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  • Graceville varsity takes win from Sneads in overtime
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on January 9, 2019 at 8:15 pm

    Last Friday night, the Graceville Tigers made the trip across the county to take on their rival, the Sneads Pirates. After four quarters, the teams were knotted at 34, forcing overtime play.  Both teams battled hard in the fifth period but it was the Tigers picking up five points to Sneads’ three points and taking the 39-37 win. Sneads took the first period by an ever so slim 7-6. Joell Green led Graceville with four points. Xavian Sorey had a basket of his own. For the Pirates, […]

  • Marianna Bulldog wrestlers take 3rd at North Bay Haven Bash
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on January 9, 2019 at 8:12 pm

    The Marianna Bulldogs spent their last weekend before returning to the classroom after the holiday break competing on the mat at the North Bay Haven Bash.  The results made the trip more than worth it as the Bulldogs took third place in the NBH Bash. Saturday’s results were Marianna 40, Arnold 42, Marianna 30 Gulf Breeze 39, Marianna 37 FWB 34, Marianna 63 Bozeman 6, and Marianna 48 Choctaw 23. Marianna went 5-0 on the first day (Friday) of the NBH Bash. Friday’s results were […]

  • Marianna uses holiday break for a 69-52 win
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on January 2, 2019 at 7:22 pm

    The Marianna High Bulldogs basketball team traveled to Lee County last week to take on the Trojans and the ride home on the yellow dog was a happier one with a 69-52 victory.  Marianna had a monster third quarter, posting 30 points to secure their victory. Marianna took the first quarter 18-12 behind seven points from Tavis Grooms and five from Ahmaad Johnson.  Both players nailed a three to boost their stats. The second quarter was a little less offense for the Bulldogs with Lee […]

  • Chipola basketball tops century mark in win over Coastal Alabama
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on January 2, 2019 at 7:20 pm

    The holiday break came to an end for the Chipola men’s basketball team Sunday when they took the court against Coastal Alabama in tournament play at Gulf Coast. The Indians hit the century mark for the ninth time this season in picking up the 106-69.   Chipola took control early and never let up, leading 50-30 after one half of play. They showed no mercy in the second half and outscored their opponent 56-39. It was a well-balanced game with every player putting points on the […]

  • Visiting Malone wins over Graceville in Tiger battle
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on December 26, 2018 at 9:27 pm

    Last week, the Malone Tigers traveled across the county to take on their cross-county rival, the Graceville Tigers. The visiting Tiger team had a pleasant bus ride home with a 53-47 win. Malone took advantage of a sluggish Graceville offense in the first quarter, outscoring them 18-6 and Graceville never caught up.  It was the Taylor Brown show with four shots from downtown to lead Malone while Joell Green led Graceville with four points.  In the second quarter, it was Graceville […]

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