Just 12 days ago, a missed free throw and a last second jump shot came between the University of North Georgia women's basketball team and a home victory over Georgia College, but the Saints were able to turn things around in the teams' next meeting and defeated the Bobcats 58-48 on Thursday in Milledgeville.
Young Harris College spotted Columbus State University the first 10 points of the game, but the Mountain Lions rallied for a 71-62 Peach Belt Conference women's basketball victory Wednesday at the Lumpkin Center in Columbus.
Breanna Gleeson and Keta Robinette each scored 15 points and Ladondra Johnson scored her 1,000th career point as Young Harris College handed Georgia College its first Peach Belt Conference defeat of the season with a 66-46 women's basketball victory Saturday at the YHC Basketball Arena in Young Harris.
Malcolm Jackson scored 32 points as the Young Harris men's basketball team defeated Clayton State University 102-86 on Thursday in Young Harris.
Gainesville High graduate Jaymee Carnes scored 14 points with 13 rebounds for the University of North Georgia in a 60-58 loss to Montevallo on Tuesday at Memorial Hall in Dahlonega.
The North Georgia College & State University men's basketball team remained unbeaten in Peach Belt Conference action Saturday night as they wore down the Bobcats of Georgia College during an 82-63 victory inside Memorial Hall Gymnasium in Dahlonega.
Ladondra Johnson scored 23 points – 13 coming in the second half – and grabbed 13 rebounds as the Young Harris College women's basketball team defeated Franklin Pierce University 70-60 on Saturday at the Alario Center in the first day of the Big Easy Challenge.
Gainesville graduate Jaymee Carnes recorded her third double-double of the season with 15 points and 13 rebounds for North Georgia College & State University in a 65-38 win against Flagler College on Monday in St. Augustine, Fla.
The North Georgia College & State University men's basketball team recorded its third win in a row Saturday afternoon as the Saints held on to claim a 92-90 victory over Armstrong Atlantic State University in both teams' Peach Belt Conference opener in Savannah.
The Young Harris women's basketball team shot a season-best 58.6 percent from the floor to defeat Truett-McConnell 77-44 on Wednesday at the YHC Basketball Arena in Young Harris.
Brenau University is expanding its athletic program to include women's golf, starting in the fall of 2013.
Oglethorpe senior guard and Chestatee High graduate Branden Jovaag was named the Southern Athletic Association Men's Basketball Player of the Week, the conference announced Monday. Jovaag averaged 17.7 points per game and shot 54.1 percent as Oglethorpe went 2-1 last week.
Brenau University junior Dominika Jasova is ranked No. 4 nationally in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association's preseason women's singles player rankings. Sophomore Maria Perdomo-Medina is also ranked at No. 22.
Young Harris College outscored Converse College by 20 points in the second half as the Mountain Lions broke open a close game at the half with a 69-46 women's basketball victory over the Valkyries Saturday.
Union County's Zach Odom and White County's Brett Westmoreland signed to continue their academic and baseball careers with Young Harris College beginning next fall, the college announced Thursday.