Extended Cane Center Faculty kicked off its inaugural soccer and baseball seasons on Tuesday. The baseball group traveled to Newnan to engage in an absent sport. The staff will enjoy dwelling game titles at Shuford Field—which they will share with Gardner Newman Center Faculty. Mainly because of timetable overlap, the Extensive Cane baseball crew will have to play a handful of online games at Troup County High School’s baseball area.
The girls soccer workforce hosted Carrollton in their inaugural sport, which finished in a 5-1 defeat for Very long Cane. Carrollton does not have a boys soccer crew so the Long Cane boys will kick off its program on Thursday from Callaway Middle Faculty.
It is been a extensive time coming as both equally soccer groups and a baseball team at Prolonged Cane have been kicked all over for a even though. Athletic Director Leslie Meadows has been at the college for 27 many years and has viewed the university increase greatly. He mentioned that these teams have been discussed becoming shaped the full 27 many years he’s been at the school. The development of these teams was due to an settlement with the local recreation section. The funding had been in place for a minor while, but it was all about timing and Meadows felt like now was as excellent as time as any.
Lengthy Cane added softball in the fall of the 2021-2022 university year. Meadows stated he is two yrs absent from retirement but hopes to increase a tennis group just before he leaves.