Rylee Breese, a 2021 Heritage grad, signed in late May with the Savannah College of Art and Design women’s soccer program.
Three area high school baseball players earned honorable mention all-state honors this week from the Georgia Dugout Preview.
Atlanta Falcons 2021 Pro Bowl selection Grady Jarrett, as a part of the NFL’s celebration and support of football across all levels, presented a gift Thursday to his alma mater, Rockdale County High School.
Covington Academy held a signing celebration earlier this month for senior Andrew Jones, who will continue his basketball career with the Reinhardt University men’s program.
Heritage star James White was selected as the Class AAAAAA South Player of the Year, headlining five area basketball players on the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association All-State Team.
COLUMBUS — Caroline Culbertson led the Eastside girls golf team to a 12th-place finish in the Class AAAAA Tournament, which concluded Tuesday at Green Island Country Club.
Peachtree Academy senior Alexa Anderson was honored with a recent signing ceremony at her high school.
Rockdale County high schools were represented well on the All-Region 3-AAAAAA Soccer Teams, released after voting by the league’s coaches.
Heritage High School Patriots nabbed the lead late in the game in a 9-3 victory over Alcovy on Tuesday. The game was tied at three with Heritage High School Patriots batting in the top of the seventh when Joshua Peacock singled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run.
The Class AAAAA fifth-ranked Eastside Lady Eagles soccer team traveled to Lawrenceville for a match against the AAAAAAA Mountain View Lady Bears Tuesday evening. Although a non-region game, the outcome could possibly have a huge impact on the all-time Lady Eagles program history.
Rockdale County stayed within the program for the high school’s new head boys basketball coach, announcing Monday that Reginald Jacobs has been promoted to the position.
The Eastside girls soccer team’s mantra and game plan for the 2021 season has been “Score First.” And for the most part, the Eagles have been successful in that endeavor.
Heritage swept the team titles at the last week’s Rollerson-Baldwin NewRock Track and Field Championships on its home track.
CONYERS — Amir Ammons’ walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning Thursday gave Heritage’s baseball team a 2-1 win over Alcovy.
Heritage senior James White was an honorable mention selection on the Atlanta Tipoff Club All-Metro Team, released Thursday by the organization.
The sixth-ranked Eastside Lady Eagles met the 10th-ranked Jackson County Lady Panthers Tuesday evening in a soccer match with huge consequences in the Region 8-AAAAA state playoff picture. And the game did not disappoint.
The sixth-ranked Eastside Lady Eagles (9-2-1, 4-1-0 Region 8-AAAAA) won a physical Region 8-AAAAA girls soccer match with the Apalachee Lady Cats (2-7-1, 1-3-0 8-AAAAA) 5-0 Friday night at Sharp Stadium.
The high flying Eastside Lady Eagles welcomed the Class AAAAAAA South Gwinnett Lady Comets to Homer Sharp Stadium and posted a 10-0 victory on Tuesday.
Heritage’s track and field program had three first-place showings over the weekend at the Georgia High School Champions Challenge at Stockbridge.
In an early season battle for first place in Region 8-AAAAA, the AAAAA No. 5 ranked Eastside Lady Eagles (5-2-1, 1-1-0 8-AAAAA) and the Greenbrier Lady Wolfpack (4-1-1, 2-0-0 8-AAAAA) faced off at Sharp Stadium Tuesday evening.
Heritage’s boys track and field team won the title over the weekend at the Heritage Early Bird Invitational, and the girls team took fourth.
Heritage grad Faith Hager, a freshman at Gordon State College, was named the Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association Pitcher of the Week on Monday.
Rockdale County’s Elijah Jefferson is one of the semifinalists for the Georgia High School Association Boys Slam Dunk Contest.
On a cold, damp Friday night at The Grove, the Eastside Lady Eagles (5-1-1) won a hard fought Region 8-AAAAA opening match 2-0 over the Walnut Grove Lady Warriors (3-3-0).
The Eastside Lady Eagles, still ranked No. 5 in AAAAA after a tough week that saw a tie against AAAA No. 2 North Oconee and a loss to Woodward Academy because they could not finish on numerous scoring opportunities, returned to the Homer Sharp pitch Tuesday night with a vengeance against the…
STATESBORO — Heritage’s boys basketball team showed it is much more talented than the No. 3 seed it took into the Class AAAAAA state playoffs on Tuesday night.