Today's varsity soccer matches between Chestatee and West Forsyth have been cancelled due to the weather. The games have been rescheduled for Monday, March 31 with the boys game beginning at 5:55 p.m. and the girls game beginning at 7:30 p.m.
As a third grader at Enota Elementary, John Thompson says he spelled out three life goals in a paper: play football for legendary Gainesville High coach Bobby Gruhn, play football at Georgia, and become a head coach.
South Carolina signee Maria Petroni scored three goals and had two assists for Class AA's No. 3 ranked Lady Wolves (4-1-1, 2-0 Region 6A-AA) in their 5-2 win against Providence Christian on Wednesday night in Buford.
Chestatee High senior nose guard Marshal Paul has signed a letter of intent to play football next year at Charleston Southern University. Paul finished his senior season as a 2007 Times first team All County selection with 78 tackles (31 solo), 11 tackles for a loss, 12 quarterback hurries and three sacks.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Timely hits win ballgames, and for Lakeview Academy's Brett Armour, his hit Wednesday against West Hall came at the perfect time.
With his team trailing 3-1 in the third inning, Armour stepped to the plate and knocked a 2-0 curveball over the fence in left-center field to give the Lions a lead they would not relinquish as Lakeview Academy defeated the Spartans 10-3 during the sixth annual Flowery Branch Invitational.
David Hartis was in the audience when friend and former protégé Doug Thurmond was inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2007. Nine years later, Hartis will be the one receiving the plaudits.
Gainesville High graduate Jackson Bishop carded a 73 to maintain the lead (141) after Saturday's second round of the Gainesville City Championship at the Chattahoochee Golf Club. He leads by one stroke over 2015 Gainesville graduate Nathan Williams.
Gainesville High graduate Jackson Bishop holds a four-shot lead heading into the second round of the Gainesville City Championship, after carding a 4-under par 68 Friday at the Chattahoochee Golf Course in Gainesville.