2010-02-24

Basketball season ends for Burke County teams



Last Thursday’s opening round in the Region 3-AAA basketball tournament yielded only a somber bus ride home for the Bears and Lady Bears. Just after the Burke County girls were eliminated by a 66- 44 loss to Baldwin, the Burke County boys suffered a 77-71 upset in double overtime against the same school. The Bears, who ended with a 17-6 […]

Burke Co. tees off this weekend



Burke County High School will swing into golf season this week with several events including the Lady Bear Golf Classic. The Bears and Lady Bears will begin the season Thursday competing against Cross Creek and Hephzibah high schools at Applewood Golf Course. Then, the Lady Bears will head straight into some serious competition with the Lady Bear Gold Classic set […]

Bear nominated for all-American team



Play ball!



GISA announces new region alignments; EBA remains in AA



Old rivalries will vanish but new ones will form for Edmund Burke Academy. Despite drastic changes in GISA reclassifications for the 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 school years, EBA will be staying put in classification AA. However, big-time rivals Bulloch Academy and Memorial Day School will be tossed out. Edmund Burke will be saying “so long” to the Gators who are moving […]

Class AA for baseball, basketball, golf, literary, One Act Play, tennis and track



1AA Brentwood Briarwood Central Fellowship Christian Covenant Gatewood Monsignor Donovan Piedmont Windsor 2AA Curtis Baptist Edmund Burke Academy First Presbyterian Christian Frederica Robert Toombs 3AA Brookwood Citizens Christian Fullington Southwest Georgia Terrell Valwood 4AA Christian Heritage Colonial Hills Christian Cottage Flint River Furtah Prep Harvester Christian Heritage LaGrange Class AA for football 1AA Brentwood Central Fellowship Christian Edmund Burke Academy […]

In EBA basketball Six players receive region honors



Edmund Burke Academy landed six basketball players on the All-Region teams this season. The Lady Spartans were represented by Ansleigh Dickey (All-Region), Carly Saxon (Honorable Mention All-Region) and N.C. Cates (Honorable Mention All-Region). Dickey was the second leading scorer for the Lady Spartans this season. She scored 77 points and had the most points in a single game by any […]

Tee up for CSRA Kids for Christ



The CSRA Kids for Christ is teeing up its’ annual invitational golf tournament on May 8. The four person scramble will be held at Applewood Golf Course with registration beginning at 12:30 p.m. The cost is $220 per team and all proceeds will be used to sponsor children who need monetary assistance to attend a one-week church camp during the […]

Burke County state wrestling results



The Burke County High School wrestling team competed in the State Traditional Wrestling Tournament over the weekend. Four Bears came away with at least one victory in the tournament. Derwin Butler and Daniel Farmer each won three bouts and were among the final eight in their weight classes. Butler wrestled in the 189 weight class, and Farmer was in the […]

Old School round ball to aid Relay for Life

Canes vs. Wolves

Some old school rivalry will raise some hard cash for Relay for Life. Watkinsville Baptist Church’s relay committee is seeking out former Waynesboro High School and SGA High School basketball players for a second millen- nium rematch in the old Waynesboro gym. The game will be held on Saturday, March 20, with all admission proceeds going to the 2010 Relay […]