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BCHS blasts Southwest.

BCHS blasts Southwest.

The Lady Royals capitalized on 10 walks and five hit batters by Southwest pitching to beat the Lady Patriots 21-0 at home Tuesday afternoon.  Macey Haley threw three perfect innings and was also 1 for 2.  Emily Sanders went 2 for 3 with a double and 5 RBI.  Caroline Thrower was 1 for 2 with a double and 4 RBI.  BCHS hosts Perry today.  JV at 4 pm, varsity to follow.

Bleckley cross country teams the top of their class at the clash.

Bleckley cross country teams the top of their class at the clash.

It was battles within battles as middle and high school cross country teams competed at the annual Clash of the Classes Saturday in Cochran. Runners from each grade competed against each other (IE: all sixth graders, all Juniors.) For Bleckley, it was a clean sweep as all middle and high school teams placed first in their class. The high school travels to Panama City Beach, Florida for the Bay Invitational September 8. Both the middle school and JV will be at the Warner Robins Invitation September 11. The course is located at Huntington Mills Middle School.

BCHS holds off comeback attempt by Telfair County.

BCHS holds off comeback attempt by Telfair County.

The Royals appeared to be on their way to an easy win in their home opener Friday night against Telfair County, leading 28-0 at the half.  A furious second half rally by the Trojans cut the lead to single digits, but Bleckley held them off.

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Midgame storm postpones softball game at Dodge County.

It was 3-1 Dodge in the fourth inning of Thursday's Lady Royal softball game against the Lady Indians Thursday afternoon when it began to rain.  By the fifth, the floodgates opened.  Following an Abbey Sims two-out RBI single, play was stopped.  The game was eventually postponed.  It'll be made up September 17 at 5:30 pm in Eastman.  BCHS hosts Southwest September 4 at 5:30 pm.

Turnovers cost Royals versus Veterans.

The Warhawks scored 28 points off five turnovers, including one on a bad defensive sequence in the third, to beat BCHS 49-21.  To read more, click here.

BCHS holds off East Laurens.

BCHS holds off East Laurens.

Good pitching and timely defensive plays helped the Lady Royals overcome a poor offensive day and defeat East Laurens 3-2 Thursday afternoon.  Click here for more.

Bleckley BOE sets final millage rate, hires another resource officer.

It was another busy monthly meeting for the Bleckley County Board of Education Tuesday night.  Actions taken included setting the final millage rate for 2018 and hiring of another school resource officer.   To read more, click here.