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Local travel team gets first trophy of season.

Local travel team gets first trophy of season.

Surge is a 10u Bleckley-based travel softball team in their first season.  After playing in places such as Waycross, Dublin, and Cordele, the team got to be at home Saturday for the Cochran-Bleckley Invitational played at the rec. department.  They went 1-1-1 in pool play, including Rayea Dominy throwing a no-hitter.  Though falling in the championship game to the Knockouts 16-1, Surge picked up their first trophy.

Second straight good finish for local travel team.

Second straight good finish for local travel team.

Though it was a long trip to Moultrie for the USSSA's "Angels for Autism Awareness" tournament made longer by a rain delay, Prospex 04 had a good day, finishing second.  It's the second straight tournament the team came home with championship rings.

Local travel team gets first win of season.

Local travel team gets first win of season.

Bleckley-based 14u travel softball team played Saturday in the USSSA Cordele Spring Flng. The team was in the "C" bracket after going 1 and 2 in pool play. They won 3-2 against the Gold Coast Hurricanes then defeated the North Florida Curve 9-2 to win first place.

New local travel team takes step forward.

New local travel team takes step forward.

The B-Team, the new 14u travel softball team, got their first wins and first trophy at Saturday's USSSA "Cordele Slam."  To read more, click here.

Local softball player named MVP at tournament.

Local softball player named MVP at tournament.

Though she plays with another team, Mallory Sears has been helping out with The B-Team, a new travel softball team designed to help local players get better and prepare for the next level of school ball.  Saturday, she picked up with them in their debut at Southern Pines.  Sears was voted by the umpires as tournament MVP.

To read more on the tournament, click here.

Update on BCMS sports.

Regular season play for BCMS basketball wrapped up February 7 with a home sweep of Dublin.  The MGMSAA region tournament will be February 13 through 16 hosted by J.R. Trippe Middle School in Vidalia.  The boys are top seed and open play February 14 at 4 pm against #8 Jeff Davis.  The girls are third seed and take on sixth seed Dodge County February 13 at 5:15 pm.  Saturday's championship games will be played at Vidalia High School.

 

BCMS baseball has a scrimmage game Feruary 11 at home against Toombs County 4 pm.  Head coach is former BCHS and Middle Georgia State baseball player Dusty Jones.

Cochran Rec. Department switches softball sanctioning to Dixie.

The Cochran Bleckley Recreation Department announced via a Facebook post sanctioning for the 2019 softball season would be through Dixie Softball, after many years as a member of the GRPA.  To read more, click here.