Tag Archives: football

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 »

FSU Seminoles Ready for Home Opener at the New ‘Doak’

Francois, Walker earn National Player of the Week honors following comeback win TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The third-ranked Florida State football team held its second and final practice of the week on Thursday at the Albert J. Dunlap Athletic Training Facility just three days after an emotional come-from-behind 45-34 victory over then-No. 11 Ole Miss on Labor Day at the… 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 »

Florida State Football Picked Second in Preseason ACC Poll

Star running back Dalvin Cook runner-up as preseason ACC Player of the Year GREENSBORO, N.C. – Florida State was picked to finish second in the Atlantic Division and earned the second most votes to win the Atlantic Coast Conference, according to a preseason poll of 191 media members in attendance at last week’s 2016 ACC Football Kickoff in… Read More »

ACC Football Tailgate Tour will debut this fall

GREENSBORO, NC (theACC.com) – The ACC, in conjunction with Raycom Sports and FishBait Marketing, announced today a new partnership with Lumber Liquidators, which will be the presenting sponsor of the first-ever ACC Football Tailgate Tour.  The Tour will stop at each of the 14 ACC Football campuses and ACC FanFest during the 2016 Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship… Read More »

Florida State Legend Warrick Dunn to Throw First Pitch at ‘Chop at the Trop’

Dunn is scheduled to throw the first pitch at 3:45 p.m. on June 18 at Tropicana Field    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Former Florida State running back, NFL star and standout philanthropist, Warrick Dunn, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch when the Tampa Bay Rays host the San Francisco Giants at 3:45 p.m. on Saturday, June 18,… Read More »

Jacksonville Jaguars, including former ‘Noles, to take over Tallahassee on June 25

Current Jaguars and Florida State Alumni returning to greet fans TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Jaguars are road-tripping to the state capital on Saturday, June 25 for the first ever “Tallahassee Takeover” presented by the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association.  Fans are invited to come meet current Jaguars players and former FSU standouts including linebacker Telvin Smith, wide… Read More »

Atlanta Falcons to hold football safety session for moms in Bainbridge

The Atlanta Falcons will hold a special event just for moms with sons who want to play football, on Tuesday, Feb. 2 on the field at the Bainbridge High School campus in Bainbridge, GA. These clinics will provide helpful information to moms who have children who are considering or play tackle football. The clinics will include classroom instruction on proper… Read More »

Bainbridge High School players, coach lead list of All-Region 1-AAAA football teams and awards

2015 Georgia 1-AAAA All-Region Football Teams and Awards [embeddoc url=”http://sowegalive.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Georgia-1-AAAA-All-Region-Football-Teams-2015.pdf” download=”all” viewer=”google”] 2015 Bainbridge High School Varsity Football Stats (14 Games) [embeddoc url=”http://sowegalive.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/2015-Bainbridge-FB-Stats-14-games.pdf” download=”all” viewer=”google”]

8th grade Bainbridge football team are champions again

The Bainbridge Middle School 8th grade Bearcats won the Southwest Georgia football championship on Thursday night, defeating Washington Middle School of Cairo 10-2 at Centennial Field. This was the fourth consecutive year the 8th grade Bearcats have played in the Championship game and the third straight year they have won. During the past three seasons, the 8th grade Bearcat football… Read More »

FSU’s Whitfield, Pugh Collect ACC Player of the Week Honors

Golson named one of eight Manning Award “Stars of the Week” TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The ninth-ranked Florida State football team collected a pair of honors from the Atlantic Coast Conference on Monday following the 41-21 victory over Louisville. Junior wide receiver Kermit Whitfield was named the ACC Receiver of the Week, while sophomore linebacker Jacob Pugh grabbed ACC Linebacker… Read More »

Bainbridge Bearcats get ready for big game against Thomas County Central

  Last season, the Bainbridge High School varsity football team played Thomas County Central twice during the season–with Bainbridge losing during the regular season but getting the best of the TCC Yellow Jackets in a tie-breaker game that decided who would fill a playoff spot. Both teams have a lot to play for this year, in what has… Read More »

Bainbridge Bearcats off to 3-0 start; McLaughlin sets BHS pass completions record

The Bainbridge High School Bearcats won their third game of the season on Friday night, beating the Monroe Tornadoes 34-7. Bainbridge Junior Quarterback Brett Mclaughlin broke the Bainbridge single game completion record with 22 completions. The previous Bainbridge passing record was 18 completions by Jon Lee vs. Cairo in 2001. McLaughlin also posted his 2nd straight 200+ yards… Read More »

Bainbridge’s Tyler Story sets school record for most passes caught in a game; he also set 2nd-highest receiving yards record

2015 Bainbridge vs. Cairo Summary Yardstick Note:WR  Tyler Story broke the Bainbridge game receiving record with 10 receptions and his 224 yards is 2nd highest receiving game total in school history. Along with his punt return yardage Story had 274 all purpose yards. In two games this season Story now has 17 receptions for 355 yards and 3… Read More »

Bainbridge vs. Cairo – Coach Littleton breaks down the football matchup

The Bainbridge High School Bearcats and the Cairo High School Syrupmakers will play their annual rivalry football game on Friday night at Cairo’s West Thomas Stadium. Bainbridge High School head football coach Jeff Littleton was a guest on the Jesus and Jammin’ morning radio show on Thursday morning to talk about the Bearcats’ big 42-13 win over Early… Read More »

First National Bank to make donation whenever Bainbridge Bearcats score touchdown

First National Bank of Decatur County CEO Brad Barber was on the “Jesus and Jammin’” radio show Thursday morning to make a surprise announcement of “Bearcat Bucks,” the bank’s way of showing extra support for the Bainbridge High School football team. Barber said every time the Bainbridge Bearcats score a touchdown this season, First National Bank of Decatur County… Read More »