The Eastside Eagles varsity softball team saw its season come to an end on the road Wednesday night, falling in straight games to Heritage (Catoosa) 11-1 and 10-0 in the second round of the Georgia High School Assoication state playoffs.
For his efforts on the gridiron last week, Eastside Eagles defensive back Jamal Hardge has been named Eastside Athlete of the Week.
With nine girls who have scored throughout Eastside's fourth-straight playoff season, Lady Eagles' coach Joel Singleton knows he needs each of their talents in today's playoff opener.
If Eastside has the success in May that it did in April, the Eagles' baseball team has a good shot at winning a state title.
Eastside High School senior and star volleyball player Katie Johnston signed a letter of intent to play at the University of Birmingham on Monday. Johnston chose the University of Birmingham specifically because it allows her to spend her January semester next year for a month in Nicaragua.
For the second straight year the Eastside boys' soccer team is headed to the Class AAA state playoffs. The Eagles (10-6-2) finished 5-3 in Region 4-AAA, good enough to earn the third seed, putting them not only in the playoffs but also on the road.
The Eastside Eagles baseball team finished the regular season with a victory on senior night against the Monticello Hurricanes.
Alexia Somerset has been a top performer on and off the basketball court throughout her career at Eastside High School.
The Eastside Eagles baseball team (21-4 overall, 14-2 Region 4-AAA) won their eighth consecutive game on Tuesday when they hosted the Lovejoy Wildcats.
The Eastside girls' soccer team earned sole possession of second place in Region 4-AAA in dominating fashion, beating Jackson 5-0 on Tuesday night.
Eastside boys' and girls' golf teams are once again going to state. The Lady Eagles claimed the Region 4-AAA crown, while Eastside's boys' team finished second. It's the second straight state performance for the Eastside girls' team and fifth straight for the boys. The Lady Eagles were led by Emily Almand, who shot a team-low 100, followed by Katie Briscoe with 111. Eastside finished shooting 211 with Savannah Upshaw tallying a 113 and Autumn Whiten ...
After running cross country for Eastside for the last four years Chrissie McLemore will take her talents to Brewton Parker for the 2012-13 season. McLemore was the Eagles' captain during her senior season and will now move on to Brewton Parker to help build the Barons' team.
The Lady Eagles of Eastside played to a hard-earned 2-2 tie with the Lady Bulldogs of Morgan County Monday night at Cousins Middle School. Amber Lafond opened the scoring with a goal off a throw-in from Emily Carroll seven minutes in to put Eastside (10-6-1) up 1-0. Morgan County (8-3-1) tied the match 7:29 before half time.
The Eastside Lady Eagles won their tenth game of the season topping the Lady Bulldogs of Rockdale at Reid Memorial Stadium in Conyers Friday night.
Eastside managed to capitalize on one of its few opportunities, helping a former pupil draw even with his old coach.
Eastside opened the game with two of its leading scorers on defense but still weren't able to overcome Class AAAA's ninth-ranked team.
A game that started with a somber moment ended with plenty of drama as Eastside defeated Locust Grove 6-5 on Friday night.