Merritt Signs With Johnson and Wales

A Stephens County Lady Indian basketball player sets her sights to the next level both on and off the court. Audresha Merritt signed Thursday to play basketball next season at Johnson and Wales University in Charlotte. Johnson and Wales is just starting its basketball program and this Fall will mark the first season of varsity’s women basketball at the 10-year-old […]

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Little League District Tournaments Kick Into Full Gear This Weekend

Little League District Tournament play gets underway this weekend in northeast Georgia. Toccoa will have All-Stars playing in a number of tournaments throughout the area in the coming days. Tournaments get underway Saturday in Lavonia and Hartwell. In Lavonia, Toccoa will have teams participating in three softball tournaments. Toccoa’s 9 and 10 year old softball All-Stars will play Habersham at […]

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Toccoa Rookie League Softball Takes Third

The Toccoa Rookie League Softball All-Stars take third place in the state. Toccoa’s Rookie League softballers played in the state tournament this past weekend in Warner Robins. In their first game, the Toccoa All-Stars fell to Western Little League of Macon by a score of 5-3. However, Toccoa fought back on Saturday, winning their first game over Warner Robins Little […]

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Martin Sent To AAA

Toccoa native Ethan Martin is headed back to Triple-A for the time being. The Philadelphia Phillies’ website reports that Martin was optioned back to the Lehigh Valley IronPigs Sunday. Phillies’ Manager Ryne Sandberg is quoted on the Phillies’ website as saying the move is to allow Martin to pitch more innings. Sandberg told the Phillies’ website that there has just […]

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Toccoa Rookie League Teams Advance

Both Toccoa Rookie League All-Star teams will advance in tournament play after finishing second in their respective district tournaments. The district Rookie League Baseball and Softball tournaments wrapped up over the weekend in Rabun County. In Rookie League Softball, Toccoa finished second place to champion Hart County. Toccoa’s Rookie League Softball All-Stars started the tournament with a 12-2 win over […]

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Former SCHS Football Coach Walker Gets Call from Hall

Former Stephens County High School head football coach Rodney Walker will officially enter the Georgia Athletic Coaches Hall of Fame this weekend. Induction ceremonies for Walker and the Rest of the Class of 2014 are this weekend in Dalton. Current Stephens County High School Head Football Coach Frank Barden said Walker very much deserves the recognition. “He coached my senior […]

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Madison Dooley Signs with Truett-McConnell for Golf

A Stephens County High School golfer will play collegiately in northeast Georgia. Madison Dooley has signed to play golf at Truett-McConnell College in Cleveland. She said she met the coach from Truett-McConnell at the recent state golf tournament and got to talk about the school and program. Dooley said she is excited to play at Truett-McConnell next year. “The Truett […]

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TFC Goes 2-2 in NCCAA Baseball World Series

The Toccoa Falls College baseball team was eliminated in pool play at the recently held NCCAA World Series. TFC went 2-2 during the tournament’s pool play segment. In their first game, TFC upset Lee University 6-1 behind a complete game three-hitter from senior pitcher Dylan Charles. Charles struck out five and walked three in going the distance for the Eagles. […]

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Indian Football Spring Scrimmage Saturday

The Stephens County High School football team will wrap up spring practice with a scrimmage this weekend. Head football coach Frank Barden says the Indians will scrimmage starting at 6 p.m. on Saturday at the Reservation. The Indians started spring practice back on May 12. Barden said they had around 100 players come out. Barden went on to say that […]

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Martin Moves to AAA in Rehab Assignment

Toccoa native Ethan Martin has advanced to Triple-A as he works his way back from an injury earlier this week. Martin is currently on a rehab assignment and was recently promoted from Single-A Clearwater back to the Triple-A Lehigh Valley Ironpigs as part of that rehab assignment. He has pitched in two games so far for Lehigh Valley, throwing two […]

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