• By Matthew Brown

MOULTRIE – Mark it down, 43 for the offense, 37 for the defense. Let that be the official final score for the final intra-squad spring football scrimmage for the Colquitt County High Packers. They avoided any stormy weather conditions for Friday evening on Tom White Field at Mack Tharpe Stad…

  • By Matthew Brown

Rush Propst puts the football Packers of Colquitt County High through a lot. He expects progress every day, to the point of even changing practice venues from one spot to another on the same day.

MOULTRIE – There was one weather delay at Sunset Country Club at midday, then a major one starting before 6 p.m. Monday. Therefore, four of the 20 teams in the GHSA Class 7A boys golf championship did not finish a full team round, per the latest updates from GHSA sources.

  • By Matthew Brown

MOULTRIE – Scores were kept in a rather unconventional way. Unlike real games, head coach Rush Propst had a say on where drives would begin, sometimes what kind of gains were made on each play, and the downs and distances.

  • By Matthew Brown

MOULTRIE – From Tuesday to Thursday, Moultrie’s been hit off and on by a series of rain showers. Several people would welcome that relief from the heat of the week before, but it also caused some altering in the preparation for one of the last major athletic events of the 2017-18 school year.

  • By Matthew Brown

MOULTRIE – Perhaps the difference will be in the track. Not the track at Berry College, but the brand new track on the Colquitt County High campus. Elizabeth Funderburk is using it to train for one more ride in GHSA state lore and loves it.

  • By Wayne Grandy wayne.grandy@gaflnews.com

MOULTRIE, Ga. – Moss Farms Diving’s Ruth Anne McCranie finished first on the 3-meter springboard on Saturday at the USA Diving Junior Region 3 Championships being held at the Moose Moss Aquatic Center.

  • By Wayne Grandy wayne.grandy@gaflnews.com

MOULTRIE, Ga. – Mobley Plant scored three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to deal Jay Strickland Motors its first 10U baseball loss of the season on Thursday at the Magnolia Sports Complex.

  • By Matthew Brown

MOULTRIE – It's what high school baseball coaches fear when faced with a third and deciding game of a state playoff series. A six-run inning. A seven-run inning. That would suggest the available pitching would be put to the test.

  • By Wayne Grandy

MOULTRIE — Etowah High will bring a 16-16 record to play Colquitt County on the Ike Aultman Field at Jerry Croft Stadium on Thursday, but Packers coach Tony Kirkland does not sound as if his team will be going up against a .500 opponent.

  • By Matthew Brown

MOULTRIE – On Thursday, Colquitt County High baseball coach Tony Kirkland got the pitching he needed to see an end to the string of three straight doubleheader splits that closed out the regular season and much to do with his team’s position in the state tournament. It was the kind of Packer…

  • By Matthew Brown

MOULTRIE – Two times East Coweta High found an open soccer net to score goals in Wednesday’s GHSA Class 7A opening round match at Packer Park. The most back-breaking one came after Colquitt County High dwindled the Indians’ three-goal lead down to one.

  • By Matthew Brown

TIFTON – It’s never good to say there’s nothing to play for or nothing will change when a team’s regular season – perhaps their whole season entirely – is about to end. Colquitt County High’s baseball Packers went to Tift County High’s Blue Devil Diamond Friday with hopes of being the outrig…

  • By Wayne Grandy

MOULTRIE - MOULTRIE – The Colquitt County eighth-grade baseball team had few good swings – and just two base runners – over the first three innings of the South Georgia Athletic Conference tournament championship game against Valdosta Middle School on Friday.

MOULTRIE — The Colquitt County girls golf team dealt as best it could with the rain at Sunset County Club on Saturday and won the Lady Packer Invitational by 22 shots over Region 1-7A rival Tift County.

  • By Wayne Grandy

MOULTRIE — Lowndes broke a 6-6 tie with a four-run seventh inning to defeat Colquitt County 10-6 in the second-game of a Region 1-7A doubleheader on Friday at Ike Aultman Field at Jerry Croft Stadium and now owns a tie-breaker over the Packers.

  • By Wayne Grandy

MOULTRIE – Mike Hamner, an outstanding basketball and tennis player at Norman Park High School and later a tennis player at Abraham Baldwin College and Valdosta State, died Saturday in Covington at the age of 67.

  • By Matthew Brown

MOULTRIE – Colquitt County High golf coach Donald Dale presented the first place prize for the 2018 Packer Invitational to the Columbus High Blue Devils Saturday at Sunset Country Club. This was the fourth time Columbus won this tournament that dates back to 1996, and that ties the Packer pr…

  • Matthew Brown

Colquitt County’s Packer Park tennis courts played host to the South Georgia Athletic Conference middle school tournament Thursday. The Colquitt County girls defeated Pine Grove Middle, Valdosta Middle and Hahira Middle to claim first prize. Team members are (singles) Evan Barnett, Ava McCra…

  • By Matthew Brown

MOULTRIE – For the second year in a row, Colquitt County High basketball standouts Diamond Hall and Za’Nautica Downs will play in the GACA All-Star game. The contest takes place Saturday at Dalton High School, and as an added bonus, their coach with the Lady Packers, Rondesha Williams, is th…

  • By Matthew Brown

MOULTRIE – The Colquitt County Packer Invitational golf tournament began in 1995, and the aim of coach Donald Dale at that time was to get a premiere event going annually in the state. To be premiere, a tournament needs to get the best … or as much of the best high school players and teams a…

  • By Wayne Grandy

MOULTRIE – The Colquitt County boys soccer team tuned up for Friday’s Region 1-7A game at Tift County by pounding Lee County 8-1 on Tuesday in windy Leesburg.

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