Thomasville Times Enterprise

Local Sports

January 14, 2014

CENTRAL WINS GHSA APPEAL

THOMASVILLE — In the final step of the Georgia High School Association's appeal process, Thomas County Central won Tuesday before the executive committee in Macon.



By a 32-13 vote, Central's appeal to be granted isolation in all sports down to Class AAAA was approved. The Yellow Jackets will compete in Region 1-AAAA. Last week in an appeal to the reclassification committee, Central was denied by a 10-2 vote.

Barely falling into Class AAAAA for the second straight reclassification process, Central was granted isolation status in all sports except football in a Dec. 3 meeting by the reclassification committee. Bainbridge, also from Class AAAAA to AAAA, and Camden County, from AAAAAA to AAAAA, were permitted to drop a class in all sports except football due to isolation.

However Evans, near Augusta, and Savannah-area schools Effingham County and Richmond Hill were granted isolation from AAAAAA to AAAAA for all sports, leading to Central's appeal based on disparate treatment.

 

See Wednesday's edition for full details on Central's win.

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
Raw: More Than 100,000 Gather for Easter Sunday Raw: Greeks Celebrate Easter With "Rocket War" Police Question Captain, Crew on Ferry Disaster Raw: Orthodox Christians Observe Easter Rite Ceremony Marks 19th Anniversary of OKC Bombing Raw: Four French Journalists Freed From Syria Raw: Massive 7.2 Earthquake Rocks Mexico Captain of Sunken SKorean Ferry Arrested Raw: Fire Destroys 3 N.J. Beachfront Homes Raw: Pope Presides Over Good Friday Mass Raw: Space X Launches to Space Station Superheroes Descend on Capitol Mall Man Charged in Kansas City Highway Shootings Obama Awards Navy Football Trophy Anti-semitic Leaflets Posted in Eastern Ukraine Raw: Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Shakes Mexico City Ceremony at MIT Remembers One of Boston's Finest Raw: Students Hurt in Colo. School Bus Crash Deadly Avalanche Sweeps Slopes of Mount Everest
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Poll

Do you believe President Obama's congressional opposition is fueled by racism?

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"