Entries by Doug Connelly

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State Farm Student-Athletes of the Week

Ed Freeman State Farm Student-Athlete-of-the-Week Week of August 21-26 Middle School Girls – Addy Christian, 7th Grade, Volleyball Seventh grader Addy Christian played a key role in the MCMS Spike Dogs’ 2-0 start to the season last week.  In victories over East Jackson and Madison County, Christian did a great job of setting to create […]

Good Start for JV Softball

By: Mia Richardson Morgan County JV Softball started the season off right with a win against North Oconee. Morgan County won 5-2 over the North Oconee Titans at home on Wednesday, August 16.  The Titans fought hard but were unable to defeat the hard working Lady Dogs. Morgan County started the game off strong with […]

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Student-Athlete of the Week: August 7-12

Ed Freeman State Farm Morgan County Student-Athlete-of-the-Week Week of 8/7-8/12   High School Girls – Bailey Shultz, JR, Volleyball As the team’s setter, Junior Bailey Shultz plays an important role for the Morgan County High School Volleyball team.  Shultz sets scoring opportunities and must know how high and where to place the ball for different […]

MCHS Athletics Brings Home the Region Director’s Cup

A banner year for Morgan County High School Athletics was capped at May’s region meeting when the Bulldogs were named the winner of the 2016-2017 8-AAA Director’s Cup. The award, sponsored by Regions Bank and governed by the Georgia Athletic Director’s Association, recognizes athletic departments “that have excelled and show superior performance.” Morgan County athletic […]

MCHS Class of 2017 To Be Well Represented in College Athletics

While the prep careers of the Morgan County High School class of 2017 are complete, seventeen Bulldogs will receive opportunities to participate in their respective sports at the college level.  The Morgan County student-athletes moving on to college athletics represent a range of activities.  Listed below is a list of the MCHS class of 2017 […]


Williams Nominated for 2018 US Army All-American Bowl

The buzz surrounding senior football standout Quin Williams continues to grow heading into the summer before his senior year.  Having already received scholarship offers from a host of division one schools, Williams recently received a nomination for the 2018 U.S. Army All-American Bowl. Staff Sergeant Jeffrey Bell of the U.S. Army presented the nomination to […]


JV Boys Basketball Wins Region Tournament

The MCHS JV Boys Basketball team closed out the 2016-2017 season in style by winning the 8-AAA junior varsity region tournament championship. The tournament was held this past Saturday at East Jackson and was the first ever region tournament for the junior varsity level. The JV Bulldogs picked up their first victory of the day […]

Letter Jacket Fitting for Eligible MCHS Athletes on February 8th

Representatives from Omni Sports will be on the MCHS campus Wednesday, February 8th to accept orders and fit eligible student-athletes for letter jackets.  To earn a letter, students must have completed two years of participation in an athletic activity. Student-Athletes eligible to receive a letter and purchase a jacket will be fitted during their lunch […]



Morgan County Boys and Girls Earn First Trip to State Meet in Six Years For the first time in the careers of any of the current Morgan County Cross Country athletes, they are a part of a state qualifying team.  To make things even better, both the boys and girls teams have earned the opportunity […]