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Lady Dogs fall to St. Pius in state quarterfinals

By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) Lady Dogs’ 2013-2014 season came to a heartbreaking end last Wednesday with a 38-51 loss to the St. Pius X Lions in the quarterfinal game of the state playoffs. The Lady Dogs finished their season with

Varsity Diamond Dogs split double-header, earn second win against Clarke Central

By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) varsity Diamond Dogs pushed their 2014 record to 4-2 last week after earning a 8-5 win over Clarke Central and splitting a double-header against Lamar County at the Morgan County Diamond Day last Saturday, March 1.

Young Morgan County C-Team rallies for after early losses

By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County baseball C-Team began their 2014 season at the Alcovy Diamond Day on February 22, where they lost to Alcovy 7-1 and Apalachee 9-0. Rallying from their first losses of the season, the C-Team beat Washington-Wilkes’ JV team on February

Smith to play at Augusta National competition

By Nick Nunn staff writer Bailey Smith, a seventh-grader at Morgan County Middle School (MCMS), has been chosen to compete in the inaugural Drive, Chip & Putt Championship at the Augusta National Golf Club on Sunday, April 6. The competition, which will take place the week before

MCHS weightlifters take fifth place at state

By Nick Nunn staff writer Last weekend, 22 members of the Morgan County High School (MCHS) football team represented Morgan County in the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association (GACA) AAA State Weightlifting Championships, placing fifth overall as a team. The Morgan County team also had three athletes earn

Wrestlers compete at “Battle in the Dome”

By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County Takedown Club competed in two tournaments, held together at the “Battle in the Dome,” last weekend: the team Georgia Kids State Tournament and the Southeast High School Folkstyle Championship. Tyler Snowden, Donovan McElligott, Zach Smith, and Garner Drummond in

MCHS golfers tee off on 2014 season

By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County High School golf team began their 2014 season last Monday, Feb. 24, at the Double Oaks golf course in Commerce, where they took on Madison County. Morgan County’s boys won their first meet of the season 203-164. Zach Webb

MCHS varsity soccer teams beat Newton on the road

Leila Dycus intern The Varsity Soccer teams were back in action this week taking on Newton on the road. On Tuesday Feb. 25 the Varsity Soccer team hit the field for a game against Newton. Both teams faced a difficult Ram’s team. However, the Bulldogs were ready

JV soccer ties Hart in first game of season

By Leila Dycus intern The MCHS JV Soccer team hit the field for the first time this week taking on Hart County. Morgan County took on Hart County Thursday Feb. 27. This year Morgan County only has a boys JV team. With seven minutes left in the

Net Dogs begin season with region play

By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) tennis team began its 2014 season last week with matches against Oconee County in Watkinsville and against North Oconee at home. The Morgan County boys wracked up two wins against Oconee County, a singles victory by