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Royals stay on top of 4-AA with home win versus Taylor County

Royals stay on top of 4-AA with home win versus Taylor County

Though BCHS has a region loss to Lamar County, they've won all other region games.  Wednesday, they swept the only other team with one region loss, winning 4-2 at home versus Taylor County.  

RBI hits by Caleb Slaughter and Dylan Churchwell in the sixth opened up what was a 2-1 game.  

Austin Simmons finished 1 for 2 with a double.

Bleckley plays at Lamar County Friday.  Game time is 5:55 p.m.

Bleckley BOE approves transfer of English teacher to assistant principal

Bleckley BOE approves transfer of English teacher to assistant principal

The Bleckley Board of Education approved the transfer of high school English teacher Lara Rowland to assistant principal at BCHS during Tuesday's meeting.  It'll be effective in the 2014-15 school year.  

Rowland was also listed in the board minutes athletic staffing plan for 2014-15 as assistant tennis coach for BCHS.

Taylor at Bleckley baseball game postponed

Taylor at Bleckley baseball game postponed

Tuesday's BCHS home baseball game versus Taylor County has been postponed until Wednesday at 5:45 p.m. in Cochran.

Region 4-AA track meet moved back a day

Region 4-AA track meet moved back a day

The Region 4-AA track meet at Lamar County High School was postponed from April 15-16 to April 16-17.  The decision was made Monday afternoon and was a result of Tuesday's weather forecast.  

Events begin Wednesday at 10 a.m.  

Sixth inning surge lifts Royals to win at Dodge County

Sixth inning surge lifts Royals to win at Dodge County

BCHS, winners of three straight versus Dodge County, trailed 5-4 going into Monday's game in Eastman.  Six runs, three coming on a dropped fly ball with the bases loaded and two outs, gave the Royals a lead they would not relinquish.  Thomas Adcock's seventh inning hit capped Bleckley's 11-5 win.

Caleb Slaughter was 2 for 2 with a solo home run, double, and 2 RBI.  Austin Williams was 2 for 2 with a pair of doubles and 1 RBI.  Region play resumes Tuesday in Cochran versus Taylor County.  Game time is 5:45 p.m.

BCHS blasts Macon County to sweep season series

BCHS blasts Macon County to sweep season series

***Stats provided by team***  An 11-run first inning powered the Royals to a 20-0 win at Macon County Friday.  Bryant Trice was 3 for 3 with a double and 1 RBI.  Zac Evans went 3 for 4 with 2 RBI.    Caleb Slaughter homered as part of a 2 for 3 dy and had 6 RBI's.  

Landon Anderson gave up one run in three innings for the pitching win and was also 2 for 3 with a double and 3 RBI.  Austin Simmons and Ty Edge were both 1 for 2.

Bleckley plays at Dodge County Monday in a makeup of a game rained out February 21.  Start time is 6 p.m.

BCHS soccer teams split home finale

BCHS soccer teams split home finale

Bekah Bryant had her second four-goal game of the season to help lift the Lady Royals to a 4-2 win over Monticello at home on senior night.  Bryant is a four-year member of the team.  

The Royals got first half goals from both Quintavius Smith and Carson Garrett, a goal by Jacob Tilley and penalty kick by Tomas Lopez in the second half. But the Hurricanes had five second half goals to win 8-4.

Tilley's score was his first of the season in his first game back. The senior had been serving as a student assistant coach this season due to a shoulder injury.  Bleckley plays at Dodge County Monday with girls begining at 5 p.m. and boys playing at 7.