Thomasville Times Enterprise

Local Sports

September 21, 2013

Yellow Jackets cool off Blue Devils

THOMASVILLE — With just two weeks left before the “money games” start, Thomas County Central deposited a hard-fought non-region contest into the win column Friday night.

The Region 1-AAAAA Yellow Jackets turned back the pesky Region 1-AAAAAA Tift County Blue Devils 28-21 at Thomas County Stadium. The outcome was very much in doubt until the final two minutes.

“That’s a quality football team that has improved a lot,” Central head coach Bill Shaver said. “I believe they are as good as anybody we’ve played.”

Central won four of its five non-region games, beating Thomasville (38-0), Marist (28-21), Cairo (21-) and Tifton. Its lone loss was at Valdosta (28-24).

The Yellow Jackets are off next week before opening region play at Bainbridge on Oct. 4.

 

See Saturday's edition for more details

1
Text Only
Local Sports
Business Marquee
House Ads
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
AP Video
13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Poll

Do you believe Israel's invasion of Gaza is justified?

Yes
No
     View Results
Smoky Day in Thomasville
CHS AC Work
Project IMPACT 2011
SCBC Harry Potter Themed Blood Drive
TOSAC Rehearses "High School Musical"