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Central Georgia Elite 8 prepare for Columbus

GHSA Softball postseason is winding down to the Elite 8 and a few Central Georgia teams are still fighting in the mix.

One of those teams are the surging Rutland Hurricanes, led by head coach Amanda Maddox in her 9th season. Maddox boasts 5 seniors that helped the Canes score 21 wins this season and earn their third trip to the Elite 8 over the past 5 years.

Last time out, the Canes swept the Spalding Lady Jaguars at Sikes Field on Mercers campus and Coach Maddox says her girls have more to prove come Thursday.

The Canes play defending state champ Northwest Whitfield Thursday at 4:15 in Columbus.

Other teams from the mid state that are still competing are the GMC Lady Bulldogs, they take on Schley County Thursday at 11am..

The AAA state runner ups in West Laurens face off with Columbus and Telfair rumbles with Miller.


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