The Alcovy Tigers clinched a spot in the second round of the Georgia High School Association Softball Class AAAAAA state playoffs Thursday afternoon with a 3-0 shutout victory over North Cobb.
Behind quarterback Tristan Payne's 112 rushing yards, and a stout, senior-laden defense, the Alcovy Tigers shut out the Morrow Mustangs, winning 29-0 at Tara Stadium Thursday in Jonesboro.
The Alcovy Tigers survived the opening day of the Georgia High School Association AAAAAA state softball tournament, splitting their first two contests with visiting North Cobb.
With an extra week to prepare, it's safe to say that the Alcovy varsity football team is eager to hit the field Thursday night against Morrow.
The Alcovy Tigers and Newton Rams begin their quest for state softball titles today in the opening round of the Georgia High School Association Softball AAAAAA state tournament.
Coming off a stinging 17-14 overtime loss on the road last week to Jones County, the Alcovy Tigers football program looks to get on the right track this week against Perry.
The 2013 football season didn't open the way the Alcovy Tigers expected. Up by 14 early in the first half, the Tigers (0-1) looked prepared to roll Jones County (1-0) in its season opener, but 17 consecutive points from the Greyhounds ended the Tigers' hopes of a road victory, as Alcovy fell 17-14 in overtime Friday night at Greyhound Field. The Tigers were stopped twice in overtime on the 1-yard line and coach Kirk Hoffman ...
With the softball season already underway, the Alcovy Tigers hope the same fortunes that favored them a year ago will once again show themselves in 2013.
Casey Bates has been a key figure in Alcovy baseball. Now he's moving to be closer to his daughter, Mallory, who is a fourth-grader in Woodstock.
Before participating in last week's NCAA National Tournament, Jameel Abdul-Mateen changed his season by getting a little more confidence in his game.
The most successful coach in Alcovy High history is moving on. After five years as Alcovy's girls' basketball coach, Kidada Holtzclaw accepted the same position at South Gwinnett two weeks ago. Holtzclaw won 93 games after taking over the Lady Tigers in just their second year of existence. Before she came to Alcovy prior to 2008-09, the Lady Tigers won just 10 games, and Holtzclaw took them from a five-win season in 2008-09 to a ...
Darrius Baker's collegiate career ended in the perfect place. Oregon is synonymous with track and field, being the home of some of the nation's best runners, and the birthplace of one of the sports legends, Steve Prefontaine. This week, Eugene, Ore., welcomed the NCAA Track and Field Championships, including participating school Savannah State. Leading the way for the Savannah State Tigers was Baker, a former Alcovy standout and record-holder, and now Savannah State record holder ...
Alcovy's Jameel Abdul-Mateen will be chasing elite-athlete status at the NCAA Outdoor Championshops in Eugene, Ore., starting today.
With only three tries, Jameel Abdul-Mateen faulted his first two long jump attempts at the NCAA East Preliminary Round Thursday.
Alcovy High School celebrated the signing of two student athletes Wednesday, both former Tigers' basketball players, and one a future collegiate hoopster and another a future collegiate softball player.
VALDOSTA - Cory Pope gave the Lowndes Vikings everything they needed in game one of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Alcovy Tigers.
VALDOSTA - Cory Pope gave the Lowndes Vikings everything they needed in game one of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Alcovy Tigers. Then in game two, Lowndes' offense came alive and provided plenty of support as the Vikings swept Alcovy 2-0 and 8-1 in the second round of the Class AAAAAA state playoffs at Noel George Field.
Alcovy baseball coach Casey Bates knew pitching would be key to his team's success in the Class AAAAAA playoffs, and the Tigers validated that claim in a two-game sweep of visiting Westlake Friday.
Alcovy boys' soccer had a bittersweet ending to its 2013 season Wednesday. East Coweta defeated the fourth-seeded Tigers 8-0 in the first round of the Class AAAAAA playoffs, ending a historic season. It was the first time the Alcovy boys' soccer team has ever made the state playoffs in the school's seven-year history. It just so happened to run into the state's third-ranked team. "It was bittersweet that we made the playoffs and then to ...
The Alcovy girls soccer team lost a heartbreaker in the opening round of the state playoffs, falling 1-1 (3-2) in penalty kicks to Douglas County Tuesday night.