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Eighth-grade boys defeat Tift County
Despite losing starting point guard Cameron Singletary to a possible concussion, the Colquitt County eighth-grade boys basketball team defeated Tift County 50-42 on Tuesday in Tifton.
9th-graders drop pair to Lee County
Playing without starter Michael French, the Colquitt County ninth-grade basketball team fell to Lee County 41-32 on Monday on the William Bryant Court at the Gladys Espy Gymnasium.
Moss Farms divers perform well in Orlando meet
Moss Farms divers Parker Hardigree, Timothy Fagan and Ruth Anne McCranie took gold medals on both boards in the YCF Diving Christmas Invitational held last weekend at the YMCA Aquatic Center in Orlando, Fla.
- Lady Packers rout Bainbridge, raise record to 5-1
8th-grade teams win three of four in Leesburg
The Colquitt County eighth-grade girls basketball team won both of its games in the Lee County Middle School Tournament held Saturday in Leesburg, raising its record to 6-0.
The eighth-grade boys split their two games.
Colquitt basketball teams to play at home on Tuesday
The Colquitt County boys basketball team will try to bounce back from Saturday’s overtime loss when it plays host to Bainbridge at 7:30 tonight on the William Bryant Court at the Gladys Espy Gymnasium.
Propst: Loss was a tough pill to swallow
Colquitt County’s Rush Propst says last Friday’s 14-9 loss at Norcross ranks with 2011 state semifinal loss at Grayson as among the toughest he has had to deal with.
His players might have taken the loss even harder.
Wrestling teams win three of four matches
The Colquitt County wrestling team won three of its four matches in Saturday’s Warhawk Duals at Veterans High in Kathleen to raise its record to 9-3.
Seventh-grade boys drop three in a row
The Colquitt County seventh-grade boys basketball team dropped two games in the Lee County tournament on Saturday and lost to Tift County on Monday to fall to 2-4 on the season.
Middle school cheerleaders
The Colquitt County middle school cheerleaders include, front, Journey Johnson, sister of Yasmin Johnson; next row, Ragan Harden, Chloe Gould, Kari Hardigree, Maddie Tugwell, Katelynn Miller; next row, Anna Strange, Julia Thornton, Mary Madelyn Jacobs, Yasmin Johnson, Keondra Phillips, Ivey Baker, Callie Canady; back, Jailyn Phillips, Marcela Crumpton, Abby Taylor, Meredith Robbins, Abigail Alvarado, Meredith Kirbo and Morgan Gilbert. Not shown, Abby Sutton and Sydney Parson.
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