LHS News

Lowndes Tennis Triumphs over Colquitt

posted Mar 22, 2017, 8:41 AM by Kristal Dawson

Reported by Coach Phelps:
On Tuesday evening, Lowndes Tennis hosted Colquitt County in a region 1-AAAAAAA match. The Lowndes Boys swept Colquitt 5-0 and our girls won 3-2. Please congratulate all of these players. Thank you for your support.

Lowndes Boys 5-0:  
#1 Singles: Ethan Wetherington won 6-0, 6-1;
#2 Singles: Matthews Powell won 7-5, 6-3 ;
#3 Singles: Brant Chancy won 6-0, 6-3 ;  
#1 Doubles: Liam Wetherington / Grayson Thomas won 6-1, 6-0 ;
#2 Doubles: Hunter McMillan / Will Henry won 6-2, 6-0 .
Lowndes Girls 3-2:  
#1 Singles: Hannah Gandy won 6-0, 6-1; 
#2 Singles: Amber Daughtrey won 6-0, 6-1;
#3 Singles: Kyra Williams won 6-4, 6-3 ; 
#1 Doubles: Emma Campbell / Kandice Williams lost 6-7, 4-6 ;
#2 Doubles: Katie Courson / Kariah Freeman lost 0-6, 6-4, 4-6 .

Golden Isles Invitational

posted Mar 20, 2017, 8:26 AM by Kristal Dawson

Reported by Coach Phelps:
This past weekend, Lowndes Tennis competed in the Golden Isles Invitational, hosted by Glynn Academy High School. The girls went 1-2  and finished in 4th Place, while the boys went 2-1 and finished in 3rd Place. This was an 8 team draw and Caimbridge boys' and girls' teams won the Championship. Thank you for your continued support.

On another note, while en route to Jekyll Island, Ethan Wetherington found out that he would be a recipient of Georgia Tech's Stamps Presidential Scholarship. Please congratulate him.

Border Classic Soccer Tourney

posted Mar 20, 2017, 5:40 AM by Kristal Dawson

Reported by Coach Breit:
Please congratulate the girls and boys varsity soccer teams on a great weekend of soccer at the 3rd annual Border Classic in Evans Ga. There were 16 girls teams and 18 boys teams from GA, SC, and TN.

The girls went 1-2.
Game 1 LHS vs Evans 
Evans 3-2 pks
Game 2 LHS vs Augusta Christian
LHS 4-0
Game 3 LHS vs First Presbyterian Day
FPD 6-0

The boys played in the championship game and went 3-1 on the weekend.
Game 1 LHS vs Richmond Acd 
LHS 2-0
Game 2 LHS vs Grovetown
LHS 2-0
Game 3 LHS vs Westminster
LHS 2-1
Championship LHS vs Oak Ridge Tenn
OR 1-0

Also, a huge thank you to all the teachers who are helping get them caught up!

Smith and Benson Track Relays

posted Mar 20, 2017, 5:38 AM by Kristal Dawson

Track Team
Reported by Coach Robinson:
Another great week for LHS Track and field at the Smith and Benson Relays in Albany, Ga. the boys placed 1st overall and the girls placed 2nd overall. #onelowndes
Kaleb Wolfenden won the 3200m and 1600m, Morgan Jamison won the 400m and 200m, Travis Tisdale won the Long Jump, The 4x100, 4x200 and 4x400 all placed 1st, Makenzie Page placed 1st in the 1600m and the 800m.

University of Florida JROTC Drill Competition results

posted Mar 20, 2017, 5:34 AM by Kristal Dawson

Reported by Peter Dominicis:
Lowndes High School was the only Georgia team to compete at the drill competition hosted by the University of Florida and sponsored by the Air Force Association.  As always our cadets made us incredibly proud.  Cadet Sierra Dickinson came in Second in the Individual Drill category out of approximately 200 competitors, and Cadet Emanuelito Miller received Third Place in the Color Guard Commander category.  Please join me in congratulating them.  

Go Vikings!

FBLA Members Attend State Conference

posted Mar 15, 2017, 6:10 AM by Laverne Hill

Mrs. Hezekiah, FBLA Sponsore Reported:

Please join me in congratulating the following FBLA members who placed at the Georgia FBLA State Conference this week.

Joyce Liu--2nd place in Business Communication and 5th place in Public Speaking I. She will advance in Business Communication to the FBLA National Conference in Anaheim, California this summer.
Jeet Patel--10th place in Accounting I

Yellowjacket Invitational Results

posted Mar 13, 2017, 7:00 AM by Kristal Dawson

Yellowjacket Invitational
Coach Robinson reports:
On Saturday the LHS boys and girls placed 1st at the Yellow Jacket Invitational in Thomasville. #onelowndes

Travis Tisdale won the 100m, Tayvon Kyle won the 400m and Long Jump, Daryl Griffin won the 800m, Kaleb Wolfenden won the 1600m and 3200, Abi David won the shot, 4x100 and 4x400, Jaylah Lawson won the 300H, 
Makenzee Page won the 1600m and 800m, Tanija Turner won the 400m, Bryanna Walker won the disc and 4x400.

We have a home meet this Wednesday.

Lowndes High Represented Well by TSA Members at Georgia State Conference

posted Mar 13, 2017, 5:15 AM by Kristal Dawson

TSA Competition Team

Reported by Cammie Lund:
Lowndes High TSA members competed at the Georgia State Conference in Athens, Georgia March 8 - 11th, 2017. Lowndes high students represented us well! Paige Pickett kicked off our conference by singing the National Anthem during opening ceremonies. TSA State President, Trevor Terry and Sergeant at Arms, Preston Crawford finished their term as state officers, but continuing the long tradition of outstanding State and National Officers will be Tate Green. Lowndes High will be home to the 2017-2018 State Treasurer, Tate Green. 

Please congratulate the following Lowndes High TSA members that finished in the top 10 for the following events: 
1st place Digital Video - Trevor Terry and Ethan Wetherington; 
1st place Extemporaneous Speech - Jack Crawford; 
1st Place Outstanding Student - Jack Crawford; 
2nd place Essays on Technology- Jack Crawford;
3rd place Coding - Reilly Lennon, Jeremy Craven and Aaron Cowger; 
3rd place - Chapter Team - Trevor Terry, Preston Crawford, Christopher Bellflowers, Liam Wetherington, Tate Green, Courtney Raymond; 
4th place for outstanding chapter - Lowndes High; 
5th place - Future Technology Teacher - Jack Crawford; 
5th place - Technology Bowl - Reilly Lennon, Christopher Bellflowers and Ethan Wetherington; 
5th place - Systems Control Technology - Jake Demersseman, Christopher Bellflowers and Wesley Smith; 
6th place - Georgia Electrathon (Electric Vehicle Race) - Jake Demersseman, Garret Garland and Bryce Herb; 
6th place - Children's Stories - Kathryn Crawford and Sarah Cole; 
7th place - Animatronics - Christopher Bellflowers, Ethan Wetherington and Trevor Terry; 
8th place - Dragster Design - Courtney Raymond; 
9th place - Biotechnology Design - Wesley Smith and Ebony Williams; 
9th place - Computer Aided Engineering (CAD) Engineering- Liam Wetherington; 
Bryce Herb, Mason Sterling and Gavin McGuire made finals in VEX Robotics, but unfortunately were eliminated in the first round. 

LHS Tennis Hosts Viking Invitational

posted Mar 10, 2017, 6:07 AM by Laverne Hill

Reported by Coach Phelps:
This weekend (March 10th-11th), Lowndes Tennis will host the 11th Annual Viking Invitational Tennis Tournament. This a full 8 team draw including Lowndes, Tift, Camden, Wayne, TCC, Bainbridge, SW Dekalb and Berrien. Boys' matches will be played at Valdosta State University and the girls will play at McKey Park. Matches will begin on Friday at 4:00 pm and resume Saturday morning at 8:30 am. Thank you for your continued support.

Chiles Underclassmen Invitational Track Meet

posted Mar 10, 2017, 5:28 AM by Kristal Dawson

Reported by Coach Robinson:
The boys and girls team both placed 2nd at the Chiles Underclassmen Invitational last night. The future looks bright for LHS! Tanija Turner had a huge night receiving 5 medals by placing top 3 in the Long Jump, 200, 100, 4x100 and 4x400. #onelowndes

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