Thomaston Times- RSS SPORTS Feed Sun, 23 Nov 2014 08:58:07 EST 1800 2014 Upson Lee Senior Night #11 Kaleb Allen with his mother Lyndel Allen#48 Joseph Choy with his mother Kanice Schultz#64 Tyderrious Collier with his parents Marcus Middlebrooks, Latisha Middlebrooks, and Charles Collier. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 03:28:02 EST A trip to remember Fifteen years ago this past summer, I was able to go on the trip of a lifetime. I had just finished up my second year at the University of Georgia, and I was packing my bags to go on a trip to play in a basketball tournament in Israel and Palestine. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 03:04:03 EST Knights destroy Chargers The Upson Lee Runnin' Knights got their first action of the season on the court Saturday night. Upson Lee took on the Chargers from Central-Macon in a scrimmage game. After a tightly contested first half, the Knights exploded for a 29-point... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 03:09:01 EST Ladies starting over New UL head coach Kevin Furtado coached in his first game with the Lady Knights on Saturday. The game was a 58-40 loss to Central-Macon, which was a scrimmage game and did not count as far as their win/loss record. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 02:41:03 EST Knights had successful season The Upson-Lee Knights of Coach Tommy Parks finished the 2014 football; season with a 7-3 record. This was obviously a successful season, although some of the team's goals were not met. The major unfulfilled goal was a trip to the AAAA state... Sun, 16 Nov 2014 02:31:02 EST Knights fall short of playoffs The Upson Lee Knights welcomed the Veterans Warhawks to Matthews Field for the first time last Friday night. Upson Lee was looking to put a winning cap on their regular season, and advance to the State Playoffs for only the second time since... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 12:10:04 EST Road Trippin’ I'm often asked why I don't write more columns about the road trips that the WTGA-Fun 101 radio crew takes to Upson-Lee football road games each year. Well, there are a couple of reasons why I don't. Sat, 8 Nov 2014 06:16:03 EST Region 2 Playoff Scenarios After tonight's Region 2 games, all of the teams will know their fate for the playoffs, maybe. Two teams, Perry and Howard, already know their fate. Perry is out with a 1-9 record, as their season ended last week in a 31-0 loss... Fri, 7 Nov 2014 06:33:02 EST GSC Basketball Highlanders Open Season Nov. 4 Gordon State College Basketball Coach Bruce Capers can sum up the upcoming season in three words. Fri, 7 Nov 2014 06:21:05 EST A fight for the playoffs Without a doubt, the 2014 season has been a rather successful one for Tommy Parks in his first year at the helm of the Knights program. Upson Lee is currently 7-2, their best record since 2005. Fri, 7 Nov 2014 06:21:02 EST Piedmont outlasts Flint River in Region Championship In another thrilling chapter of a long rivalry, the Flint River Wildcats met the Piedmont Cougars for the third straight year to decide the 4-AA Region Champion. The teams battled... Thu, 6 Nov 2014 06:23:04 EST Matthews headed to State The Upson Lee Knights and Lady Knights participated in the 2014 Region 2 meet, held at The Rock Ranch. The Upson Lee Lady Knights placed fifth in the region, just missing the chance to compete in the State Meet, while the Knights placed sixth... Wed, 5 Nov 2014 06:57:02 EST UL “D” plays lights out MARIETTA - Friday night was not just another average night for high school football, as Upson Lee played in a game where the wind gusts seemed like those from a tropical storm, the rain came from every angle imaginable, and the lights went out at the... Tue, 4 Nov 2014 07:00:02 EST Gators defeat Tigers to win Flag Football Championship 2014 Thomaston Flag Footbal Runners-Up - Tigers -Cheerleaders include, Amarah Wilson, Kemauria Booker, Jamayah Carthon, Kamiyah Booker, Kaydence Hillman, and Coach Quantanya Carthon. Tigers players include, Jason Carthon,... Mon, 3 Nov 2014 01:56:02 EST Former Knight Tyler Stewart excelling at Mars Hill Photos courtesy of Betsy Stewart Sun, 2 Nov 2014 02:13:03 EST ULMS falls 28-6 to MCMS For the first time since 2004 the Upson Lee Middle School Knights football team had a chance to win the CGMSAL (Central Georgia Middle School Athletic League) Championship. Sat, 1 Nov 2014 01:28:05 EST UL looks to trick not treat Tonight will be another night of firsts for Upson Lee. No player on the current UL roster has ever won more than six games in a season, and they have that opportunity tonight, against the Osborne Cardinals, a team the Knights will be playing for the... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:40:03 EST Westfield defeats Flint River 56-13 The Flint River Wildcats hosted the Westfield Hornets last Friday for Senior Night in The Den. Unfortunately for the home squad, the Hornets were overpowering and cruised to a 56-13 victory. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 03:59:05 EST UL freshmen are Champs The Upson Lee freshmen Knights football team welcomed a familiar face to Matthews Field on Thursday for the Freshman League Championship Game. The Upson Lee Knights and Mary Persons Bulldogs had each defeated the other on the other's home turf... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 01:53:01 EST UL playoff hopes remain alive Ed DeFore is one of the most beloved residents of Macon. A graduate of Lanier High School (now known as Central High School), DeFore was a standout baseball player and was drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals, and since has become the longest tenured... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 02:30:05 EST