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Jefferson geared up for playoffs

JEFFERSON - Jefferson High football coach Bill Navas believed he had the right words on Monday to get his team motivated to practice this week. It's the same message he delivers every season at this point.

November 14, 2008 | Bill Murphy | High schools


Jackson County has three named to All Region team

The Jackson County High football team had three players named to the Region 8-AAA All Region team that was announced on Monday.

November 14, 2008 | From staff reports | High schools


Murphy: Nothing certain in postseason play

Has there been a season in recent years where predicting the fate of local teams in the playoffs is so hard to do?

November 13, 2008 | Bill Murphy | High schools


North Hall wins finale, readies for playoffs

DAHLONEGA - The North Hall High football team can now start looking forward to its first playoff opponent next week at the Brickyard, capping off their regular season with a 35-17 win against Lumpkin County on Friday.

November 12, 2008 | By Michael Homans sports@gainesvilletimes.com | High schools


Strong defense, rushing attack spark West Forsyth

CUMMING -- West Forsyth junior Ben Emert had 137 yards rushing and two touchdowns coming on runs of one and 40 yards to lead the Wolverines to a 48-7 win over West Hall on Friday night in Cumming in the teams' season finales.

November 12, 2008 | BY CHARLES PHELPS sports@gainesvilletimes.com | High schools


Football scoreboard: Banks County clinches playoff berth

Banks County clinched its first playoff berth since 1997 with a 34-13 win over Union County on Friday night.

November 12, 2008 | By Staff Reports sports@gainesvilletimes.com | High schools


Football Notebook: Defense highlights region title game

The Region 7-AAA title game between Flowery Branch and Gainesville was billed as two high-powered offenses going head-to-head. It turns out the defenses were pretty stout too.

November 12, 2008 | Bill Murphy | High schools


Zopf: All team, all the time for Gainesville

There's an old cliche in sports that says "there is no 'I' in team." And on Friday night at City Park, the Gainesville Red Elephants proved that cliche to be true.

November 12, 2008 | Jonathan Zopf | High schools


Cross country: Local teams in the running for state tite

Coaches plan for the postseason and Flowery Branch's cross country coach Jimmy Sorrells knows that his planning could lead to the program's first state title.

During the regular season, the top-ranked Falcons boys competed in two meets at the state course in Carrolton, the site of today's cross country state meet. The last time they ran there, during the Last Chance Invitational on Oct. 25, the Falcons came away with a first-place finish. If they do that today, they'll be state champions.

November 12, 2008 | Jonathan Zopf | High schools


Flowery Branch boys earn state cross country title

Flowery Branch High's wait for a state title is over.

November 12, 2008 | BY BILL MURPHY The Times | High schools


High school football: Area teams bound for the playoffs

Eight area high school football teams have earned the right to suit up at least one more Friday night, earning a berth in the GHSA state playoffs, which begin Friday night at sites throughout the state.

November 12, 2008 | From staff reports | High schools


Gainesville clinches region title with 27-13 win

GAINESVILLE - It all came down to this: A fourth quarter Gainesville comeback fueled by resiliency and capitalizing on opportunities.

November 12, 2008 | Katie B. Davis | High schools


Riverside clinches playoff spot with victory

DAWSONVILLE - Riverside Military Academy coach Chris Lancaster could appreciate the significance of its 33-0 win over Dawson County just as much, maybe even more, than his players. Lancaster, also a graduate of RMA, understands the rocky road the program has faced in its football history.

November 12, 2008 | Bill Murphy | High schools


Wild shootout ends Chestatee's season

Chestatee junior Ben Souther ran for 177 yards to eclipse the 1,500-yard mark for the season, broke the school single-season rushing record, and scored three touchdowns, but it still wasn't enough as the War Eagles (4-6, 3-3 Region 7A-AAA) were routed 69-35 by Creekview (6-4, 5-1).

November 12, 2008 | By Shotgun Spratling sports@gainesvilletimes.com | High schools


Buford caps another unbeaten season with 34-6 win

BUFORD - In a way, the preseason is over for the Buford High football team. The Wolves are unbeaten at the end of the regular season for the fourth straight year and own their seventh straight region championship.

November 11, 2008 | By Ryan Smith sports@gainesvilletimes.com | High schools


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West Hall boys defeat Fannin County to earn first trip to state tournament since 2010-11

West Hall was on a mission Thursday night to return to the state tournament for the first time since the 2010-11 season.

February 11, 2016 | Colin Ochs | High schools


High School Scoreboard: Flowery Branch soccer teams both earn victories over North Hall

Nick Biasi scored twice with a pair of assists for the Flowery Branch boys soccer team in a 6-3 win against North Hall on Thursday ...

February 11, 2016 | Times staff reports | High schools


West Hall girls top Fannin County, book spot in state tournament for first time since 2005-06

Anna McKendree's goal was simple during West Hall's 7-AAA quarterfinal game Thursday night against Fannin County: Give her senior teammates another chance to ...

February 11, 2016 | David Thackham | High schools


North Hall tops Johnson 53-33, earns Class AAAA state tournament berth

North Hall's boys basketball team solidified back-to-back seasons making the state tournament Wednesday with a 53-33 win over Johnson.

February 10, 2016 | Zack Myers | High schools


HS Scoreboard: Taylor Hawks tallies 1,000th point as Gainesville races past Cedar Shoals

Taylor Hawks scored her 1,000th point and the Gainesville Lady Red Elephants led wire-to-wire for a 55-32 win over Cedar Shoals Wednesday at Loganville ...

February 10, 2016 | Times staff reports | High schools


Flowery Branch girls cruise past Heritage 71-32, book spot in Region 8-AAAAA semifinals

Courtney Newton didn't like what she saw early from the Flowery Branch girls basketball team in the first quarter Wednesday night.

February 10, 2016 | By Jared Putnam For The Times | High schools


North Hall holds off Chestatee rally to secure spot in 8-AAAA semifinals

Niki Carver said her North Hall team wanted to "come out fighting" to exact revenge against the team that had beaten them on Senior Night ...

February 10, 2016 | David Thackham | High schools


Area wrestlers in search of glory at state championships

When it comes to the highest level of competition for athletes, that's when the best shine. For those in high school, that usually means ...

February 10, 2016 | Zack Myers | High schools


Region 7-AAA basketball playoff games moved to Thursday

Tonight's scheduled Region 7-AAA basketball games at East Hall and West Hall high schools have been postponed until Thursday due to weather concerns in ...

February 10, 2016 | Times staff reports | High schools


Eleven scorers shine for Gainesville in 82-51 rout of Loganville in 8-AAAAA quarterfinal

Benjie Wood said he always knew he had great role players to step up, no matter the situation.

February 09, 2016 | David Thackham | High schools


Flowery Branch comes up short against Salem 55-51, falls in 8-AAAAA quarterfinals

John Mills was already hyped to get to work in the offseason.

February 09, 2016 | David Thackham | High schools


Region tournament games postponed due to winter weather

All of the scheduled games for the boys and girls Region 7-AAA basketball tournaments have been postponed until Thursday, due to the winter weather.

February 09, 2016 | David Thackham | High schools


Area basketball teams eyeing state playoff spots as region tournaments begin

Stay focused.

February 09, 2016 | Colin Ochs | High schools


Flowery Branch's fencing program 'empowering' nontraditional athletes

Ava Alabiso will forever be grateful for the opportunity to compete in fencing for four years at Flowery Branch High. An activity which emphasizes mental ...

February 07, 2016 | Bill Murphy | High schools


88 local wrestlers qualify for state championships

The Jefferson Dragons continued their wrestling dominance in the GHSA Class 3A-A Sectional on Saturday in Madison.

February 07, 2016 | Colin Ochs | High schools


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