After decades of coaching, Tommy Cain joined the Briarwood Academy staff this year and last week the Lady Bucs helped him attain a milestone — his 600th win as a coach.
The Briarwood Academy Lady Bucs notched a region win last Friday by defeating Thomas Jefferson Academy 54-40 in Warrenton. Briarwood entered this week 7-3 overall and 1-1 in region action.
HATTIESBURG, Miss. – Ray Guy, considered to be the greatest punter to ever live and former Southern Miss letterwinner from 1970-72, earned a spot on the ESPN All-Time All-America first team as part of its 150-year celebration of college football this season.
Despite losing to Oak Hill Middle School in the region championship, this has been a very successful season for the Thomson-McDuffie Middle School girls basketball team.
Thomson High School’s Lady Dogs have opened the season 0-5, but will have a shot at improving that record Thursday at Aiken and Saturday at home against Washington Wilkes.
Former Thomson High School Bulldog Christian Tutt has recently been named to the 2019 All-Southeastern Conference Coaches’ Second Team and the Pro Football Focus All-SEC Third Team.
Briarwood Academy reached the state GISA football championship for the sixth time in school history, however the Bucs struggled against a strong Gatewood team in a 49-7 loss.
Edmund Burke Academy may have taken home the Backyard Battle rivalry trophy earlier this year, but Briarwood Academy is headed to the state title game this Friday. They will face the Gatewood Gators.
For the first time in at least a decade, the Warren County Screaming Devils will move on to the quarterfinals of the state playoffs after defeating Bowdon Friday night.
Briarwood is headed to the GISA final four playoffs this Friday and will face Edmund Burke Academy for a second time this year. The winner will advance to the GISA AA state championship game in Macon.
Two girls who have spent their Briarwood school days as friends and longtime softball teammates will play college softball for opposing teams next year.