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  • Graceville takes 6-4 win over Marianna in Ozone Action
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on July 19, 2017 at 7:46 pm

    In the teams’ first game of the State Tournament Saturday, it was the Graceville Ozone taking a 6-4 win over the Marianna Ozone team.   Kelbee Woodham took the mound for Graceville and picked up the win with Marianna countering with Isaiah Spencer.   In the top of the first inning, Neal Adams lit up the scoreboard when he took the third pitch over the fence for the first run of the game.  Woodham helped himself out with a single, stole second before going to third on a […]

  • All-Stars hear from National Championship coach Jeff Johnson
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on July 19, 2017 at 7:44 pm

    Last Friday night, 24 teams converged on Marianna High School and packed the gym with coaches, parents, and state championship hosts for the opening ceremonies of the Florida State Tournament.  Marianna had the advantage this year when searching for the key-note speaker.  Chipola College Athletic Director and head baseball coach Jeff Johnson lives right here and is always willing to give back to his community. The teams made their way into the Marianna High School gym, took the seats […]

  • Marianna Swim Team competes at Gainesville Meet
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on July 12, 2017 at 7:14 pm

    The Marianna Swim Team traveled to Gainesville this past week to compete in the Summer Fun Meet #2 at the Makos Aquatics Club.  Everyone competed with good results and many came home with ribbons. In the mixed 100-yard Freestyle Relay, Marianna had three teams competing in this event with all doing very well.  The first Marianna team finished second with a time of 1:04.35 with a second Marianna team that finished sixth with a time of 1:21.20.   The final team finished eighth in […]

  • Graceville Angels All-Stars are State Champions in softball
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on July 12, 2017 at 7:13 pm

    The Graceville Angels All-Stars are STATE CHAMPIONS!   The Graceville team made a clean sweep of it in Bristol this past weekend, wasting no time in taking the hardware and heading back to Graceville.   In game one, they defeated Lakeland 13-1 before shutting out Liberty County 10-0.  In the final game, it was another shutout with a 6-0 win over Lakeland to claim the title. Brianna Adams pitched four scoreless innings in the semifinal game against Liberty County, giving up only […]

  • Marianna AA All-Stars compete at State Tournament
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on July 5, 2017 at 5:37 pm

    The Marianna AA All-Stars traveled to Sebring for the state tournament last Friday for the opening ceremonies.  They settled in the for the night after the meal and celebratory opening to be fresh for the early morning game Saturday.  The first game did not go as planned, forcing the young seven and eight-year-old all-stars to play again Saturday.  Second game was a charm and the boys had the rest of the day to enjoy some down time.  Sunday, they had to be right back at it […]

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