2018-01-31 / Front Page


Austin Pickle Austin Pickle Austin Pickle, a 6-foot 3- inch junior point guard at Southwest Georgia Academy, scored his 1,000th point Jan. 5 during the SGA vs. Fullington game in Damascus.

Pickle hit five three point shots in the first half of the game. Austin is averaging 21 points, four rebounds, three assists and two steals per game, and is shooting 72 percent from the free throw line.

During the off season, he plays with the AUSA Rampage, a Dothan AAU team, traveling across tri-state playing tournaments during the summer.

His love of the game is evident in his dedication, enthusiasm and his giving 110 percent every time he is on the court.

He is the son of Brian and Hayden Pickle of Colquitt. His grandparents are Charles and Pam Pickle of Colquitt and Tommy and Janice Whitehurst of Blakely.

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