•JACKSON CO. (BOYS) 3, MORGAN CO. 2: The Panthers got a pair of singles wins and a double victory to top region-foe Morgan County Monday at home. Blake Bingham won a close match at no. 1 singles 7-6, 4-6, 10-5; Nate Konarski won at no. 3 singles 6-4, 6-0; and the no. 2 doubles team of Grant Bennett and Matt Steinbauer won 6-1, 6-1.
•JACKSON CO. (GIRLS) 4, MORGAN CO. 1: The Lady Panthers swept singles play and picked up a doubles win in disposing of the visiting Lady Bulldogs Monday. Casey Ellis won at no. 1 singles 6-3, 6-2; Kelsie Gassner won at no. 2 singles 6-0, 6-1; and Hannah Rodriguez won 6-2, 6-1 at no. 3 singles. In doubles action, Morgan McLean and Ashley Konarski won 6-1, 6-2.
•JACKSON CO. (BOYS) 4, FRANKLIN CO. 1: The Panther tennis team picked up a home region win Thursday, getting a pair of wins in singles play and two more in doubles. Dylan McDonald won 7-5, 6-1 at no. 2 singles, and Nate Konarski won 5-7, 6-3, 6-0 at no. 3 singles. In doubles play, Sebastian Rendon and Owen O'Steen won 6-1, 6-3 at no. 1 doubles and Grantt Bennett and Matt Steinbauer won 6-1, 6-2 at no. 2 doubles.
The girls' team lost 3-2.
•JACKSON CO. 10, FRANKLIN CO. 0: Katie Phillips, Tiffany Savage, Jessica Wells and Madison Phillips accounted for all the scoring in the rout of region foe Franklin County at home Monday. The Lady Panthers are now 7-2.
•JACKSON CO. (GIRLS) 2, LAKEVIEW ACADEMY 1: Katie Phillips scored two goals, and the Lady Panthers improved to 6-2 on the season with a non-region win over the visiting Lady Lions Friday.
•JACKSON CO. (BOYS) 1, LAKEVIEW ACADEMY 1: Jackson County's only score came on an own-goal in a Friday tie at home in a non-region matchup.
JCCHS BOYS WIN TRI-MEET: With 68 points, the Jackson County boys' track team outpaced the competition at a home tri-meet Thursday, beating rival East Jackson (47) and Johnson (41). The Panthers won six events.
Calvin Ellis finished first in the 1,600 meters (5:18) and John Ledford won the 3,200 meters (12:30). Hunter Ellingood won the 110-meter hurdles (16.4) and Todd Woodring won the 300-meter hurdles (43.1). Woodring also finished first in the 100-meter dash (11.3). In the field events, Layson Giles won the high jump (6-2).
East Jackson earned victories in three events in its second-place finish. Tyree Rakestraw won the triple jump (41-00) and the 200-meter dash (24.1) and the Eagles finished first in the 4 x 100 meter relay (44.92).
In the girls' competition, East Jackson took the top spot with 77 points, edging second-place Jackson County, which finished with 66. Johnson was third with nine points.
The Lady Eagles scored victories in seven events with Robin Adair winning the 300-meter hurdles (51 seconds) and high jump (5-00). In the field events, Randi Slizewski won the discus (90-04) and Arianna Summers won the pole vault (7-6). East Jackson swept the relay events with wins in the 4 x 100 (52.5 seconds) and 4 x 400 meter relay (4:31). Jasmine Pressley picked up a victory in the 200 meters (27.4 seconds).
Jackson County received first-place finishes from Sawyer Vickers (long jump, 14-01), Kayley Tanner (100-meter hurles, 16.80), Emily Doeding (800 meters, 2:50.9), Kelsey Gooch (3,200 meters, 15:52) and Monica Jimenez (1,600 meters, 6:31).
•STEPHENS CO. 163, JACKSON CO. (BOYS) 176, CLARKE CENTRAL 250: York Delloyd and Anthony Whobrey each carded rounds of 38 Wednesday as the Panthers finished second in a tri-match at Traditions of Braselton Golf Course. The Panthers are now 6-1 on the season.
•GIRLS FINISH 16TH SATURDAY: The Lady Panthers finished 16th out of 25 teams Saturday at the West Hall Invitational at Chateau Elan. Cierra Gunnin led Jackson County with a round of 96, followed by Haleigh McCullum (106), Jordan Garner (106) and Hattie Sewell (111).