Thomaston Times- RSS SPORTS Feed http://thomastontimes.com/section/SPORTS http://thomastontimes.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 19 Apr 2015 15:19:27 EST 1800 Losing my best friend and biggest fan is a tough loss for me http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152958285/Losing-my-best-friend-and-biggest-fan-is-a-tough-loss-for-me Some losses are tougher than others! I suffered the ultimate loss on Saturday when my father, Grady Fowler, passed away at Providence Health and Rehab. He was two months shy of his 89th birthday. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 04:15:51 EST UL spring sports update http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152958300/UL-spring-sports-update The 2014-15 school season is heading down the home stretch, but for some Upson Lee spring sports teams, their seasons are just hitting their peaks.Baseball Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:25:51 EST Changing the rules http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152958290/Changing-the-rules With spring football practices and spring games on the horizon for many Georgia High Schools, the GHSA has made a change to the way some football programs practice. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 04:15:51 EST Upson Lee Senior Night 2015 http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152830115/Upson-Lee-Senior-Night-2015 Rachel Bridges with her parents Dan and Tammy Bridges.Kaley Phillips with her parents Tara McWaters and Vann Phillips.Bethany Smith with her parents Joey and Julie Smith.Sharan Kaur with her mother Manjit Kaur. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 03:10:51 EST Knights down Braves 12-2 http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152885713/Knights-down-Braves-12-2 Head coach Wayne Puckett and his Diamond Knights are coming down the home stretch of their regular season, and have hit a hot streak at the right time. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 02:50:51 EST Knights are clutch http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152885694/Knights-are-clutch After a rain delay in the Lady Knights game and the 2015 Senior Night ceremony, the Upson Lee Knights finally took to Matthews Field to battle the Veterans Warhawks, in a game where both teams are tied with Mary Persons for the No. 1 seed in Region... Tue, 14 Apr 2015 02:45:51 EST New Tee Ball fields open http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152631977/New-Tee-Ball-fields-open Wes McCard/The Thomaston TimesThe Cardinals and other teams set balloons free at the Grand Opening of the new Tee Ball field at the Civic Center on Saturday morning. Fri, 3 Apr 2015 03:25:52 EST Muddin’ at Thrill Hill http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152631956/Muddin-at-Thrill-Hill The warm sunny weather was perfect March 21 for the opening round of Thrill Hill Mudd Boggin'. There were a total of 17 trucks taking part in the mud races, with Tommy Matthews of Box Springs, Georgia coming out on top with a time difference of... Thu, 2 Apr 2015 03:15:51 EST ULMS wins Championships http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152631938/ULMS-wins-Championships On Saturday the ULMS Knights and Lady Knights took part in the CGMSAL (Central Georgia Middle School Athletic League) Track and Field Championship in Griffin. Wed, 1 Apr 2015 03:05:51 EST Rough inning dooms Knights http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152631945/Rough-inning-dooms-Knights After a tough defeat in their game against Veterans on Tuesday, the Knights traveled to Perry to face the Region 2 leading Panthers from Perry High School. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 03:10:51 EST Havoc Baseball (AA) ranked No. 1 in State http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152503594/Havoc-Baseball-(AA)-ranked-No.-1-in-State Submitted Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:25:51 EST ULMS can’t hang on http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152574260/ULMS-cant-hang-on The Upson Lee Middle School Knights took on the Gray Station Greyhounds in a double header at the Municipal Field on Wednesday. Unfortunately the Knights suffered two losses by the scores of 6-4, and 12-0. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:45:52 EST Caudle breaks school record http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152574280/Caudle-breaks-school-record The Upson Lee Knights track and field team recently participated in the Lamar County Track and Field Invitational last week. Upson Lee was one of 12 teams at the event. The Knights finished in third place, and the Lady Knights placed sixth... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 05:20:51 EST Big win for the Wildcats http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152503601/Big-win-for-the-Wildcats Last week the Flint River Academy Wildcats faced off against the Central Fellowship Christian Academy Lancers. It was a beautiful day for baseball, it was St. Patrick's Day, and it seemed like spring had officially begun. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 04:35:52 EST Diamond Knights open 2015 http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152065364/Diamond-Knights-open-2015 Last season Coach Wayne Puckett's Knights finished with a 15-11 record, and lost a chance as the State Playoffs due to a tiebreaker. In that season, the Knights started two freshmen, and several juniors, most of whom are back this... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 03:25:51 EST 1940 E. Thomaston ball club http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152503572/1940-E.-Thomaston-ball-club Do you know the men in this photo? They are the East Thomaston Ball Club, 1940. If so, we want to know. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 04:10:50 EST Upson Lee and Providence join for March Madness http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152574306/Upson-Lee-and-Providence-join-for-March-Madness Wes McCard/The Thomaston Times Tue, 31 Mar 2015 05:35:51 EST Knights hold off Huskies http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152503579/Knights-hold-off-Huskies The Upson Lee Knights could easily be 1-0 in region play as they headed into their Region 2 contest against Howard on Friday evening. However, a tough 3-2 loss to Mary Persons on March 10 kept the Knights winless in region play. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 04:15:52 EST FRA struggling with 1-6 record http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152447071/FRA-struggling-with-1-6-record The Flint River Academy Wildcat Baseball Team suffered two defeats and picked up one win last week with all games played at home in Woodbury. The first, on Thursday, March 12 was with The Campus, a team from Peachtree City that FRA has not played... Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:55:54 EST More spring time with the Braves http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152574195/More-spring-time-with-the-Braves Last week I took a look at my first few days at Braves' spring training and this week I'll finish up the trip. I got to see five Braves' games on my annual visit and saw interesting things that don't always relate to the game... Sun, 29 Mar 2015 02:25:52 EST