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Notae, Simms & Hagans named All-Region

Three Newton Rams made the All-Region 2-AAAAAA basketball team and Rockdale’s Jalen Jordan beat out Tucker’s Kenton Eskridge and Newton’s JD Notae ...

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Lady Rams drop Lady Eagles on senior night

Lady Rams drop Lady Eagles on senior night

It was a mismatch coming in with Eastside sitting on a 5-18 record including a 1-10 mark in region play and the Lady Rams boasting ...

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Posted: feb. 06, 2016 1:32 a.m.
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16 Rams sign letters of intent

16 Rams sign letters of intent

Newton High School had 16, well, 17 signees make it official on National Signing Day Wednesday, if you count former Newton Ram, Toyous Avery, who ...

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Posted: feb. 03, 2016 1:08 p.m.
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Chatman breaks school record

Chatman breaks school record

Newton sophomore Alexcia Chatman broke a school record on Saturday with nine three-pointers in a win against Salem. Chatman nailed four treys in the first ...

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Posted: feb. 02, 2016 1:08 p.m.
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4th quarter collapse

4th quarter collapse

Not one, but two fourth quarter collapses for Newton basketball (girls and boys) against rival Rockdale highlighted what was supposed to be a joyous senior ...

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Posted: jan. 30, 2016 12:06 a.m.
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Rams beat Tucker, get the monkey off their back

Rams beat Tucker, get the monkey off their back

The stakes were as high as regular season basketball stakes come. With a win, Newton would own the tiebreaker over Tucker and would need to ...

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Posted: jan. 29, 2016 3:45 p.m.
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Lady Tiger’s transition game too much for Newton

Lady Tiger’s transition game too much for Newton

The Lady Tigers just seem to have the Lady Rams’ number, as Tucker led the entire way from beginning to end in a 76-59 victory ...

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Posted: jan. 29, 2016 3:41 p.m.
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Banks wins Coach of the Year

Banks wins Coach of the Year

Newton coach Terrance Banks was named the Georgia Athletic Coaches' Associaton Region 2-AAAAA Coach of the Year. The Rams won their first region championship since ...

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Posted: jan. 25, 2016 1:19 p.m.
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Rams win 12th straight

At a MLK showcase hosted by Evans High School, Newton boys basketball (17-2, 5-1 Region 2-AAAAAA) came away victorious in a 75-46 rout against Glenn ...

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Posted: jan. 19, 2016 1:07 p.m.
REMATCH

REMATCH

Last time Newton and Tucker met up, the results weren’t favorable for the Lady Rams or the Rams. With both Newton teams playing their ...

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Posted: jan. 18, 2016 1:21 p.m.
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Rams drop 120 on Alcovy

Rams drop 120 on Alcovy

High school games last only 32 minutes with eight minutes per quarter, it only took Newton (15-2, 5-1 Region 2-AAAAAA) all of 30 minutes – due ...

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Posted: jan. 16, 2016 12:18 a.m.
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Smith’s 20 leads Newton past Alcovy

Smith’s 20 leads Newton past Alcovy

If Kayla Smith had a shot it would probably just show 10 makes around the basket and a few misses here and there. In the ...

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Posted: jan. 15, 2016 11:58 p.m.
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Local son of Covington makes good

Local son of Covington makes good

Since high school Sunil Smith has loved the game of football. It was Smith’s high school coaches who instilled that love of the gridiron ...

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Posted: jan. 12, 2016 1:35 p.m.
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Newton ends 2015 on a high note

Newton ends 2015 on a high note

Newton boys’ basketball was dominant from start to finish on the team’s way to a championship victory, defeating Thompson 72-50 in the Yuletide Classic ...

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Posted: jan. 04, 2016 1:12 p.m.
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Rams survive late scare at Philips

Newton boys' basketball traveled west on I-20 on Monday to play Valdosta at Philips Arena. The Rams survived a late scare from Valdosta, topping the ...

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Posted: dec. 22, 2015 5:42 p.m.

Lady Rams get bitten at Philips Arena

As far as basketball courts go, it doesn’t get any bigger than Philips Arena for Georgia natives. Newton’s Lady Rams and the Lady ...

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Posted: dec. 22, 2015 3:45 p.m.

Tucker remains king with wins over NHS

Tucker has been a thorn in Newton’s side for the last year-plus and Newton was unable to rid itself of that thorn as both ...

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Posted: dec. 15, 2015 11:26 p.m.

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