Stories by Scott Rouch

Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

Harlem advances to finals

HARLEM - Finding themselves in a dogfight in the first round of the Region 3-AA softball tournament Wednesday night, the Harlem Lady Bulldogs emerged victorious.
By Scott Rouch

Evans pupil struck by car

An Evans Middle School student was struck by a car on Hereford Farm Road Tuesday afternoon.
By Scott Rouch

Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014

Lady Cavaliers win twice in crossover event

For 13 years, Augusta Prep coach Rich Bland wondered how his teams would fare against the public school programs in Columbia County.
By Scott Rouch

Middle school student hit by SUV

An Evans Middle School student was hit Tuesday afternoon when he darted into traffic on Hereford Farm Road.
By Scott Rouch

Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014

Swainsboro runs over Harlem

Swainsboro running back Timothy Stanford carried the ball 18 times for 169 yards and two touchdowns as the Tigers racked up a 48-12 win over Harlem.
By Scott Rouch

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014

Lakeside posts two wins in volleyball

After a two-set win over Grovetown on Thursday, Lakeside volleyball coach Moe McCormack hoped her team isn't playing its best yet. The Lady Panthers also beat Cross Creek in two sets.
By Scott Rouch

Local standout stays local

Greenbrier High School point guard Mallory Myers verbally committed to Georgia Regents University on Tuesday.
By Scott Rouch

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014

Cross Creek downs Grovetown in softball

Cross Creek took advantage of Grovetown miscues in the third inning, scoring seven runs, holding on for an 8-4 softball win.
By Scott Rouch

Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014

Pierce closes in on US disc golf title

Two-time world champion disc golfer Paige Pierce has put herself in position to win a championship she doesn't have.
By Scott Rouch

Knights stifle Panthers

No miracles needed this year. On Friday night, the Knights outscored the Panthers 22-0 in the second half and won 29-14. In 2013, Evans scored on a last-second play to upset playoff-bound Lakeside ...
By Scott Rouch

Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014

Greenbrier rolls past Evans in softball

Greenbrier scored three first-inning runs, tacked on six more in the fourth and rolled past Evans 9-1 game in a that was stopped after Evans was retired in the top of the fifth.
By Scott Rouch

Top women's professional disc golfers headed to Wildwood Park

Starting Friday, International Disc Golf Center in Wildwood Park is playing host to the 2014 United States Women's Disc Golf Championship.
By Scott Rouch

Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014

Evans woman, 78, escapes house fire unharmed

An Evans woman escaped from a house fire unharmed Tuesday morning after seeing smoke coming from inside her home.
By Scott Rouch

Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014

Greyhounds pass by Wolfpack

Leading 21-6 at halftime, the Greyhounds scored three touchdowns in a span of 39 seconds late in the third quarter and went on to the 43-6 victory Friday night.
By Scott Rouch

Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014

Greenbrier blanks Grovetown

Brianna Butler struck out a career-high 12 batters as Greenbrier beat Grovetown 9-0 in five innings Thursday night.
By Scott Rouch

Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014

North Augusta sweeps Greenbrier, Evans in volleyball

The North Augusta High School Lady Yellow Jackets volleyball squad was too tough for their Columbia County counterparts Tuesday night.
By Scott Rouch

Friday, Sept. 5, 2014

Northside Warner Robins handles Evans

The Evans High School Knights began Region 2-AAAAA play Friday night, facing the Eagles of Norsthside, Warner Robins. The Eagles got the jump in region play, winning 38-6.
By Scott Rouch

Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014

Lady Knights hold on for win

On a day when Evans and Lakeside’s softball teams were able to take advantage of the other’s miscues, it was the Lady Knights who were able to hold on at the end.
By Scott Rouch

Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014

Harlem softball team runs record to 12-0

HARLEM - Harlem remained unbeaten as it beat Morgan County, 10-7.
By Scott Rouch

Friday, Aug 29, 2014

Warriors outpace Bulldogs

The Grovetown Warriors got their 2014 season off on a winning note, beating Harlem 37-0 Friday night.
By Scott Rouch

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