Valwood in the News

Valwood softball blanks Brookwood by run-rule

September 22, 2018

The Valwood softball team earned its third region win with an 8-0 run-rule win in six innings against the Brookwood Warriors on Thursday. Darcee Brown surrendered just one hit and one walk, while striking out seven and helping the Valiants improve their GISA Region 3-3A record to 3-1. Natalie Rojas [...]

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Valwood volleyball sweeps home tourney

September 22, 2018

The Valwood volleyball team scored victories against Colquitt County and North Florida Christian (Fla.) in sweeping their tournament at Eager Sports Arena on Thursday night. The Valiants (15-1) defeated Colquitt County in the opening match 3-1 (25-7, 25-21, 25-9, 25-10). After Valwood took the first set, the Packers won the [...]

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Valwood softball earns region victory against Deerfield

September 19, 2018

Valwood closed out on a 14-1 five-inning victory against the Deerfield Windsor on Tuesday in Albany. The Valiants started out hot, scoring four and tallying at least one run in each inning, including two in the second, one in the third and fourth, and six in the fifth to secure [...]

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Burns’ late TC pass pulls Valiants past Hawks

September 15, 2018

The Valwood Valiants rallied from a nine-point fourth quarter deficit to beat the Heritage Hawks 28-24 on Friday night in Newnan. Trailing 24-15 in the fourth quarter, the Valiants (4-1) hit the comeback trail. A 50-yard TD pass from Burns brought the Valiants within two, 24-22 with 11:34 left in [...]

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Valwood volleyball sweeps Sherwood Christian

September 14, 2018

The Valwood volleyball team swept the Sherwood Christian Eagles 3-0 (25-12, 25-13, 25-19) before an enthusiastic crowd during its first home match of the season Thursday. Energized by the student section, the Valiants (13-1) dominated early in the first set with three kills from sophomore Korinne Johnson. Freshman Ellie Griner [...]

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Valiants eye bounce back against Hawks

September 13, 2018

VALDOSTA –– Coming off their most lopsided loss since 2015, the Valwood Valiants (3-1) travel to Newnan to battle the undefeated Heritage Hawks (4-0). The Valiants lost 31-7 to the North Florida Christian Eagles at home last week. The 24-point loss was the largest margin of defeat Valwood has suffered [...]

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Softball earns first region win against Brookwood

September 12, 2018

Valwood started the game strong Tuesday against Brookwood en route to its first Region 3-3A victory of the season in a 17-1 win. In the top of the first, lead off batter Bri Fosdick was a hit by pitch, and following a Natalie Rojas bunt single, Graceigh Booth singled to [...]

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Rash of turnovers doom Valiants

September 8, 2018

HAHIRA, Ga. — Turnovers, busted protections and fatigue setting in on a weary defense — nothing seemed to go right as the Valwood Valiants couldn't keep pace in a 31-7 loss to North Florida Christian Eagles on Friday night. After sacking Valwood quarterback Caleb Burns on fourth-and-3 to turn the [...]

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Valiants expect ‘four-quarter war’

September 6, 2018

VALDOSTA –– After walloping Notre Dame Academy to the tune of 35 first-half points last week, the Valwood Valiants (3-0) turn their attention to the North Florida Christian Eagles (1-1) tonight at Goddard Field. The Valiants scored, scored and scored some more as they led the overmatched Irish 35-0 at [...]

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Valwood softball beats Brooks

September 6, 2018

The Valwood softball team used clutch hitting to defeat the Brooks County Trojans 6-4 in extra innings Wednesday. The Valiants (6-3) withstood a rally from Brooks County in the sixth. Trailing 4-1, the Trojans plated a run in the sixth and Rohkell Holden had a two-run homer over right-center field [...]

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