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Jackson High School, Henderson Middle School, and Butts County Parks and Recreation sports news and features


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Chewning to play at North Greenville University

Red Devils head coach Josh Berube noted that Chewning’s dedication extends beyond the high school soccer season into club ball.

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Henderson Middle School girls basketball teams

The seventh- and eighth-grade 2014-15 Henderson Middle School Lady Tigers teams.

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Henderson Middle School boys basketball teams

The seventh- and eighth-grade Henderson Middle School boys basketball teams.

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Clark takes top-12 finish at state tournament

In the state tournament in Macon, Clark, who wrestles at 160 pounds, went 1-2 in matches against wrestlers from Banks County, Appling County and Oconee County, according to Red Devils wrestling coach William Montana Hamby.

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Red Devils baseball team debuts retooled lineup

The Red Devils started their 2015 campaign on Saturday by splitting a doubleheader with Madison County.

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Jackson graduate Yishica Sims enjoying standout season at Clayton State

Sims is the Lady Lakers’ leading scorer this year, and recently set a school record for three-pointers in a single season.

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Red Devils down Mary Persons in penalty kicks

Jackson girls lose to Lady Bulldogs

It was the second win in two games to start the season for the Red Devils, who downed Monticello eight goals to one in their home opener Feb. 10.

Red Devil Layne Clark headed to state wrestling tournament

Jackson High School’s Layne Clark won five of six matches throughout sectionals, pinning three opponents and defeating two by decision.

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Basketball teams head to second postseason games | PHOTOS

Jackson’s Red Devils made a fourth-quarter comeback to win Friday, and topped the Green Waves in region postseason play on Monday.

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2 Red Devils commit to colleges

On National Signing Day, when recruits across the country make their college choices known, Red Devil seniors Tevin Usher and Juanderious Sims committed to play football at the next level.

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Basketball teams lose to Peach, Lady Devils top Jordan | PHOTOS

The Red Devils took on the Trojans of Peach County to open the varsity action Friday.

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Sole senior’s sights set on state wrestling tournament

As the only senior on this year’s team, Layne Clark has become one of its top competitors and according to coaches a mentor to younger wrestlers.

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Cheer team takes second place at championship

This is the first year of competition for the team, and the team finished second in its age group, juniors 14 and younger.

7 Red Devil wrestlers qualify for sectionals

Seven wrestling Red Devils will be hitting the mats this weekend in the Region AAA West Sectionals tournament, hoping to earn a spot in the upcoming state individuals tournament.