High School Softball

Lady Vikings see 10 earn All-Region honors

The Northgate softball team is being rewarded for its Class AAAAA state -runner up finish.

Led by Region 4-AAAAA Pitcher Year McKenzie Peace, 10 Northgate softball players earned all-region postseason honors.

Peace, who recently signed with La Salle University, finished the year with a 1.91 ERA, 202 strikeouts and 66 walks. She finished with a 20-9 record.

Junior second baseman Carly Alderman, junior third baseman Jenna Pealor, and senior outfielder Brenna Skalski and junior outfielder Ebonee Echols each earned first team honors.

Senior catcher Brittany Futral, senior shortstop Casey Kent, senior first baseman Emily Heath, senior designated player Mackenzie McCloud and sophomore outfielder Jessica Houk each earned second team honors.

Northgate finished the year 28-9-1.





More Sports

NBA

Hawks still have doubters

ATLANTA (AP) — They won 60 games, which is the accepted NBA standard of greatness. They blew away everyone else in the Eastern Confere ... Read More


High School Track & Field

Heritage School, Trinity gear up for region meet

Heavy rains factored in Trinity Christian’s Senior Night Finale meet, but both host squads, as well as teams from The Heritage School ... Read More


CCMSAL Track & Field

Tight competition expected for championships

As the Coweta County Middle School Athletic League’s annual track and field championships begin Thursday with field events, there&rsqu ... Read More


Wet weather continues to cause headaches

Rain, rain go away

One of the biggest challenges this week for local high school teams hasn’t been beating opponents, but finding a way to finish games b ... Read More


High School Lacrosse

Cougars unable to hold off Kennesaw Mountain

Newnan’s boys lacrosse team stayed close on Thursday against Kennesaw Mountain before falling to the the Mustangs 14-2. After the two ... Read More

College Football

Cronic hands over coaching reins to son at Reinhardt

Once upon a time, Danny Cronic handed over the starting quarterback job at East Coweta High to son Drew with as much faith as any head coach ... Read More