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BCHS softball player makes college commitment.

BCHS softball player makes college commitment.

Bleckley County High School senior catcher Abbey Sims announced she had commited to Emmanuel College Saturday afternoon via Twitter.  The announcement came following a day where she hit a three-run home run in a game against Metter played at the Jeff Davis Midseason Classic.

 

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BCHS easily takes season series from Northeast.

BCHS easily takes season series from Northeast.
Nine of the first 11 Lady Royals reached via walks in a 13-run first inning in Thursday afternoon’s game against Northeast.  Five in the second capped BCHS's 18-0 win.  Riley Edge just missed a no-hitter on a ball that was called fair. Miranda Pearson was 2 for 3 with 2 RBI. Caroline Thrower went 1 for 2 with 2 RBI. Bleckley plays tomorrow at the Jeff Davis Midseason Classic. Games are at 10 am against Bacon County and 11:45 against Metter at the Jeff Davis County Recreation Department.

BCHS comes up clutch versus Perry.

BCHS comes up clutch versus Perry.

The Lady Royals scored all eight of their runs on two outs to bea Perry 8-0 Wednesday afternoon.  To read more, click here.

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.