the post against Shorter's Chatham Brown (12) during a game Saturday at The Complex. Farrar finished with 19 points, nine rebounds and two blocks in the Blazers' 89-57 win.
VALDOSTA –– Three players that starred for the No. 8 Lowndes Vikings on Friday nights earned Georgia All-State recognition for their 2020 campaigns over the weekend.
LAKELAND –– The Lanier County Bulldogs returned from their last second loss at Turner County on Friday with their 71-56 win over the Charlton County Indians on Saturday.
QUITMAN –– After reaching their second consecutive state championship, the Brooks County Trojans saw four of their players make it on the All-State football team.
VALDOSTA –– Sam Millsap is a dominant guard for the Highland Christian Academy Eagles. This is his first year with the Eagles, but watching his game, you would not be able to tell that.
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VALDOSTA –– Fresh off a huge 63-57 win at then-No. 16 Lee on Saturday, the No. 10 Valdosta State women's basketball team returns home to host Shorter in a pair of Gulf South Conference games this weekend. Friday's game is set for 7 p.m., while Saturday's game is scheduled for a 2 p.m. tip.
VALDOSTA –– The No. 19-ranked Valdosta State men's basketball team will look to bounce back with a road weekend matchup against Shorter Friday, Jan. 22 at 6 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 23 at 2 p.m. in Rome, Ga.
The Valdosta State men's basketball team started last week on a high note, beating rival West Florida 95-83. Unfortunately, those good vibrations were short-lived as the Blazers were swept by the Lee Flames over the weekend.
DASHER –– The Highland Christian Eagles (5-1, 4-1 Region) celebrated and danced on their rival’s home floor, as Jack Millsap hit a game-winning 3-pointer as the clock struck zero to stun the Georgia Christian Generals (5-1, 1-1) 58-57 on Friday.
CLEVELAND, Tenn. –– Behind a double-double from Valdosta State graduate transfer Kwajelin Farrar and 19 points from senior Kayla Bonilla, the No. 8 Lady Blazers responded following the first loss of the season Friday, with a 63-57 victory at No. 16 Lee Saturday afternoon.
VALDOSTA –– The Lee Flames (4-1 Gulf South Conference) took the fire from the No. 5-ranked Valdosta State Blazers (6-2 GSC), serving them consecutive losses in a weekend sweep.
QUITMAN –– The Lanier County Bulldogs (9-2, 6-0 Region 1-A) continued their reign over Region 1A, needing a second-half comeback to escape Quitman with a 69-67 victory over Brooks County Tuesday night.
VALDOSTA –– With a perfect and Gulf South Conference-best 7-0 record, the No. 8 Valdosta State women's basketball team continues on the road this week, as it travels to No. 16 Lee for a pair of key GSC games. Friday's game is set for a 6 p.m. tip, while Saturday's contest is scheduled for a …
VALDOSTA –– The Aucilla Christian Lady Warriors made the trip up to Highland Christian from Monticello in search of a win, and they did just that, edging the Lady Eagles 41-35 on Monday.
No. 9 Valdosta State men’s basketball improved to 5-0 on the season with a pair of wins against the Shorter Hawks over the weekend.
VALDOSTA –– Redshirt sophomore Jakari Gallon posted a double-double in No. 9 Valdosta State's 86-70 win over Shorter Saturday afternoon.
VALDOSTA –– In their first home game in 311 days, the ninth-ranked Valdosta State Blazers (4-0) surged to a 99-85 win against the Shorter Hawks (1-2) Friday night.
VALDOSTA –– The Valdosta High boys and girls basketball teams extended their respective winning streaks to six with double-digit wins against Berrien County Tuesday night.
VALDOSTA –– The Valdosta State women’s basketball team begins a four-game road trip with a pair of games Jan. 8-9 at Shorter. Friday’s game is set for 6 p.m., while Saturday’s contest is a 2 p.m. tip.
VALDOSTA –– The No. 9-ranked Valdosta State men's basketball team opens up play at home with a Gulf South Conference matchup against Shorter Friday, Jan. 8 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 9 at 2 p.m. at The Complex.
Valdosta State women's basketball is on a roll, winners of five straight games heading into a two-game road trip at Shorter this week.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Valdosta State men's basketball senior Imoras Agee was named Gulf South Conference Player of the Week, respectively, announced by the conference office Tuesday.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. –– The No. 11 Blazers will return home with two more wins under its belt after a 99-72 win Sunday afternoon in Montgomery, Ala. to cap of their weekend doubleheader.
VALDOSTA –– The Valdosta State Lady Blazers (5-0 Gulf South Conference) continued their winning ways, sweeping the Auburn Montgomery Lady Warhawks (0-4) with a 66-47 win Sunday afternoon.
ADEL –– For the first time in the 2020-21 season, the Tift County Blue Devils and Lady Devils played the same opponent on the same night. Both will be eager to repeat the experience as Tift swept Cook Wednesday, the Lady Devils winning 59-17 and the Devils earning a 56-31 victory.
VALDOSTA –– Though the season may not have gone how Georgia Christian had anticipated it to be collectively, seven players were recognized for their individual performances in 2020.
Going into her second knee surgery, Sarah Ashlee Barker worried any future dreams of playing basketball were over.
VALDOSTA –– Twins Caleb and Courtney McCormick are forwards for the Highland Christian Eagles and Lady Eagles basketball teams.
Suwanee County local Nicholas David Carlucci won a silver medal at the World Master IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship in Orlando, Fla. Carlucci is the owner of Florida Roof Masters, LLC., in Live Oak, Fla., and is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu purple belt. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the worlds tournam…
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