FLOWERY BRANCH - Despite placing first in only one event at the Region 7-AAA boys track meet, the West Forsyth Wolverines used a team effort to edge Gainesville by 7.5 points and take home the title Tuesday in Flowery Branch.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Flowery Branch girls track team will be sending eight athletes to compete in nine events at the girls state track meet on May 6-8 in Albany. One of those athletes, junior Erika Rucker, is no stranger to competing in big events.
After three losses last week, the East Hall high school baseball team fell to 3-21 overall and 2-15 in Region 7-AAA. A record like that would make a lot of young players want to give up on the season, but not senior Drew Adams. To Adams, the mark of a good player is that the effort on the field remains strong, even if the team's record isn't.
DAHLONEGA - When the White County baseball team arrived for a game with the Lumpkin County Indians on Monday, one player stood head and shoulders above the rest as the team made their way from the bus to the field: junior Luke Crumley.
In the last four games, the Gainesville High baseball team has outscored its opponents 52-9, including an 18-3 route of the second-place team in Region 7B-AAA, Lambert on April 5.
ATHENS - Going into the Georgia spring game Saturday, two burning questions seemed to swim in the minds of the Bulldog faithful.
As the Jefferson High School baseball team headed out to practice Monday afternoon, senior Jake Fields turned and asked coach Tommy Knight, "Do we need balls?"
OAKWOOD - A year ago, Trae Wilson was an admittedly nervous freshman starting on a young team that was still finding its way.