West Hall High interim principal and athletic director Scott Justus has been named Region 7-AAA Athletic Director of the Year.
The outcome of Tuesday's game wasn't what Riverside Military basketball coach Lazarus Chennault wanted, but he still feels good about the direction his team is heading this season.
Seven-year Gainesville High defensive coordinator Jim Pavao has accepted a head coaching position at Fannin County High, which was confirmed Tuesday by Red Elephants head coach Bruce Miller.
Schyler Miller recorded 21 points to lead the Lakeview Academy girls as they rolled to a 62-23 win against Providence Christian Academy on Tuesday in Lilburn.
Riverside Military basketball coach Lazarus Chennault knows he has a constant competitor on his hands with junior Avery Cagle on the floor.
LILBURN - Buford boys basketball coach Allen Whitehart knew a big run by Johnson was coming.
East Hall built a double-digit first-half lead and coasted to a 72-39 win over Fannin County on Saturday in Gainesville.
The Gainesville boys were dealt an unfortunate night to face Apalachee.
A double-digit comeback wasn't enough for the East Hall Vikings to get past region power Buford on Friday night.
Bridgette Kelly put up 23 points for the Chestatee girls in a 50-39 victory against Eastside on Friday in Gainesville, keeping them undefeated in Region 8-AAAA.
High school wrestling season is a complex two-part puzzle, where coaches have to prioritize team structure and athlete training to fit that given portion of the year.
Camille Anderson believes Buford's opponents expected to face a vulnerable, beatable Lady Wolves squad on the basketball court this season.
Ty Cockfield put up 21 points, six rebounds and five assists to lead the Johnson boys to a 75-45 win over Lumpkin County on Tuesday in Oakwood.
The Dawson County Tigers did their best in creating some separation from the logjam of teams behind them in Region 7-AAA on Tuesday night, earning a 69-66 overtime win over West Hall in Oakwood.
With each quality win, the Lakeview Academy girls basketball team continues to make a strong push for the postseason.
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.
Cameron Johnson hit a two-run home run to lead West Hall to an 8-1 victory over Berkmar on Monday.
MILLEDGEVILLE – Green and gold will be well represented in the Class AAA basketball state championship games this season.
Colton Chester hit a three-run home run as part of a seven-run third inning that powered Dawson County in a 10-2 win against Chestatee on Saturday in Gainesville.