Chestatee's volleyball team made school-history last week when it secured a first-round playoff victory over Jonesboro.
A home playoff game could be on the line Friday in Sugar Hill when the Chestatee War Eagles visit the Lanier Longhorns in a pivotal Region 8-AAAA matchup.
The future of racing is being shaped right here in Northeast Georgia. And, during the Petit Le Mans this weekend at Road Atlanta, one possible future will be on display.
Tyler Bennett fueled various Chestatee runs, Alexa Starr put together a string of dominating serves in the fourth game, and the Lady War Eagles withstood the Jonesboro Cardinals, securing a 3-1 (25-19, 25-22, 18-25, 25-15) win and the school's first-ever playoff victory on Wednesday night in Gainesville.
The American Le Mans Series returns to Hall County for one final visit this weekend.
It didn't take long for Deshaun Watson and the Gainesville Red Elephants to find their groove on Friday night.
The top-ranked Buford softball team is going to be playing for another region title.
East Hall's softball team is headed to the postseason for the first time in five seasons under coach Jenny Crow.
Buford flexed its muscles. Again.
When he's asked about his team's improvement from Year 1 to Year 2, West Hall's Tony Lotti says it's all part of the plan that he had when he took the head coaching position in Oakwood.
Dawson County coach Jimmy Pruett knows this final week of the regular season will determine a lot about the Region 7-AAA softball tournament. He knows a pair losses in the final two regular season games can send the Lady Tigers, currently the No. 2 seed, as low as fourth in what is expected to be a very competitive tournament.
White County shut down the high-tempo offense of East Hall on Friday night, pitching its second shutout of the season and earning a key Region 7-AAA victory in the process.
To say Kwon Williams had a big night last Friday is an understatement. The West Hall sophomore led the charge for the on-the-rise Spartans, scoring four rushing touchdowns in a massive 48-13 win over Banks County.
Everyone knows about Gainesville quarterback Deshaun Watson. The Clemson commitment is the state's all-time leading passer, becoming the first quarterback in state-history to surpass the 10,000-yard mark in a win over Winder-Barrow last week.
East Hall returned the opening kickoff 87 yards, Devin Watson threw for three scores and ran for three more and the Vikings routed the Johnson Knights 54-14 at Billy Ellis Memorial Stadium on Friday night.
MACON - Gene Durden knew playing in the Macon Centreplex could lead to some shooting issues early in Saturday's Class AAA state championship game.
MACON - Earlier in the week, Buford senior Rakim Lubin went on record saying if the Buford Wolves could stop Morgan County senior Tookie Brown, the Wolves would win a state championship.
BUFORD - When the Buford Wolves walked into their locker room following last Saturday's semifinal win over Callaway, there wasn't as much celebration as what boys' coach Allen Whitehart expected from his team.
BUFORD - The Buford girls' basketball team is back in a familiar place.
It took eight minutes for North Hall's boys soccer team to turn a tight game into a comfortable lead.
Michael Gettys looked like he was in mid-season form on Friday night in the Gainesville baseball team's season opener.
BUFORD - The Buford boys' basketball team didn't panic. Instead, the Wolves stayed focused on the game plan and methodically worked their way out of a double-digit deficit and into the state semifinals.
BUFORD - Defense wins championships. A good offense doesn't hurt either.
BUFORD - Allen Whitehart's message to his Buford boys basketball team before Tuesday night's second-round matchup against Blessed Trinity was simple.
BUFORD - All was well for the reigning state champion Buford Wolves on Friday night.
For Flowery Branch, tonight's game at second-ranked Northside-Warner Robins is more than a season opener.
OAKWOOD - This year, the Battle of Oakwood went to the Spartans of West Hall.
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