College baseball is on tap for local teams this weekend. Berry College’s Vikings will host Denison in a three game series tonight and tomorrow at Berry’s William R. Bowdoin Field. Tonight’s game will get underway at 7 pm, and tomorrow’s double header is set to begin at noon. Shorter University’s Hawks will host Emmanuel at the Robert H. Ledbetter Baseball Complex over the weekend. The teams will play a solo game today at noon and a double header tomorrow at noon.
Berry College’s Lady Vikings softball team will get back into action over the weekend. They’ll participate in the NTC Classic in Clermont, Florida tomorrow through Wednesday.
The Coosa Eagles’ run in the Class AA state high school basketball playoffs came to an end last night with a loss to Jordan 75-58 in the Sweet Sixteen round at the Eagles’ Nest at Coosa High.
In local college basketball news, the Southern States Athletic Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships are officially underway! They began yesterday and continue thru Saturday.
The Atlanta Hawks lost to the Golden State Warriors 85-82 last night on their home court at the Philips Arena. The Hawks will welcome the Milwaukee Bucks to Atlanta tomorrow night for a 7:30 pm game.