Valley Preps Blog
Posted by David Mitchell on March 7, 2014
MACON, Ga. Kendrick High seniors Kahlia Lawrence and Deja Cheatham stood in the tunnel after their Class AA state championship game against Wesleyan on Friday, barely able to contain their emotion.
This time, they were tears of joy.
The Lady Cherokees completed a perfect season with a 69-58 victory over Wesleyan at the Macon Centreplex, winning their first state championship since 2008 and second overall. It was only the second girls title for the city of Columbus and snapped a streak of six consecutive state championships for the Lady Wolves, who had won 10 of 12 going into the contest.
Posted by David Mitchell on March 6, 2014
The Lady Blue Devils were within two points when senior leader Jacqueria Gunter went down with a knee injury. Redan took control down the stretch to win the Class AAAA girls state championship.
Posted by DAVID MITCHELL on January 20, 2014
Former Hardaway running back Justin Crawford, a member of the 2015 recruiting class, officially withdrew his commitment to the University of Louisville on Sunday.
Posted by DAVID MITCHELL on November 16, 2013
Smiths Station defeated Enterprise 41-34 in double overtime, but that only begins to tell the story.