BUFORD- While the No. 1 Buford High football team is known for its winning history, the Wolves aren't the only three-time defending state champions prowling the school campus. The No. 1-ranked Lady Wolves softball team has won three in a row as well, and at an early season record of 9-1, have their eyes on a fourth.
The Hooters Women's Collegiate Team Championship is set to begin today at Achasta Golf Course in Dahlonega. Fifty-five two-person teams will be competing at the event, with each team consisting of players from the same university in a 54-hole stroke play tournament which concludes Thursday.
Lacrosse is emerging as a popular sport among teens and adults in Georgia. To answer this rising trend, the Georgia Southern Shootout lacrosse tournament will be held this weekend, beginning at 8 a.m. today at the Allen Creek Soccer Complex and continuing into the Sunday championship face-offs, which begin at 10:30 a.m.
A coach will take any opportunity to put a team in the best possible position for victory. Whether it's extra drills, better equipment or longer practices, anything that can be done to improve a team's chances is done, any chance for improvement is seized upon.