Valwood in the News

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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Valiants top Eagles in straight sets

September 3, 2018

The Valwood volleyball team defeated the Sherwood Christian Eagles in straight sets (25-11, 25-20, 25-14) Thursday night. Using "chewis," a word the Valiants use as a reminder to let go of past mistakes and move forward, Valwood rallied in the second set and regained control the rest of the way [...]

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Burns, Valwood offense finds rhythm against NDA

September 1, 2018

HAHIRA –– The Valwood offense scored seemingly at will against an overmatched Notre Dame Academy defense on Friday night. A week after scoring just seven points in an overtime win against Frederica Academy, the Valiants tripled that total in the first quarter against the Irish. Bay Moorman powered in a [...]

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Valiants roll early, coast past Irish

September 1, 2018

HAHIRA, Ga. — The Valwood Valiants put on an offensive clinic in the first half as they romped past the Notre Dame Irish 35-14 on Friday. The Valiants (3-0) scored all 35 of their points in the first half for their 40th home victory in their last 44 games at [...]

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