Category Archives: Bainbridge High School

SPORTS: Bearcat Baseball Honoring Veterans, Seniors

The Bearcat Baseball team is planning a week of celebration with special honors scheduled for two upcoming games. The first is Military Appreciation Night on Wednesday, April 12th when the Bearcats take on the Tift County Blue Devils.  During this special ceremony, the evening will by highlighted by Bronze Star Medal Recipient, Lt. Col. John E. Davis.  Davis will… Read More »




SPORTS: Lyle Signs Baseball Scholarship with TCC

On Wednesday, November 9, Keith Lyle, a senior at Bainbridge High School, signed a scholarship to play baseball at Tallahassee Community College. Lyle, a shortstop and catcher, has played in 54 varsity games for the Bearcats and boasts a lifetime batting average of .385 with 62 hits, 42 RBI’s, and 2 home runs in his high school career.… Read More »

Bearcats Beat Warner Robins, Finish 2nd in the Region

The Bainbridge Bearcat football team defeated the Warner Robins Demons last night to finish in second place in Region 1-AAAAA. Thomas County Central beat Harris County 49-27. Both Bainbridge and Thomas County Central finished 3-1 in region play, but Central won the head to head matchup and, as a result, the region championship. With the win, the Bearcats… Read More »

BEARCAT BUCKS: First National Bank CEO Brad Barber Presents BHS Coach Jeff Littleton with Week 5 Bearcat Bucks

Listen to the interview with Bainbridge High School Football Coach Jeff Littleton on Thursday’s Jesus and Jammin Morning Show.  First National Bank’s Brad Barber was on hand to present Coach Littleton with the Week 5 Edition of Bearcat Bucks, a weekly donation to the football team’s Booster Club.




Bainbridge Bearcats football game against Lincoln (FL) cancelled

The Bainbridge Bearcats were slated to play the Lincoln High School Trojans on Thursday night at Gene Cox Stadium but due to Hurricane Hermine that game had been rescheduled to Saturday at Noon. As of Friday afternoon at 3pm, the game between the Bearcats and the Trojans has been cancelled without any plans to reschedule to a later… Read More »

Bearcats defeat the Godby High School Cougars in final preseason scrimmage

The Bainbridge Bearcats traveled down to Tallahassee, Florida, on Thursday night to take on the Godby High School Cougars for their final preseason scrimmage before the 2016 season. The Bearcats looked formidable against the Lowndes Vikings two weeks ago but the Cats were looking for a little more consistency on both offense and defense before they head home… Read More »




Bearcats impress in preseason scrimmage despite score

The old saying before the first scrimmage or game from every coach I’ve ever heard speak is that ‘we’re tired of hitting on each other and now we get to go hit on somebody else’ really couldn’t be used for the first 2016 preseason scrimmage for the Bainbridge Bearcats as they had just been able to legally put… Read More »

Bearcats’ Coach Littleton Speaks at Chamber Luncheon

According to Bainbridge Bearcats Coach Jeff Littleton, expectations are high for this year’s football team. Coach Jeff Littleton spoke at the Bainbridge Decatur County Chamber Luncheon, sponsored by First National Bank, on Thursday, August 4 After a historic season last year, which saw the Cats finish the regular season as undefeated Region champs and make the Semifinal game… Read More »

Sports: Griffey Jr & Piazza enter Hall of Fame, Falcons report to training camp & Braves swept by Rockies

Here are your sports headlines for Monday, July 25th, 2016: Local BEARCATS (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Lady Cats Softball team looking ahead to big 2016 season National BRAVES (AJC) – Braves lose 7-2 on Sunday; swept by Rockies at Coors Field over weekend BRAVES (AJC) – Julio Teheran will attempt to make next start without rotation shuffle MLB (ESPN)… Read More »




Sports: Braves avoid sweep with walk-off Sunday win, Tom Brady ends legal battle with Roger Goodell & SEC players arrested

Here are your sports headlines for Monday, July 18th, 2016: Local BEARCATS (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Here’s a look at some of the 2016 Bearcats poised for a breakout season National BRAVES (AJC) – Atlanta Braves earn 1-0 walk-off win over Rockies on Sunday; avoid sweep BRAVES (ESPN) – Braves put closer Arodys Viscaino on 15-day disabled list MLB… Read More »

Sports: Joe Crine to retire, Dameon Pierce commits to Alabama, Durant headed West & Sony Michel breaks arm

Here are your sports headlines for Tuesday, July 5th, 2016: Local BAINBRIDGE (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Legendary Post Searchlight sports editor Joe Crine to retire USA BASEBALL (WALB) – Crisp County product Taylor Walls to represent USA this summer BEARCATS (WALB) – Bearcats RB Dameon Pierce commits to Alabama Crimson Tide National DURANT (ESPN) – Free agent Kevin Durant… Read More »

Sports: Warriors take 3-1 series lead, all but one Super Regionals complete & Braves drop two of three to Cubs

Here are your sports headlines for Monday, June 13th, 2016: Local BEARCATS (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Bearcats summer baseball program under way HORNETS (WALB) – Pelham Hornets hold ‘Lil Hornets’ football camp TROJANS (ALBANY HERALD) – Legendary coach Rufus McDuffie making himself at home at Dougherty National BRAVES (AJC) – Chicago Cubs rout Atlanta Braves 13-2 in series finale… Read More »




Bainbridge Athlete Ryan Adams Wins Prestigious Award

Bainbridge High School athlete Ryan Adams was awarded the prestigious Positive Athlete award in Atlanta on Tuesday.  Ryan, a rising senior at Bainbridge High School was nominated by his coach, Chad Smith, and selected as one of 30 winners across the state. On Tuesday, June 7, Ryan traveled to Atlanta to the College Football Hall of Fame and… Read More »

Sports: Orioles & Royals brawl, Magic calls out Warriors & Braves lose again

Here are your sports headlines for Wednesday, June 8th, 2016: Local BEARCATS (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Junior Bearcat shortstop Keith Lyle named on All-State team H.S. BASEBALL (ALBANY HERALD) – GHSA State Baseball Tournament won’t be in Columbus in 2017 National BRAVES (AJC) – Viscaino blows save; Braves lose to Padres 4-3; losing streak extended to six games BRAVES… Read More »

Sports: Braves win 3 games over holiday weekend, Warriors advance to 2nd straight NBA Finals & Baylor hires interim coach

Here are the sports headlines for Tuesday, May 31st, 2016: Local BEARCATS (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Former Bearcat leads team to state championship in baseball KNIGHTS (ALBANY HERALD) – Deerfield-Windsor wins second straight baseball state championship National BRAVES (AJC) – Foltynewicz & Smith lead Braves past Giants MLB (ESPN) – Memorial Day Major League Baseball scoreboard MLB (ESPN) –… Read More »




Sports: Cavs beat down the Raptors, NFL travel miles & Braves lose again

Here are your sports headlines for Thursday, May 26th, 2016: Local BEARCATS (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – BHS names top senior athletes COUGARS (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Grace Baseball advances to 2nd round of state tournament National BRAVES (AJC) – Foltynewicz pitches well but Braves fall 2-1 in 13 innings to Brewers; 2-19 at home in 2016 MLB (ESPN) – Wednesday… Read More »

Sports: Warriors even series with Game 2 win, Falcons to bring in former Bulldog for workout & Braves win!

Here are your sports headlines for Thursday, May 19th, 2016: Local GHSA (GHSA.NET) – GHSA names winner & finalists of Vincent J. Dooley Award Scholarship National BRAVES (AJC) – Teheran earns first win of season; Braves now 10-29 on season MLB (ESPN) – Major League Baseball Wednesday scoreboard MLB (CBS) – Mets SP Bartolo Colon files for ‘Big Sexy’… Read More »

Sports: Cavs roll in Game 1, Blakely product signs extension with Bengals & Braves fire Fredi; still lose

Here are your sports headlines for Wednesday, May 18th, 2016: Local BEARCATS (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Bearcats compete in state track meet BEARCATS (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Recruitment of Cats RB Dameon Pierce begins to pick up steam National BRAVES (AJC) – Braves part ways with manager Fredi Gonzalez after worst start in MLB BRAVES (YAHOO) – Braves front office… Read More »