Calling it one of the proudest moments of his eight-year tenure as, typically-reserved Johnson boys soccer coach Brian Shirley allowed himself to speak with noticeable passion to his team Friday night.
The Lakeview Academy girls topped defending Class A state champion Hebron Christian in penalty kicks on Tuesday. Tied at 3-each in penalty kicks, Ansley Rochester made a save for the Lady Lions (5-3, 1-0 Region 8-A), then freshman Reece Johnson kicked it in for Lakeview on its next shot to preserve the victory. The score was tied 2-all after regulation.
Collier Scott's blistering 10th-inning single woke up a stagnant Gainesville bench Monday at the Hog Mountain Sports Complex. Tied with Flowery Branch in the top half of the inning, Scott roped a ball that hit off the first baseman's glove for the Falcons, plating two runs and making an 8-4 win possible with the three extra innings.
Rob Collison threw four innings of two-hit ball for Lakeview Academy in a 10-5 win against West Hall on Friday in Gainesville. Rett Kinsey threw two innings in relief with only two hits allowed, while delivering two hits and a pair of RBIs at the plate.
March 04, 2016|
Times sports reports