North Hall's Rosemary Schofield gave herself an early birthday present last week in the Hall County swim championships.
ATHENS - Georgia has hired former Tennessee Titans and Auburn assistant Tracy Rocker as defensive line coach.
Area sporting events scheduled for Hall County Schools on Tuesday were canceled due to inclement weather.
West Hall High volleyball coach Joe Nelson will retire at the end of the current school year after coaching in the state since 1995.
Caleb Hamilton has shown how far dedication and a lot of hard work can carry a high school wrestler. As a senior, the North Hall grappler has become an anchor for his team with 44 wins and 30 pins, heading into tonight's matches against Habersham Central and Winder-Barrow for Senior Night in Gainesville.
Jonathan Gilreath scored 24 for the Lumpkin County boys in a 70-66 win against Lakeview Academy on Saturday in Gainesville.
Moments after Gainesville's boys earned a 72-66 win over rival East Hall, Vikings coach Joe Dix had to be restrained by members of both coaching staffs and law enforcement officers after he entered the bleachers to confront a Gainesville fan.
Bridgette Kelly poured in 35 points for the Chestatee girls to lead the team to a 61-60 double-overtime victory against Gilmer on Saturday in Ellijay.
North Hall's wrestling team didn't get discouraged when a Hall County championship victory meant going through Chestatee and Flowery Branch.
Even after a couple of close calls, Chestatee's wrestling team made sure it was in good standing after Day 1 of the Hall County championships.
Lakeview Academy boys coach Todd Cottrell didn't see Friday's 98-54 loss to No. 5 Athens Christian as any immediate need to panic, even though it did go down as a defeat in the region column.
Flowery Branch coach Valarie Lancaster knows the competition is getting tougher each year at the Hall County swim championships. But that doesn't seem to bother her teams.
Four players led the Buford girls in double-digits in a 65-37 win over Fannin County on Friday in Blue Ridge.
As swimming continues to grow in popularity throughout Hall County, the competition continues to get tougher and tougher each season.
The Hall County wrestling championships always boast competitive battles.
Gainesville's boys golf team has ascended a level of dominance so strong, the varsity players seemingly take turns winning low medalist honors throughout the season.
Gainesville's Lawson King knows his Hall County Championship lead isn't safe, even after a brilliant first day.
Andrew Fogarty, Chris Griggs and Max Wilson combined for a one-hit shutout for Jackson County and 10-0 victory against Johnson in five innings on Monday.
The Gainesville boys golf team set a school record by carding a team score of 270 (18-under par) at the Apple Mountain Invitational tournament on Saturday in Clarkesville.
MACON - Gene Durden knew playing in the Macon Centreplex could lead to some shooting issues early in Saturday's Class AAA state championship game.
MACON - Earlier in the week, Buford senior Rakim Lubin went on record saying if the Buford Wolves could stop Morgan County senior Tookie Brown, the Wolves would win a state championship.
With seven boys soccer teams in Hall County ranked in the top 10 of their respective classifications, the level of competition doesn't drop off when two local squads meet for a non-region affair.
Lauren Kirk and Corrie Thomas each scored a goal in the second half to lead the No. 7 Flowery Branch girls to a 2-1 victory over Winder Barrow in the Region 8-AAAAA opener on Friday at Falcon Field. Winder-Barrow scored off a corner kick about 15 minutes in and remained ahead 1-0 until the 20-minute mark of the second half, when Kirk scored off a deflected shot by Thomas.
BUFORD - When the Buford Wolves walked into their locker room following last Saturday's semifinal win over Callaway, there wasn't as much celebration as what boys' coach Allen Whitehart expected from his team.
BUFORD - The Buford girls' basketball team is back in a familiar place.
CUMMING - Flowery Branch suffered from a variety of self-inflicted wounds against West Forsyth, including a few that provided Chris Cullen and Alec Wilson opportunities to compound the damage.
White County senior Spencer Adams pitched a complete-game shutout with eight strikeouts in a 4-0 win against Hart County on Wednesday in Hartwell. At the plate, the highly-touted MLB draft prospect Adams was 4 for 4 with a single, double and triple. Also for White County (5-0), Will Flowers had a pair of doubles and finished 3 for 4 at the plate.
Bill Hood scored the winning goal in overtime as Gainesville's boys lacrosse program topped Martin Luther King Jr. 5-4 on Tuesday at City Park Stadium.
It took eight minutes for North Hall's boys soccer team to turn a tight game into a comfortable lead.
With every passing game in the Class AAA state basketball playoffs, Buford's Rakim Lubin seems to get a little bit better.