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BCHS to hold tryouts for softball, game and competition cheer squads.

Tryouts for the 2016 Bleckley County High School softball team will be May 2-6 from 3:45-6 pm at the high school softball field.  Click here for more information.  BCHS Cheerleading will hold tryouts for the competition and game cheer squads May 9-13.  Click here for dates and specific details about requirements for trying out.

BCHS baseball game at Jeff Davis cancelled.

Friday's Bleckley at Jeff Davis baseball game was rained out and will not be rescheduled.  The Royals host Early County in the state playoffs April 29.  A doubleheader will be played starting at 3 pm with the *if* game April 30 at 11 am.

BCHS baseball secures home playoff game with win at Macon County.

Carter Raffield went 3 for 4 with a pair of doubles and 1 RBI and Ty Edge struck out 12 as Bleckley secured the second seed in 4-AA as well as a home game in round one of the state playoffs with a 7-4 win at Macon County Thursday.  Chance Pittman also went 2 for 3 with a double and 3 RBI.

Bleckley closes out the regular season today at Jeff Davis.  Game time is 6 pm.

BCHS boys win 4-AA Track Championship.

BCHS boys win 4-AA Track Championship.

The Bleckley County High School boys track team trailed Lamar County 71.50 points to 46 points going into Thursday's 4-AA track finals in Barnesville.  But Bleckley dominated the 800 and 3200, got 22 points from short distance races, and enough from other areas to win 138 to 126.5.

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BCHS student wins Golden Eagle Award.

BCHS student wins Golden Eagle Award.

Bleckley County High School senior Ellen Powell won the Athelics Award at the 39th Annual Golden Eagle Awards sponsored by the Macon Telegraph held Tuesday night.  Powell has numerous running achievements during her career including four straight individual region titles in cross country.

BC baseball loses at Monticello.

BC baseball loses at Monticello.

Bleckley missed an opportunity to sweep the season series from Monticello as well as secure the second seed in 4-AA as they lost to to the Hurricanes 6-3 Monday.  The Royals had two costly first inning errors that contributed to three runs.  They also couldn't capitalize on a two on, one out, opportunity in the first as well as a bases loaded, no out opportunity in the fifth.

Benji Knighton went 3 for 4 with 1 RBI.  Chandler Abney and Chance Pittman each went 2 for 4 with a double and 1 RBI.  Ty Edge was 2 for 4.  BCHS has to win at Macon County Thursday to guarantee second seed as well as a first round state home playoff game.  Start time is 5 pm.

BCHS edges Crawford in home baseball finale.

BCHS edges Crawford in home baseball finale.

It was a rough afternoon for baseball.  Wind and rain made it feel more like football season.  But Bleckley fans braving the elements for the Royals regular season home finale had one thing to be thankful for.  At least this game didn't go into extra innings.

BC edged Crawford County 2-0 on Senior Night.  Carter Raffield went 2 for 3 with his first high school home run. Cole Brown was 1 for 2 with 1 RBI.  Benji Knighton also went 1 for 2.  Bleckley plays at Monticello Monday.  Game time is 5 pm.