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Controversial homerun call dogs Eastside in loss to Woodward Academy

COLLEGE PARK, Ga. -- Wednesday evening the Eastside Eagles traveled to College Park to face the Woodward Academy War Eagles for game two of their three ...

March 23, 2017 | Staff Report | Eastside


Eastside's Jesse Walden will continue basketball career with LaGrange College

COVINGTON, Ga. ̶ Although Jesse Walden's basketball career at Eastside High has ended, he will retain the number 33 for his jersey number in college.

March 22, 2017 | Taylor Robins | Eastside


Eastside baseball drops heartbreaker to Woodward Academy

Bruce Evans was in no mood to discuss moral victories and play cheerleader Monday night. Not after the way his Eastside baseball team came up ...

March 20, 2017 | Gabriel Stovall | Eastside


Eastside baseball's sights now set on Woodward Academy

RIVERDALE – No offense to North Clayton, but the biggest suspense surrounding Eastside and North Clayton's baseball series this past week was whether or not ...

March 20, 2017 | Gabriel Stovall | Eastside


Eastside boys see positives after Chestatee loss, ahead of region matches

It takes the testimony of a pair of Eastside seniors to rightly summarize Eagles' progress after last week.

March 20, 2017 | Brian Worton | Eastside


Eastside's Anthony Thomas breaks eight year old school record

At some point Eastside track and field coach Franky Iverson looked at the school record for the 1600 meter run and determined that had been ...

March 13, 2017 | Gabriel Stovall | Eastside


Eastside track team looking for more success after state title season

By Taylor Robins

March 13, 2017 | Staff Report | Eastside


Eastside's LaMarius Benson sidesteps recruiting drama, chooses South Carolina

Unlike many high profile high school football prospects, LaMarius Benson didn't want to deal with all of the college recruiting hullabaloo. He wasn't ...

March 12, 2017 | Gabriel Stovall | Eastside


Eastside one game away from Druid Hills sweep after game two win

Eastside coach Bruce Evans had already seen his Eagles defeat Druid Hills, but Evans wanted to see a win in his team's region home ...

March 08, 2017 | Gabriel Stovall | Eastside


Return of Josh Sims is a welcome sight for Eastside baseball

When the Eastside Eagles baseball team got to the place on its order where Josh Sims was up to bat last week against Alcovy, Eastside ...

February 27, 2017 | Gabriel Stovall | Eastside


Eastside's bats push Eagles past Newton

Seeking a bounce back from a tough 13-2 loss on Feb. 17 to Walnut Grove, the Eastside Eagles baseball team hosted Newton at Eagle Field ...

February 21, 2017 | Staff Report | Eastside


Eastside alum Sheldon Rankins has jersey retired at awards banquet

The Eastside football team got more than what it bargained for during its season-ending football banquet last week.

February 21, 2017 | Gabriel Stovall | Eastside


Love for God, soccer secures Billy Love’s place at Point

There was a time when Billy Love didn't think signing day would come for him - at least not in soccer.

February 19, 2017 | Gabriel Stovall | Eastside


Eastside tennis teams sweep Walnut Grove

The Eastside tennis teams both wanted to use their match against Walnut Grove as proof that they're young squads are moving in the right ...

February 19, 2017 | Gabriel Stovall | Eastside


Eastside's Keiodre Perry explodes for 49 in loss at Mary Persons

Special to The Covington News

February 17, 2017 | Gabriel Stovall | Eastside


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Seniors ready to lead Eastside back to playoffs

The Eastside softball team is back for another season, and with a strong group of returning seniors, the Eagles already have their sights set on the postseason.

August 15, 2016 | Mariya Lewter | Eastside


Eastside softball team drops first game at home

Despite a strong start and defensive performance, the Eastside Eagles fell 4-0 at home to the Monticello Hurricanes in their first softball game of the season.

August 11, 2016 | Mariya Lewter | Eastside


Photos: Eastside hosts alumni softball game

Eastside Softball, the most successful sports program in its' school's history, held an Alumni game Saturday, July 23.

August 01, 2016 | George Harrison | Eastside


Tackling heat exhaustion on the practice field

On July 22, it was reported that 12-year-old Johnny Tolbert, from south Fulton County, Georgia had brain damage after suffering a heat stroke during football practice at Welcome All Park. He reportedly collapsed around 7:30 p.m. during conditioning drills while it was 90 degrees outside, according to a report on WSB-TV.

August 01, 2016 | Mariya Lewter | Eastside


Local horse cutter headed to world finals

Jessie Hays has done it again.

July 18, 2016 | Mariya Lewter | Eastside


With lack of vets, Eastside turns to rookies

Eastside athletics has had a great spring. The men's track and field team won its first ever state title, and the baseball team had a Final Four finish in the state playoffs following an exciting season.

June 06, 2016 | Mariya Lewter | Eastside


Eastside’s Bruce Evans named co-coach of the year

In only his second season as head coach of the Eastside High School baseball team, Bruce Evans has been named the Region 4-AAAA Co-Coach of the Year.

June 06, 2016 | Mariya Lewter | Eastside


Evans, Eagles ready to build off storybook season

The Eastside Eagles baseball team's storybook season came to an end on May 16, when it was defeated by No.1 ranked Buford Wolves in the Class AAAA Final Four of the State Playoffs. This was the Eagles' first trip to the Final Four since moving to Class AAAA.

May 31, 2016 | Xavier McKnight | Eastside


Eastside’s first four-year collegiate soccer player graduates

Former Eastside soccer player Tara Harrison graduated from Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) on May 6, earning a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree with a Major in Management. She was named to the Fall 2015 Dean's List during her senior soccer season.

May 26, 2016 | George Harrison | Eastside


Eagles fall in final four

BUFORD – The Eastside High School baseball team battled hard throughout two games, but couldn't overcome the Buford Wolves in the Class AAAA semifinals Monday.

May 17, 2016 | Colin Ochs cochs@gainesvilletimes.com | Eastside


Eastside headed to final four

Cole Green didn't just refuse to strike out, he didn't just get a run-of-the-mill hit and he didn't just drive in two runs Tuesday.

May 14, 2016 | Bryan Fazio | Eastside


Eastside baseball makes history, advances to Elite 8

After two exciting victories on Wednesday, the Eastside Eagles are headed to the AAAA Elite Eight for the first time in school history.

May 10, 2016 | Mariya Lewter | Eastside


Eastside’s McKenzie Powell signs with Gordon State

McKenzie Powell has a lot to smile about.

April 30, 2016 | Mariya Lewter | Eastside


Who Dat: Sheldon Rankins drafted by Saints

Sheldon Rankins made history Thursday night as he became the first player from Eastside High School to ever be drafted in the first round of the NFL Draft and the second from Covington overall.

April 29, 2016 | Mariya Lewter | Eastside


Eastside’s very own: Former Eagle Sheldon Rankins heading to the NFL Draft

When the NFL Draft rolls around starting April 28, Eastside High School will have its first ever NFL draftee as former Eagle Sheldon Rankins is projected by ESPN to be picked in the first round.

April 24, 2016 | Mariya Lewter | Eastside


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