May 19, 2011 RSS feed / Sports

Turnout at scrimmage impressive, coach says; team leaders selected

A group of Tiger standouts, elected by their peers, have been established as the Leadership Council, a group of athletes charged with the task of leading their teammates through workouts, practice sessions, and ultimately the 2011 Washington- Wilkes More...

Jefferson scores for W-W at state meet

Erika Jefferson (above) earned points in two events at the girls state track meet held recently. More...

Football camp set at Cedar Shoals on Saturday, June 4

The Quentin Moses Youth Football Camp will be held on Saturday, June 4, at Cedar Shoals High School in Athens.  The camp is free and will have two age groups. 5-13 year olds will attend camp from 9:30-11:30 a.m. More...

Quinn, Stewart graduate at ATC

Two former Tiger basketball greats were among the graduates at Aiken Technical College where they were also members of the Knights men’s basketball family. More...

Athletes recognized at Bucs banquet

At the Briarwood Academy sports banquet held in the school cafeteria May 11, Buc athletes receiving recognition included (l-r) Ben Danner, track participation; Marla Goolsby, track participation; Tyl More...

W-W Tiger track team places in three events at state meet

Jalen Turner, Eric Scott, Desmond Jackson, and Teverrius Jones – the W-W Tiger 4x100 Relay team – finished fourth in the state just barely over one second off the winning pace at the state track meet in Jefferson last week. More...

Basketball signups for players 8-14 open at W-WPRD

Sign-ups for the Washington- Wilkes Parks and Recreation Blue and Gold basketball camp have begun. More...

Fourth generation bags big bird

Nine-year-old Nate Murphy (at right) got his first turkey gobbler last week. The gobbler weighed 20 lbs., had a 10-3/4 inch beard, and 1-1/8 inch spurs. More...

Broome sweeps the creek clean

Charlie Broome caught a 9½-pound largemouth bass, plus a mess of crappie and bream – a total of 37.5 pounds – during a recent fishing trip on Upton Creek near Highway 378. More...