Sports

Elbert runs Unicoi

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Over the steep hills and along the banks of Smith Creek, Elbert County’s cross country teams competed with some of the fastest distance runners in the state during the Runners Fit Mountain Invitati

Trio of turnovers doom the Devils

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Elbert County entered the Region 8-AA matchup at Union County bent on avenging last season’s 29-28 lost, however, three straight fourth-quarter scores on turnovers doomed Elbert County’s chances of

Elbert falls to Monticello

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The Lady Diamond Devils wrapped up their season last week with a 8-0, 5-4 doubleheader loss to Monticello during the first round of the Region 8-AA tournament Sept.

Backkup quarterbacks shine in win

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Before Elbert County crowned seniors Emerson Brown and Qwen Moss queen and king, the Blue Devils had homecoming guest Social Circle spinning from a 28-0 halftime deficit. 

Raiders storm Panther meet

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The Elbert County JROTC Raider teams dominated all comers during the 30-team Jackson County High School meet Sept. 21 in Jefferson.

Patriots to host rebounding Blue Devils

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Smarting from last week’s 4-point loss to North Oconee (28-24), the Blue Devils will cross the Broad River and take on their western neighbors, the Oglethorpe County Patriots, in the Region 8-AA op