Player of the week

  • Follow High school


Kessler Matheson  Rainier Ehrhardt/Staff
Rainier Ehrhardt/Staff
Kessler Matheson

SCHOOL: Lakeside

Class: Sr.

Pos.: Midfield

Ht.: 5-foot-2

HOW SHE FARED: Matheson, who will attend Georgia College & State University, scored three goals in Lakeside's 4-2 victory against Lovejoy in the first round of the Class AAAA state playoffs.

ON THE STATE PLAYOFF WIN: "It was a tough game. They were all huge compared to us. But we were confident."

ON THE TEAM: "This year, we have a really good team. A bunch of freshmen have really helped us out. It's been really fun."


FOOD: Pizza

TV SHOW: That '70s Show

MUSIC: Easton Corbin

MOVIE: The Pirates of the Caribbean series

Top headlines

Christmas Eve rains to dry up

If Wednesday seemed particularly wet and dreary, you would be right. The day broke the record for the wettest Christmas Eve that Augusta has ever had.
Search Augusta jobs