New West Hall coach Tony Lotti has had a full plate in his first few months with the Spartans program.
The Gainesville Wildcats don't play like typical AAU basketball teams. A lot of travel teams are comprised of All-Stars that get by on sheer talent and athleticism. The Wildcats, however, succeed with something else. "Individual effort and team play," Wildcats coach Lee Chapman said. "That's what separates us from some other teams." Those two facets to the team's game paid off in a big way in a recent tournament in Myrtle Beach, S.C. The Wildcats ...
In four season at Union County High, coach Brian Allison has an 18-22 record and fell below .500 each of the past two seasons.
High school football practices around the area got started last week, and now the rest of the sports can follow suit.
FLOWERY BRANCH - It was just moments into the Atlanta Falcons' first afternoon practice on Thursday at the team facilities in Flowery Branch, and already fans' excitement was at a fever pitch.
For the better part of two months, football coaches around the area have been able to execute similar structures to their offseason programs.
West Hall and Chestatee runners Ryan Sharry and Jason Dang will participate in the USATF National Junior Olympic Track and Field Championships beginning today at Morgan State University in Baltimore, Md.
Bob Christmas is heading into his 38th year of coaching football and his 12th as the head coach at North Hall High.
Owen Thomas loved football. And his mother, Kathy Brearley, loved that he loved it. He excelled at the sport, playing from the time he was in fourth grade until he turned his talents into a college scholarship at the University of Pennsylvania. Now, Brearley wonders if the sport that provided so much for her son may have played a part in taking away even more. In April 2010, after a junior season in which he ...
At first glance, the new Region 7-AAA appears to produce an open playoff race for many of the sports.
Erika Rucker has plenty of memories from her six years of running competitively. The Flowery Branch grad and current University of South Carolina athlete said one of the greatest moments came when she achieved a personal best in the 400 at the Junior National Championships. It was her second-place finish at that meet, however, that has opened the door to what is sure to be a memory that will trump them all. Rucker, who just ...
For 28 years, the World Crown 300, which runs at Gresham Motorsports Park in Jefferson, was held in the middle of November.
Matt and Carolyn LaWell sat down on Saturday in the press box at Coolray Field in Lawrenceville.
Dawson County football coach Jeff Lee has played at nearly every level of the sport, from high school to his days as a replacement player during the NFL player's strike in 1987.
In 2011, East Hall football coach Bryan Gray had his most successful season at the school. His team started the season 4-2 and advanced to a Region 8-AA play-in game against Elbert County. Even though they lost that game, Gray is excited about what the future holds. But after years in the sport at many different levels, Gray says he's come to the realization at East Hall that the important statistics aren't what happen on ...