The Charlton County Maidens basketball team fell just short in clinching the third seed in Region 2-A and will now advance as the fourth seed in Twin City against Emanuel County Institute in a game that was played Tuesday night.

  The Indian baseball team split a pair of games last week against schools from larger classifications. The Tribe opened up the regular season with a loss at Brunswick but then rallied from behind later in the week to defeat Ware County.

  The Bethune Middle School baseball team dropped their first three games before sweeping a doubleheader against Atkinson County. The Bethune Maidens softball team had their opening game rained out.

  Recreation baseball and softball signups are currently underway and will continue until February 26.

   Former Indian football standout was named the Mid-South Conference Appalachian Division Defensive Player of the Week after his performance against Faulkner University. Burroughs was in on five tackles including two sacks and recovered a fumble.

   Trevor Knowles singled and doubled driving in three runs while also walking twice during Gordon College's win against Wabash Valley University.

   Jack Gowen pitched in two of Georgia's first four games to open the season against Evansville University. In his two relief appearances Gowen pitched 2.2 innings of hitless relief while striking out four batters.

 Savannah Pollock homered for the third time this year to help Wesleyan defeat Gordon State. Jalees Murphy also saw his first action of her college career and singled in her first at bat.

   The regular season in college basketball is winding down and conference tournaments are on the horizon waiting to see what teams will begin their quest for the national title.

  Gonzaga and Baylor seem to be the teams to beat as both have remained unbeaten to this point. Third ranked Michigan knocked off fourth ranked Ohio State in a Big 10 matchup. Eighth ranked Alabama is the top team so far in the SEC with a multitude of teams within two games of each other for the seeds below the Crimson Tide.

   Max Homa outlasted Tony Finau on the second playoff hole to win the Genesis Invitational. Homa's win denied Finau his first career win.

 Christopher Bell chased down Joey Logano late to win his first ever NASCAR Cup Series race on the Daytona Road Course.

   Naomi Osaka won her fourth career Grand Slam event and her second consecutive Australian Open by defeating Jennifer Brady in straight sets. In the men's final Novak Djokovic won his ninth career tournament Down Under by beating Daniil Medvedev in three sets. It was also his eighteenth career Grand Slam win.