A year after sending three teams to the Class AAAAA state baseball playoffs, it looks like Columbia County will be strong once again.
Last year, it was Lakeside High nipping Evans to win the Region 2-AAAAA title.
MACON, Ga. - Michael Downing scored 15 points in Augusta Prep's GISA Class AAA semifinal game, a 36-34 win against rival Westminster at Mercer University in Macon, Ga., to advance the Cavaliers to a chance at their first state title.
Tuesday, March 11
Augusta Prep vs. Briarwood Academy, 4:30 p.m.
Harlem at East Laurens, 5:30 p.m.
Evans vs. Greenbrier, 6 p.m.
Grovetown vs. Lakeside, 6 p.m.
Wednesday, March 12
Harlem vs. Lakeside, 5:30 p.m.
Half the money?
Monday morning quarterbacks all over the region -- myself included – were asking that question about the deal that the Columbia County Board of Commissioners made this past Tuesday, which ushered the county’s embattled tax commissioner out of office after months of controversy.