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Local travel team has good return to the diamond.

Local travel team has good return to the diamond.

BC Storm 14 u softball hadn't played since mid March because of weather and schedule conflicts.  The team was in action Saturday at the USSSA Old Capital Showdown in Milledgeville.  This tournament had pool games to determine seeding for a single elimination bracket as the format.

BC went 4-0 in pool play.  They defeated Crossfire 12-0 to claim a championship game berth and beat the Heartbreakers 16-0 to win first.

Former BCHS softball player sets career mark for GMC.

Former Bleckley County High School and current Georgia Military College softball player Taylor Little homered twice Saturday in the team's split with Darton State.  Little has 16 on the season.  As a result of Saturday's output, she is now the career leader in home runs for the Lady Bulldogs.

Baseball/softball opening day at Cochran Bleckley Rec. Department Saturday.

Baseball and softball opening day at the Cochran Bleckley Recreation Department will be March 19.  Ceremonies at 9 am, games begin at 10.  Admission $2 per person.  There will be a pork chop plate sale that day.  Cost is $7 for pork chop, corn, and green beans.  Orders can be placed by calling the office, (478)934-3225.

Travel team gets first top finish of spring.

Travel team gets first top finish of spring.

The BC Crush 12-u softball team played in CAMSPORTS-USA's The Sassy Birthday Classic Saturday in Milledgeville.  It was divided into brackets based upon seed games.  BC lost both seed games, putting them into the bronze bracket.

Pitcher Jordyn Krieg threw a no-hitter in a 10-0 win versus Around The Horn.  A 10-6 win against Team Invasion put BC into the title game.  They would rally from 3-1 down against Ricochet to win 9-5.  

The team is scheduled to play March 19 at the Battle of Perry.  It will take place at the Perry Junior League Complex.

No berth to NAIA Nationals for Middle Georgia State men.

The NAIA announced selections for their upcoming Division I Men's Basketball National Championship tournament. Middle Georgia State University, who finished second in the SSAC tournament, did not receive an at-large bid. Bids went to regular season champion William Carey University and tournament champion Faulkner University.

You can view the field here.

Middle Georgia State men fall in SSAC title game.

Second seed Middle Georgia State University lost the SSAC basketball championship game to fifth seed Faulkner University 78-64 Saturday night.  The Knights will wait to see if their performance earns an at large bid to NAIA Nationals.  The selection show will be March 9 at 7 pm and streamed here.

Middle Georgia State men to play for SSAC title.

In just their second year as a member of the Southern States Athletic Conference, the Middle Georgia State men's basketball team will play for the SSAC title.  The second seeded Knights defeated Auburn University-Montgomery Friday afternoon 77-66 to clinch a title game berth.  They'll take on fifth seed Faulkner tonight at 7:30 pm in Birmingham, Alabama.