Newton's Mariah Williams

Newton's Mariah Williams steals third base during a 4-0 victory against Archer Wednesday evening. 

Updated Region 8-AAAAAAA softball standings

Grayson (8-1, 5-0)

Newton (9-3, 4-1)

Archer (8-5, 3-2)

Shiloh (5-7, 1-3)

Rockdale (2-9, 1-4)

South (2-7, 0-3)

Notes: The Newton Rams entered the week in sole possession of third place in Region 8-AAAAAAA, but have since leapfrogged Archer following a 4-0 shutout victory over the Tigers on Wednesday. The Rams went on to defeat rival Rockdale County 15-0 on Thursday while the Tigers fell 6-0 to first-place Grayson. Newton will travel to South Gwinnett on Tuesday before playing host to Grayson on Thursday. Rockdale will play host to Archer on Tuesday before traveling to South Gwinnett on Thursday.

Sports Editor

A 2017 graduate of the University of North Georgia, Colin joined the Rockdale/Newton Citizen in March of 2018 as the papers' full-time sports editor. A 2013 graduate of Jackson County High School, Colin received a golf scholarship to Andrew College.