A second-half offensive push produced a goal, but the Lady Wildcats fell, 3-1 at Hillgrove May 1 in a round-of-16 state match. Camden County ended 7-5-1.
Camden County bowed out of the Class 7A baseball playoffs last Thursday, managing five hits total in an 8-0, 11-0 second-round defeat at Region 5 champion Woodstock.
Erasing two first-half deficits April 24, the Camden County High Lady soccer ‘Cats scored late to oust visiting Newnan from the Class 7A state tournament, 3-2.
The Wildcats saw both sides of walk-offs in last year’s state baseball playoffs, so it wasn’t surprising their first-round series last week ended that way.
Shutout wins over visiting East Coweta and Newnan sent the Camden County High boys and girls netters into the second round of the state Class 7A brackets.
A record night last Friday for Aaron Wainright paved the way for the Wildcats’ home split with Lowndes, and the third seed for the state Class 7A tournament.
A sign above court 6 at the Camden County High tennis complex reads “Make It Happen.” The Wildcat boys and girls did just that April 11, both teams outfighting Lowndes to capture the Region 1-7A cr
With only three state spots guaranteed in Region 1-7A, a key game-two win last Friday over Colquitt sent the diamond Wildcats into third place outright.
Narrow losses in their final two regular-season matches sent the Camden County High boys and girls netters to the Region 1-7A tournament with 15-3 records.
Always up for a challenge, Camden Middle School teacher Terrie Walker is tackling the Boston Marathon next Monday to benefit a charitable youth initiative.