Angie Daughtry (c) with daughters Jessie and Ansley in a photo taken by one of Daughtry’s former 4-H students, Harley Spears.
Georgia Golf Hall of Fame member Sonny Skinner won the 15th annual Dan J. Parrish Senior Golf Classic this past Monday and Tuesday, April 5 and 6, at Willow Lake Golf Club.
The Metter Tigers will have their last regular season home game on Tuesday, April 20, and will host rival ECI Bulldogs. Game time is set for 6 p.m. in the Jungle. Prior to the game, the team will honor the seniors from this year’s squad, beginning at 5:30 p.m.
The Metter High boys and girls golf teams, coached by William Altman, played in the Middle Georgia Classic, hosted by Bleckley County High School in Cochran, at Uchee Trail Country Club on April 5.
Metter Tiger Tennis is headed to the first round of the GHSA State Tennis tournament after competing in Region 3-A play. The Tiger boys’ team came away with the second place trophy after matches in Claxton on April 1, 2021.
The Boys and Girls Club of Candler County’s “Boys of Bravery” program received a lesson about respect and honor taught by volunteer/mentor Pastor Sidney Marlin.
Adam Callaway, Metter native, and two of his star basketball players have been recognized with top honors by the Georgia Independent School Association (GISA).
The Lady Eagles of David Emanuel Academy faced Wheeler County in Stillmore on Friday, losing 6-4. Bree Wimberly put two points on the board for DEA, while Alana Tant and Sarah Jo Perkins added one point each. Pictured: Grace Catherine Hood in action.
On Tuesday, March 16, Metter lost out against Claxton 2-1 in a battle of the Tigers played at home and then lost again on Wednesday, 6-1, to South Effingham during an away game.
The Metter High School tennis team had their opening match on Thursday, March 11. The team took to the courts at Harmon Park in Swainsboro, dominating the Emanuel County Institute Bulldogs.
Angel Jarvis competed in the Skidaway Island Half Marathon on Saturday, March 13, taking second place honors in the category of females ages 15 to 19.
The Metter High School Track teams got to show off their home track and skills this past Thursday in The Jungle when Montgomery County, Tattnall County and Toombs County visited for the first home meet in 15 years.
Members of the Metter High Varsity Tigers were recognized by their Head Coach, Rodney Garvin, in a ceremony at the school on Friday. Receiving honors were Team Captains Jackson Longgrear, Josh Kelly and Jabarie Simmons, Top Tiger Taj Hobbs and True Tigers Christian Martinez, Cole McCranie an…
The varsity Eagles of David Emanuel Academy split a doubleheader with Covenant Academy on March 5 in Stillmore. The Eagles lost Game 1, 3-9, but rebounded to claim a 5-4 victory in Game 2.
On Saturday, Feb. 27, Metter High senior Angel Jarvis took part in the Farm Daze Ultra, which was held on a 350-acre family farm in Brooklet. The race course was a 3.1 mile loop. There were three races: 6 hour, 12 hour and 24 hour.
The Metter Tigers Basketball team hosted the Lanier County Bulldogs last week for the first round of the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) State Basketball Playoffs.
Four Metter High football players were recognized by the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association on Tuesday, Feb. 2, by being named to the South All-State Team. The honorees include senior runningback Aaron Collins, junior defensive back Danny Cheley, sophomore inside linebacker Ethan Oglesby a…
This year’s Metter High School baseball team is fired up and ready to play following a season of not playing due to COVID-19 restrictions. Metter will open their season against Long County on Tuesday in a 6 p.m. away game.
Georgia High School Football Daily has released its list of 2020 All-State Players. And the Class A Public division had one Metter High player to be included on defense: Sophomore C.J. Donaldson, 6-3, 215.
The Metter High varsity Lady Tigers have had a hard time picking up steam this season, going 1-9 in basketball action in December and January. The record does not reflect the determination of the girls, however, as several of their losses were within mere points of their opponents.
The Waynesboro team of Daniel Mobley and Chris Mangieri won the inaugural, Willow Lake 2-Man Scramble Golf Tournament that was held this past weekend at Willow Lake Golf Club.
On Saturday, Dec. 5, David Emanuel Academy football players Dane Arrington, Timothy Braddock, Rylie Rowland and Brayden Smith all competed in the first-ever Georgia Association of Private and Parochial Schools’ 8-Man Junior/Senior All-Star Bowl.