The North Georgia College & State University baseball team erased a five-run, first-inning deficit on Tuesday evening and rallied back to take down West Georgia 10-9 on a walk-off infield single at Bob Stein Stadium in non-conference action.
Led by three members playing in their last season, the Brenau University tennis team celebrated Senior Day by defeating Milligan College on Saturday in Gainesville.
The Brenau University softball team swept a doubleheader with No. 20 Shorter, 3-0, 3-2, on Tuesday in Gainesville. With the win, the Golden Tigers (37-7, 21-5 Southern States Athletic Conference) moved two games ahead of Shorter for first place in the conferences eastern division.
The North Georgia softball team checked in at No. 2 in the nation in the latest NFCA Division II Top 25 Poll, released Wednesday.
North Georgia's Jacob Rickett was named the Peach Belt Conference Pitcher of the Week, announced Tuesday by the league office. Rickett is the first Saints player to earn a conference weekly award this season.
For the third straight season, the North Georgia College & State University softball team is the champion of the Peach Belt Conference. After wrapping up their third straight regular season title last week, the Lady Saints made it three tournament titles in a row on Sunday with a 5-2 win over Augusta State in Florence, S.C.
Playing their 12th ranked team of the year on Saturday afternoon, the third-ranked North Georgia College & State University softball needed just one hit to inch by No. 22 Armstrong Atlantic 2-1 and advance to the Peach Belt Conference Tournament Championship game at Freedom Florence Park.
The No. 9 Brenau University softball team split a doubleheader with Lee University on Tuesday at the Lanier Park Softball Complex.
Senior Sarah Phillips threw a no-hitter for the third-ranked North Georgia College & State University softball team to cap a doubleheader sweep of Francis Marion, 2-1, 6-1, on Monday at Haines & Carolyn Hill Stadium in Dahlonega.
Plans are currently in motion to move Piedmont College to the USA South Athletic Conference, the school announced Monday in a joint press conference with the commissioner of the conference, Rita Wiggs.
North Georgia College & State University claimed its third straight Peach Belt Conference championship in softball on Sunday as the third-ranked Lady Saints took two from Young Harris and Augusta State swept a doubleheader from Columbus State.
The North Georgia baseball team exploded early on Saturday afternoon to take game one of a doubleheader 9-6 over 15th-ranked No. 15 Francis Marion, but the Patriots answered in the nightcap with a 10-run inning to snag a 10-4 win and earn a split at Bob Stein Stadium in Peach Belt Conference action.
Lana Lazar said playing at Division-I Florida International University was like living the "celebrity life."
The third-ranked North Georgia College & State University softball team ran their current winning streak to 12 games on Thursday evening, sweeping a doubleheader 3-1 and 4-1 at Lander University in Peach Belt Conference action.
For her performance last week, Ellen Black was named the Southern States Athletic Conference Softball Player of the week, as well as the Brenau University Golden Tiger of the Week, announced Wednesday.