Tonight will be another first time experience for the Upson Lee Knights. After defeating the Northeast-Macon Raiders 44-6 in their first ever meeting, the Knights will take on the Northside-Columbus Patriots for the first time in school history.The Patriots enter tonight’s game with a 1-2 record, after falling at home to a very good Westover team last week by a 31-10 score. Coach Parks is very familiar with the Patriots from Muscogee County, from when he coached at Harris Cou...
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Wes McCard/The Thomaston TimesUpson Lee freshman Olvia Lindsey rips a base hit in the Lady Knights 11-0 victory over Baldwin last week. The Lady Knights will be in action at home against Griffin and Perry, while hitting the road to take on Spalding. Upson Lee is currently 7-9 and 2-5 in region play.
These ladies gather for a photo at while tailgating before the game.Kaite and Josh Ayer sporting their Upson Lee gear.Hunrgy? There was plenty of food at the tailgate party prior to kickoff.Jana Marks sang the National Anthem before the game.Here come the Knights, as they erupt out of the smoke entering the field.Kenderius Pennyman runs hard up the middle against the Raiders.Upson Lee’s David Marshall asking for the crowd...
125. That’s the number of wins Upson Lee now has in school history after a 44-6 dismantling of Northeast-Macon on Friday night. The victory improves Upson Lee’s record to 2-0 on the 2014 season, the first time the Knights have started 2-0 since 2007.Kenderius Pennyman rushed for 130 yards and three touchdowns, while Kalen Puckett passed for 94 yards and a touchdown. The Knights’ special teams proved to be a big advantage, as Upson Lee blocked a punt and gave the K...
It is great to hear that Upson-Lee defensive tackle David Marshall has received a number of college scholarship offers from Division-1 college football teams. Although he is just a junior, David has obviously made a very positive impression on recruiters from schools like Ole Miss, Alabama, and Auburn. Hopefully he will continue to make progress and improve in order to get the opportunity to get a college education and play major college football.
Wes McCard/The Thomaston TimesULMS pitcher Lanier Williams delivers a strike in the Lady Knights 12-0 victory over Manchester on Tuesday. The Lady Knights have not allowed a single run this season. Lanier Williams has posted an impressive stat line, pitching 10 innings, allowing zero runs on just three hits this season. She has also struck out 21 batters while wakling just five batters.
After two big road victories over Greenville and Manchester in the first two weeks of the season, the ULMS Knights (3-0) traveled to Pike County (0-3) to take on the Pirates in their final road game of the season, before finishing the season with three home games.Things did not go well for the Knights to start the game. After being forced to punt on their first possession, ULMS suffered a bad snap which gave PCMS great field position. The Pirates turned that field position into a t...
There have been many memorable nights of football played at Matthews Field over the years, and tonight Matthews Field will be the scene of the Knights 2014 home opener under new coach Tommy Parks.In the 111 Upson-Lee games played at Matthews Field, the Knights have 67 victories for a 60 percent winning percentage. That’s is something that coach Parks is trying to continue and improve at Upson-Lee
Larry Stanford|The Thomaston TimesKing Richard overlooking the unloading and preparing of the No. 43 Eckrich Ford.Karen Emory receiving the first Captain Herb Emory Community Service Award, named in memory of her husband, who died in April.Boxing Champion Evander Holyfield was the Honorary Starter of the Great Clips/Feed the Children 300 on Saturday.NASCAR Champion and member of the 2015 Class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame Bill Elliott was the Grand Ma...
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