Thomaston Times- RSS SPORTS Feed http://thomastontimes.com/section/SPORTS http://thomastontimes.com/section/SPORTS Tue, 28 Apr 2015 12:48:42 EST 1800 FRA track places second; 14 qualify for state http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/153089389/FRA-track-places-second;-14-qualify-for-state “This was huge!” stated Russ Durand, Flint River Academy (FRA) Track Coach, “we have never had so many qualify for state or do their personal best at a meet where it counted so much.” Tue, 28 Apr 2015 06:45:52 EST UL headed to State Playoffs http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/153148442/UL-headed-to-State-Playoffs Last week was one of the bigger weeks in recent memory for the Upson Lee baseball team. The Knights were in a battle with West Laurens and Mary Persons for the final two playoff spots from Region 2. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 03:45:53 EST What good are trophies? http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/153089355/What-good-are-trophies What good are trophies? Well, as I recall from my playing and coaching days, they can be pretty important. Trophies have a rather deep meaning for those who worked to earn those symbols of success. Trophies stand for the effort, sweat, hours of... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:25:51 EST Lowery leads series after second mud boggin’ http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/153073358/Lowery-leads-series-after-second-mud-boggin After more than a week of rainy weather, the mud bog at Thrill Hill Mudd Boggin' was muddy and deep. So deep that of the 18 trucks that went through it last Saturday, only 10 were able to complete two runs. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 06:25:51 EST Knights upset Perry 3-2 http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/153089371/Knights-upset-Perry-3-2 The Upson Lee Knights baseball team is currently in the biggest stretch of games of their season. However, by the time this edition of The Times is released, the Knights playoff future will have been decided. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 06:35:53 EST Region Champs http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/153089359/Region-Champs The Upson Lee Knights golf team made history on Tuesday, as they became the first Upson Lee golf team to ever win a region championship. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 06:25:52 EST Upson Lee Soccer Senior Night 2015 http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/153016882/Upson-Lee-Soccer-Senior-Night-2015 Zac Anderson with his mother Krysti AndersonDaniel Clements with his parents Renee and Gerald GoodmanLevi Long with his parents Carla and Mark LongDylan Marshall with his mother Jessica Bentley Thu, 23 Apr 2015 03:00:51 EST T-Town’s Larry Hand wins “Top Gun” http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/153016866/T-Towns-Larry-Hand-wins-Top-Gun Larry Hand of Thomaston won the coveted Top Gun award at the National Muzzle Loading Rifle Association Territorial Match contest last weekend. Larry gained more points in matches using flintlock rifles, rifled muskets, pistols and black powder... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 02:10:52 EST Jordan is SIAC Champ http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/153016859/Jordan-is-SIAC-Champ The Upson Lee Knights and Lady Knights track and field team will participate in the preliminaries of the Region 2 Track Meet today at McConell Talbert Stadium in Warner Robins. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:05:52 EST Upson Lee Track & Field Senior Night 2015 http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152958334/Upson-Lee-Track--Field-Senior-Night-2015 River DeanPerla HernandezAmber LewisFeybian MatthewsAntoine MillerTyanna MitchellJohnquavius NapierNikeria WalkerColeman DumasJoey Choy Mon, 20 Apr 2015 04:40:51 EST 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