October 24, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

Bears beat Glenn Hills Spartans

The Burke County Bears (7- 1, 5-0) defeated sub-region foe Glenn Hills 68-20 Friday night in the Bear Den to tally their 22nd consecutive win over the Spartans.  It was senior night for the Bears as well, and senior athletes were recognized bef More...

Former Bear makes All-Army wrestling team

A former Burke County High School wrestler has continued his involvement in the sport across the globe.  Derrick Walker, who graduated from Burke County High School in 2010, finished in the state’s top five in his weight class during his s More...

HOMECOMING HEARTBREAK

Spartans fall 16-12 to Memorial Day School

The Spartans were held to their lowest rushing yardage of the season and fell by four points to Memorial Day School on Homecoming night.  More...

EBA’s Wilson and Odom qualify for state cross country meet

Clay Wilson will be making another appearance in the GISA Class-AA cross country state meet, which is being held this weekend. And, his Spartan teammate Hunter Odom will be joining him. More...

Dixon crowned queen

Whitney Dixon, daughter of Herbie and Nell Dixon, was crowned Edmund Burke Academy homecoming queen for the 2012-2013 school year during halftime of last Friday night’s football game at Rogers More...

Spartans battle Brentwood in crucial region matchup

The GISA Class-2AA region will be shaken up after this Friday, and Edmund Burke’s chances of a region title will depend on results from this game.  More...

Five for the family

A local family had a heap of firsts during bow, muzzleloader and the start of deer season. On September 22, Chris Parrish, above left, killed a doe and his first buck bow while hunting with his wife Chelsie Parrish and brother Jeremy Johns Jr. More...