The Charlton County Indians rebounded back after a tough loss last week to beat Lanier County, 31-21, last Friday night. Tony Cobb rushed for 208 yards and scored four touchdowns to lead the Tribe. The Indians face Brooks County at home Tuesday night before wrapping up the regular season on Saturday at Atkinson County.
Congratulations to Indian baseball player Connor Nelson for signing to play college ball at Flagler College in St. Augustine. Flagler is a NCAA Division II school that plays in the Peach Belt Conference.
The Bethune Middle School Maidens improved to 3-0 on the season after picking up wins over Martha Puckett of Jesup and McIntosh County Middle School.
Jack Gowen pitched two scoreless innings in the third and deciding game for the Black team, helping them to victory as Georgia's Fall World Series wrapped up the fall practice session.
The college football schedule was hit hard by postponements due to COVID-19. Included in those cancellations was Georgia's game against Missouri, as well as top-ten teams like Alabama, Ohio State, and Texas A&M.
Florida did get to play and quarterback Kyle Trask tossed six touchdown passes as the Gators rolled over Arkansas, 63-35. Other top-ten teams claiming wins were second-ranked Notre Dame, seventh-ranked Cincinnati, and ninth-ranked Miami.
The Jacksonville Jaguars held an early fourth quarter lead against the Green Bay Packers, but couldn't hold on as they fell to 1-8 on the year after the 24-20 loss on Sunday. Keelan Cole did set a Jaguars record with a 91-yard punt return for a touchdown.
The Atlanta Braves' Freddie Freeman won the National League's Most Valuable Player Award last week after helping the Braves come within one win of going to the World Series. Jose Abreu of the Chicago White Sox claimed the American League Award.
The Cy Young Award was won by Trevor Bauer of the Cincinnati Reds in the National League and Shane Bieber of the Cleveland Indians in the American League.
In college basketball, depending on which poll you look at, either Gonzaga or Baylor is the preseason number one team. Villanova and Virginia are both third and fourth in both polls.
The Masters Tournament was held for the first time ever in November after COVID-19 issues postponed it from the spring. The wait was worth it for Dustin Johnson. Johnson shot a Masters record 20 under par and beat his closest competition by five strokes. The win was the second major championship in his career after winning the U.S. Open back in 2016.