Former Camden County High and current Carson-Newman running back Antonio Wimbush has been nominated for the Mayo Clinic Comeback Player of the Year award.
Camden County bowed out of the Class 7A softball tournament last Friday, a 10-inning loss and a shutout at Woodstock closing a 14-10 season.
With two out, the score tied and the bases full, Tift had nowhere to hide as Camden County slugger Amber Griffin approached the plate in the eighth inning.
The Wildcats barged through their last non-region obstacle last Friday, battering overmatched Colleton, S.C., 52-7 with nearly 500 yards of total offense.
After their win streak was snapped Sept. 25, the Camden County High spikers started another last Thursday and extended it to four two days later in Kingsland.
After putting the clamps on Glynn Academy’s unique offense, the Wildcats face another rarely-seen scheme Friday night as Colleton, S.C., visits.
Liam Kilner broke 18 minutes for the boys, and Alexia Vinuela was runner-up for the girls as the Camden County High cross-country teams placed first and second last Thursday at Wayne County.
Amber Griffin and Maddie Riggins took turns shutting out Tift last Thursday, a home doubleheader sweep pulling the Lady softball Wildcats to 2-2 in Region 1-7A.
One stage of qualifying separates St. Marys golfers Georgia Blount and Jack Roberts from spots in the national Drive, Chip and Putt finals next April in Augusta.
The Wildcats pocketed their first shutout in three seasons and their second road win in as many weeks last Friday night, limiting Brunswick to 58 yards rushing in a rousing 37-0 blitz.