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2020-21 Preseason Q&A with Blackman boys' basketball coach Barry Wortman

2020-21 Preseason Q&A with Blackman boys’ basketball coach Barry Wortman

November 30, 2020

The Blackman Blaze boys’ basketball team begins their 2020-21 season on Tuesday. December 1, at Coffee County.   In late November, we sat down with head coach Barry Wortman to discuss the upcoming...

Blackman basketball cheer holding up a sign for Lady Blaze.

Blackman Lady Blaze Basketball head coach Wendi Scott talks 2019-20 season

Christian Skelton, Sports Editor April 7, 2020

The Blackman Lady Blaze Basketball team had a very successful 2019-20 campaign. They accomplished many feats including finishing first in the regular season in the district and winning the region tournament....

The boy's basketball team with the District Tournament trophy.

Blackman boys’ basketball is on the road to the state tournament 

Christian Skelton, Reporter March 4, 2020

The Blackman Blaze came into the 2020 District 7-AAA Basketball Tournament at Stewarts Creek High School as favorites to win it. With a record of 20-3, the Blaze had momentum heading into the tournament....

Blaze sports shorts: February 24-29

Blaze sports shorts: February 24-29

Megan Roth, Reporter February 24, 2020

Wrestling:   Blackman’s wrestling team did very well at the state tournament. Brooks Sacharczyk won the state championship wrestling title at 182 lbs. The blaze had other strong placements including...

The Blackman High School bowling team.

Bowling season recap

Christian Skelton, Reporter February 21, 2020

The Blackman Blaze bowling team had a historic season. In Jesse Messick’s first year as head coach the Blaze won District 7-AAA and were the runners up in Region 4 and made it to the state tournament.  Throughout...

Jalen Stayton attempts to block a shot.

Blackman boys’ basketball tied for first in district

Christian Skelton, Reporter January 30, 2020

The Blackman boys' basketball team won 14 out of their first 17 games, giving them a current record of 14-3. Additionally, the Blaze started district play 7-1, only losing to Oakland.   Before...

Blackman Basketball team in action.

Q&A with basketball coach Barry Wortman

Christian Skelton, Reporter December 10, 2019

Just a few days before the Blackman Blaze boys' basketball team opened the season at the Hometown Leaders N2 Hoops Invitational in Huntsville, Alabama, head coach Barry Wortman sat down with us to discuss...

Blackman Bowling: A Close to The Season

Blackman Bowling: A Close to The Season

Kylie Tarver, Sports' Editor March 11, 2019

Blackman High School’s bowling team had pulled out another win as their season comes to an end. The bowlers have won their third region title and their fourth district title. This is also the third time...

Bowling for State

Megan Roth, Reporter March 22, 2018

  February 3, 2018, is a day the Blaze bowlers will never forget. It's not every day you play for the state title. Going into the state tournament, the Lady Blaze found their fiercest competition...

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