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High school basketball notebook: Battle of the States heats up

Hall County has the luxury of having a number of talented high school basketball teams, which enables the county to have had a nearly all-county tournament for 52 consecutive years.

December 29, 2011 | Zac Taylor | High schools


Home for the Holidays: Shaw builds on family's legacy

When the Shaw family gets together, they try not to talk exclusively about football.

December 26, 2011 | Zac Taylor | Staff sports picks


Home for the Holidays: No rest from running for Flowery Branch grad Rucker

FLOWERY BRANCH - For Erika Rucker, the challenge lies ahead.

December 25, 2011 | Zac Taylor | Staff sports picks


High school notebook: Jefferson wrestling up to challenge

The storied Jefferson High wrestling team, which is the defending traditional and dual state champions in Class AA since 2002, doesn't consistently win state titles by taking on a soft schedule.

December 22, 2011 | Zac Taylor | High schools


Gainesville, East Hall to play for the Lanierland title

Two Hall County boys basketball programs have dominated the Lanierland tournament, winning 40 of the first 51 titles.

December 22, 2011 | Zac Taylor | High schools


Lanierland: North Hall holds off Lakeview, 77-71

With 30 seconds left, the North Hall student section could finally chant: "We want Gainesville." They weren't in position to safely say it any earlier.

December 19, 2011 | Zac Taylor | High schools


Taylor: Underdogs will try to make their mark at Lanierland

Two teams, both No. 7 seeds, will be entering the 52nd annual Lanierland tournament this week as big underdogs, and not necessarily just because they will each be playing last year's runner-ups in the first round.

December 18, 2011 | Zac Taylor | High schools


Gainesville boys take down Franklin County 64-54

Gainesville point guard Lance White flipped a behind-the-back pass to Deshaun Watson in the corner, and the sophomore coolly sank his second consecutive 3-pointer to put the Red Elephants ahead by 23 late in the first half.

December 16, 2011 | Zac Taylor | High schools


West Hall names new football coach

West Hall has hired its next football coach, athletic director Scott Justus confirmed Thursday.

December 15, 2011 | Zac Taylor | All prep football news


High school notebook: Commerce staying put

Commerce has no plans to leave the Georgia High School Association, according to Tigers athletic director Donnie Drew.

December 15, 2011 | Zac Taylor | High schools


Riverside holds off Towns County 51-44

In football, a team holding onto a slim lead late in the game will often try and run out the clock.

December 13, 2011 | Zac Taylor | High schools


Athlete of the Week: East Hall's Jasmine Jenkins

In her senior season, East Hall guard Jasmine Jenkins is the go-to scorer for a team looking to get back to the postseason.

December 12, 2011 | Zac Taylor | High schools


Johnson High School going to non-region football schedule

The Johnson High football team will play a non-region football schedule for the next two school years, athletic director Tim Rogers announced Monday.

December 12, 2011 | Zac Taylor | All prep football news


East Hall girls hold off North Hall 53-45

East Hall guard Jasmine Jenkins can hit a shot from just about anywhere on the court.

December 10, 2011 | Zac Taylor | High schools


High school notebook: Lakeview girls much improved

Last season the Lakeview Academy girls basketball team won just three games. This season the Lady Lions (4-4) have already surpassed that total after a 58-44 win over Lumpkin County last Friday at home. The win brought their record to 4-2 at the time.

December 08, 2011 | Zac Taylor | High schools


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