Gainesville junior Hunter Anglin didn't worry when the Red Elephants fell behind Monday night at Ivey-Watson Field in Gainesville.
The spring sports are starting up and wrestling ended last weekend, but a number of area basketball teams are still around heading into the state tournament.
HARTWELL - East Hall didn't have a set play for the situation - down two, eight seconds left, no timeouts remaining.
Austin Pearson is primed for the rematch. The Lakeview Academy senior led the Region 8-A North's No. 1 seed in a rout over Hebron Christian 72-56 in the region tournament semifinals Friday at Lakeview. Pearson led all scorers with 17 points, scoring from the paint, the free throw line and behind the arc. Lakeview's final hurdle to a first region championship since 2008 watched it all unfold from the stands, one of the few teams ...
The Lakeview Academy girls fell to George Walton Academy 57-48 in the Region 8-A semifinals on Friday at Lakeview Academy.
Morgan Jackson said she didn't feel as good as she thought she would after clinching a spot in the state tournament.
In the two previous seasons, David Roberts knew he had the best team on the court nearly every night out.
The Dawson County boys basketball team plays a unique style of defense, the 2-3 matchup zone. It's a defense that keeps scores low, and the games slow. Monday night the strategy paid off as Dawson County ground out a 58-45 win over East Jackson at East Hall High. The Tigers advance to the second round of the Region 8-AA tournament where they'll face Elbert County at 4 p.m. Wednesday in Gainesville with a trip to ...
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Flowery Branch Falcons overcame a lot during the season.
Riverside Military Academy junior Chris Harvey says, with no hesitation, that he is proud to wrestle for the Eagles.
Seedings are all but finalized for the basketball regions and a number of local teams have the inside lane for not only a state tournament berth, but a region championship.
Following the Senior Night recognition and just before the start of the second half of the boys game Tuesday night, the Chestatee girls basketball team received more good news - North Hall had won.
Area basketball teams finish up the regular season this week, the final chance to improve seeding before the region tournaments begin next week.
Chestatee has been second a lot this season. Second in the Hall County championships, second in area duals.
Imani Cross says that North Hall isn't a flashy team. "We do the little things, we're not flashy, we don't have tall guys," he said. "We just do the little things and play hard." The Trojans' run of success, however, is getting hard to ignore. North Hall routed Franklin County 74-49 Friday night in Gainesville, extending its winning streak to 14 games and clinching 8-AAA North. Taking the subregion's No. 1 seed into the region ...