High School Baseball

Trinity takes pair from Griffin Christian

Trinity Christian’s baseball team completed a two-game sweep over Griffin Christian over consecutive days, routing the Crusaders 10-0 at home on Tuesday in five innings while now preparing for Friday’s Region 1-AAA showdown in Sharpsburg with The Heritage School.

Josh Henry allowed one hit in three innings and also belted a home run in the victory for the Lions, now 7-4 overall.

Devin Colburn was en route to hitting for the cycle — had the game continued — going 3-for-3 with a single, double and triple with 2 RBIs.

Kenny Swaggart also went 3-for-3 with three doubles and 3 RBIs on an afternoon where Trinity head coach Brian Chmielewski rested all but three of his regulars.

One of them, Leighton Cannon, finished 2-for-3 with a double and a pair of RBIs.

On Monday, the Lions dominated the Crusaders 14-3 in another five-inning game with an 18-hit outburst that included a 4-for-4 performance by Cole Elrod with 3 RBIs.

Daniel Shoates also drove in a pair of runs while earning the victory on the mound. The senior allowed one unearned run in three innings.

Jake Elrod went 2-for-3 with an RBI and Evan Bloom also finished 2-for-3 in the win.




More Sports

High School Volleyball

Lady Indians pick up two wins at Northview playdate

East Coweta's volleyball team finished 2-3 at Northview's playdate event on Friday and Saturday. Despite the losing record, head coach Amber ... Read More


High School Football

New faces make contributions for Central in win

Central Christian's 70-8 victory over John Hancock Academy in Friday's season opener wasn't as much a surprise considering that the Crusader ... Read More


EAST COWETA 35, ARABIA MOUNTAIN 28

Late TD, final stop help Indians pull out wild win in opener

Arabia Mountain gave East Coweta everything it could handle on Friday at Garland Shoemake Stadium, with the Indians able to hold on to a slo ... Read More


NORTHGATE 45, SHAW 0

Vikings roll past Shaw in season opener

COLUMBUS – Northgate started the 2015 football season down south on Friday night, traveling to Kinnett Stadium in Columbus for a non-r ... Read More


TRINITY CHRISTIAN 14, FLINT RIVER 6

Big plays in fourth secure Trinity win

It’s going to be a fun season for the Trinity football team. The Lions relied on a solid defensive effort for their first win of the s ... Read More

JOHN MILLEDGE 37, HERITAGE SCHOOL 7

Trojans too much for Hawks

MILLEDGEVILLE — The confidence of The Heritage School Hawks was flying high heading into Friday’s trip to John Milledge followin ... Read More