Regional Sports

Lowndes Dominates Campbell; Moves onto Round Two

Lowndes Dominates Campbell; Moves onto Round Two

| November 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Valdosta – The Lowndes High Vikings defeat the Campbell High Spartans 60-6 in Round One of the GHSA 7A Playoffs. It took a bit for the Vikings to get a score on the scoreboard. With 3:17 left in the first quarter, Gary Osby scored from two yards out. At the end of the first quarter, […]

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All SEC Preseason Basketball Team Announced; Georgia places Maten

All SEC Preseason Basketball Team Announced; Georgia places Maten

| November 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

BIRMINGHAM — The Southeastern Conference unveiled its 14th annual men’s basketball coaches preseason All-SEC first and second teams Friday, tipping off the 2017-18 season. Thirteen different schools are represented on the two teams with Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Kentucky, Ole Miss and Texas A&M having two selections each. In all, 40 different players received votes for […]

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Stewart-Haas Racing Adds Aric Almirola to Driver Lineup

Stewart-Haas Racing Adds Aric Almirola to Driver Lineup

| November 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

KANNAPOLIS, NC – Stewart-Haas Racing has signed Aric Almirola to join its Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series lineup in 2018. The 33-year-old from Tampa, Florida, will drive the team’s No. 10 Smithfield Ford Fusion. Almirola has won races in each of NASCAR’s top-three national touring series and is currently in his sixth full season in […]

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Lowndes Wins An Instant Classic

Lowndes Wins An Instant Classic

| October 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Valdosta – The Lowndes High Vikings win the region championship and defeat the Colquitt County Packers 51-45 in double overtime. Lowndes took the first blow of the exciting night. A trick play to Travis Tisdale caught Colquitt County off guard. Lowndes lead 7-0 with a little more than three minutes passed in the first quarter. […]

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Peach Bowl Celebrates 50 Years

Peach Bowl Celebrates 50 Years

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Chip Harp | Valdosta Today Sports Feature Writer ATLANTA — Many of Georgia’s sports elite gathered at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta Tuesday night to celebrate 50 years of the Peach Bowl.  More importantly, they gathered to acknowledge the impact the game has had supporting the Georgia Lions Lighthouse Foundation and the […]

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2018 MLS All-Star Game Awarded to Atlanta, Mercedes-Benz Stadium

2018 MLS All-Star Game Awarded to Atlanta, Mercedes-Benz Stadium

| October 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

ATLANTA — Atlanta United making the playoffs in Major League Soccer wasn’t the only important news coming from the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium. In recognition of the extraordinary success of Atlanta United during the club’s inaugural season, the passion shown by the soccer supporters throughout the southeast, and the arrival of a game-changing stadium for the […]

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Lowndes Handles Camden

Lowndes Handles Camden

| October 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Valdosta – Lowndes High Vikings dominate the Camden County Wildcats 52-10. A week before Lowndes faces Colquitt, the Vikings had to travel to Kingsland to take on the 3-4 Wildcats. Lowndes started off the high scoring night with a long touchdown run from Travis Tisdale with 11:01 left in the first quarter. On the next […]

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Lowndes Pulls Away From Tift Late

Lowndes Pulls Away From Tift Late

| October 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Valdosta – The  Lowndes High Vikings defeat the Tift County High Blue Devils 51-38. Tift Started off a high scoring night with a long touchdown pass to make the score 7-0. Lowndes came right back on their opening drive and scored on a touchdown run from Gary Osby. Tift punted on their next drive and […]

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Lowndes Takes Care of Mt. Zion Before Region Play

Lowndes Takes Care of Mt. Zion Before Region Play

| October 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Valdosta – Lowndes High School Vikings defeats Mt. Zion Bulldogs on a rainy senior night, 68-7. Before kickoff, parents and fans were looking for cover under the stadium. The game, thankfully, started on time since there was no thunder and lightning. It took less than a minute into the game for the Vikings to get […]

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America’s Formula 1 Team prepares for Suzuka

America’s Formula 1 Team prepares for Suzuka

| October 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

SUZUKA, Japan — – The Japanese Grand Prix Sunday at Suzuka Circuit marks the last of a three-race stretch through the Far East, and the trip has tested Haas F1 Team along with drivers Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen. The American outfit, based in Kannapolis, North Carolina, scored points two weeks ago in Singapore after seizing […]

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