Fifth-ranked Bacon County opened the 2012 season with six consecutive wins before falling twice in the Lady Warrior Blast tournament over the weekend.

BCHS (6-2 overall, 1-0 Region 2-AA West), which had its pre-season scrimmage against Pierce County rained out, started the year with a doubleheader sweep (7-2, 6-2) of Region 2-AA member McIntosh County in Darien in a cross-over matchup. They Lady Red Raiders followed that up with a 4-0 win over sub-region foe Vidalia.

For full story and more, read the August 21 edition of The Alma Times.