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Big Hitter of the week

Big Hitter of the week

Megan WIsener

December 11, 2017


Filed under FOOTBALL, Uncategorized

Griffin McDowell (#62, Senior) was belted your "big hitter" of the week. After an amazing win against Gylnn Academy with a 42-38 victory, the boys came back after half time playing their hardest to make sure they earned their spot in the state championship game. Griffin McDowell has played for...

Who Will Win the State Championship: Coffee or Lee County?

Who Will Win the State Championship: Coffee or Lee County?

Elizabeth Hunter and Jessica King

December 7, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

This Friday is the first time in history that Lee County has made it into the State Championship. Students in the lunchroom were asked for their predictions on who would win the game with a guess of the score. The results are as follows: Katlyn Simmons - Lee County; 42-14 Denevious Grooms - Lee...

Varsity boys basketball falls short against Doughty County

Varsity boys basketball falls short against Doughty County

Mackenzie Rosa

December 6, 2017


Filed under BASKETBALL, Showcase

The boys varsity basketball team took on rival team Dougherty County this past Tuesday at their home court.   The Trojans started off strong with a an amazing breakaway layup by #35 with two minutes and thirtyfive seconds left. Although the #20 tried to take charge of the defense for the Trojans, ...

Big Hitter of the week

Big Hitter of the week

Megan Wisener

December 6, 2017


Filed under FALL SPORTS, FOOTBALL, SPORTS

The "big hitter belt" is assigned to a player of the football team every week due to their previous game. This week the "big hitter" was Kermit Solomon (Senior, #18). The meaning of the big hitter is either the player who had the most hits at the game or either the player who had the hardest/ biggest...

Varsity football makes comeback, wins semifinal game

Varsity football makes comeback, wins semifinal game

Mackenzie Rosa

December 5, 2017


Filed under FOOTBALL, Showcase

The varsity football team hosted the se mi-final round of state playoffs against Glynn Academy Terrors, and it was one of the most excitinggames in Trojan history. The game started off with Lee County kicking off to Glynn Academy. The stands were as loud as they have ever been before. With the student s...

Varsity girls basketball falls short against rival opponent

Varsity girls basketball falls short against rival opponent

Mackenzie Rosa

December 4, 2017


Filed under BASKETBALL, Showcase, WINTER SPORTS

The varsity girls basketball played against the Monroe tornadoes this Thursday night. Starting out the girls were trying to get the hang of both their defense and their offense, but once they got the hang of it they were on fire. Coming out of the first quarter the score was 23-10 Lady Trojans leading, but...

Varsity boys basketball lose neck to neck rival game

Varsity boys basketball lose neck to neck rival game

Mackenzie Rosa

December 3, 2017


Filed under BASKETBALL, Showcase, SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

The varsity boys basketball team played against local rival Monroe this Thursday night. Although the game was originally scheduled for December 1st, because of the huge football game the next day it was rescheduled for the night before so more Trojans can attend.   With the stands filled and the loud thumping...

An overview of Football’s semi-final competition: Glynn Academy

An overview of Football’s semi-final competition: Glynn Academy

Rhiannon Belcher

November 30, 2017


Filed under CAMPUS NEWS, FOOTBALL, Showcase, SPORTS

The Lee County Trojans battle the Glynn Academy Terrors this Friday, December 1st, at 7:30 EST at Trojan field. If the Trojans win this game, they will play the championship game next Friday at Mercedes Benz stadium, for the first time in Trojan history. Now, Lets take a look at this weeks semifinal...

The story behind D.S.G.B

The story behind D.S.G.B

Mackenzie Rosa

November 30, 2017


Filed under FOOTBALL, Investigative Reporting

At Friday night's football game, the first round of play for state playoffs, every player repped a  new shirt during warmups -- one that sported the acronym "DSGB" and the explanation "Down South Georgia Boys" underneath.  Since then, the DSGB letters seemed to explode across campus. To most fans, th...

Varsity boys basketball fights til’ the buzzer against Thomasville

Varsity boys basketball fights til’ the buzzer against Thomasville

Georgia Miller

November 30, 2017


Filed under BASKETBALL, Showcase, SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

Saturday night the boys basketball played against Thomasville and ended with a tough loss. The boys fought hard against the Bulldogs even without multiple students who are currently playing football, they gave Thomasville run for their money. Students like TJ Harris (12th) are currently playing football a...

Varsity Football sweeps away another northern opponent

Varsity Football sweeps away another northern opponent

Mackenzie Rosa

November 27, 2017


Filed under FALL SPORTS, FOOTBALL, Showcase, SPORTS

The varsity football team hosted the third round of state last Friday night against the Mays county Raiders. Although the school system was off all week for Thanksgiving break, the community decided to show out for the challenging game that the team was facing. The student section was filled with sup...

Varsity Football makes Lee County history

Varsity Football makes  Lee County history

Mackenzie Rosa

November 21, 2017


Filed under FALL SPORTS, FOOTBALL, SPORTS

The Varsity Football team hosted the second round of State Playoffs against the Grovetown Warriors Friday night. If the boys fought like they had been all season they would make history for Lee County by making it farther in state then any team, and right off the bat Nikko cruz (12) was determined...

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