North Georgia completed a three-game sweep of Mars Hill, taking a walk-off win in the finale of a doubleheader Sunday in Dahlonega.
The Young Harris College women's basketball team jumped out to an eight-point lead in the first half, and nearly rallied from as many as 15-points down in the second half as the Mountain Lions dropped a 71-66 decision to North Greenville on Saturday at Hayes Gymnasium in Tigerville, S.C.
YOUNG HARRIS - A furious rally fell short on Thursday night as the Young Harris College men's basketball team nearly battled back from a 17-point deficit as Brewton-Parker held on for a 70-68 victory at the YHC Basketball Arena.
MILLEDGEVILLE - The North Georgia women's basketball team battled back from an early double-digit deficit to take a one-point lead, but Georgia College rallied in the second half and held off a late run by the Lady Saints to take a 63-55 victory in the Centennial Center in Peach Belt Conference action.
The North Georgia College and State University softball team has been voted No. 2 in the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Division II Preseason Top 25 Poll, released on Wednesday.
Freshman Tala Black scored a team-high 13 points on 3-of-6 shooting from behind the 3-point line, but it wasn't enough as the Brenau University basketball team lost to Southern Wesleyan 69-57 on Tuesday in Gainesville.
DAHLONEGA - As far as recruiting top talent goes, golf coach Tom Fowler could have never imagined how easy his job would be when North Georgia College & State University started both a men's and women's team in the fall of 2009.
The North Georgia College & State University women's basketball team was on the verge of their third straight win on Saturday, but Armstrong Atlantic had different plans, forcing overtime and coming away with a 55-48 victory in Dahlonega.
DAHLONEGA - Some 150 people shared laughs and fond memories on Friday night as North Georgia College & State University inducted four honorees into the newly created athletics Hall of Fame.
The North Georgia College & State University men's basketball team won their third straight game on Wednesday, defeating Flagler College 87-83 in overtime at Memorial Hall in Dahlonega.
Chad Sage, a 2006 graduate of Chestatee High and current member of the North Georgia College & State University baseball team, has been named to the 12-member 2011 First-Team Preseason Peach Belt All-Conference team, as selected by the league's head coaches.
Josh Haymore, a North Hall High graduate, scored a game-high 17 points to lead the Piedmont College boys basketball team to the 75-54 win over Toccoa Falls College on Wednesday in Toccoa.
The Young Harris College women's basketball team rallied from a 21-point first-half deficit to defeat Truett McConnell 58-50 on Monday in Young Harris.
The North Georgia College & State University men's basketball team defeated Clatyon State 71-66 in overtime on Saturday in Morrow.
The North Georgia College & State University baseball team has been picked to finish fifth according to the Peach Belt Conference preseason poll of the league's coaches, released on Friday afternoon.