Drew Atha went 3 for 3 with three runs batted in to lead North Hall to an 11-6 win over previously unbeaten White County on Friday in Gainesville.
Last year, a midseason loss to rival Flowery Branch derailed the Gainesville girls' soccer season. The Lady Red Elephants limped into the state playoffs as a No. 4 seed and couldn't produce in the postseason.
Chestatee's Carolina Gijon and Melanie Smith teamed up to win the last six games of their match to defeat their Johnson opponents 6-4, 7-5 and earn a 3-2 team victory on Thursday in Gainesville.
Griffin Jolliff's two-run homer for Buford in the seventh inning was what cleared the dugout in celebration around home plate, but it was Jake Mayo's ground out that drove in the go-ahead run in the eighth and locked up Buford's 9-8 win over North Hall on Wednesday at Jody Davis Field.
The Gainesville boys golf team shot a 306 to win its second straight Champions Invitational on Wednesday at the Ansley Golf Club at Settindown Creek in Roswell.
Rick Howard knows his Gainesville boys soccer team features a wide variety of talented players this season, a group looking to help win the Red Elephants their first state championship since 2010.
The North Hall boys soccer team didn't let heavy winds throw off its game plan in a key Region 7-AAA matchup against East Hall.
Hannah Hester netted two goals and had an assist for the Johnson girls as they stretched their win streak to five games with a 5-2 win against Winder-Barrow on Tuesday.
Gainesville's baseball team is taking a break from the early challenges of region play to compete against some of the top high school talent the country has to offer.
A long-running tradition of the Big Red Shootout features the winning team painting their school's colors on the tournament's intricate elephant trophy.
Cameron Johnson had a home run and three RBIs in a 2-for-3 performance for West Hall as they defeated East Hall 13-3 on Monday in Oakwood.
Gainesville senior Sims Griffith passed the biggest pitching assignment of his high school career with flying colors.
As swimming continues to grow in Hall County in the coming years, young swimmers will be able take aim at one name.
The Gainesville men's golf team overcame a 14-stroke deficit after one round to win it's third-straight Georgia-South Carolina Cup on Saturday at Willow Creek Country Club in Greer, S.C.
The swimming pool has always been a place where Brittany Litke found peace and solace. Before setting school records at Buford High, Litke found the water as a place to get away from the uncertainty that came with her younger sister Olivia's heath conditions as a child.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons have added two potential starters to their secondary by signing safety Dwight Lowery and cornerback Josh Wilson.
While Logan Burt patrolled center field against Fannin County on March 31, he knew he was about to be called on to pitch Dawson County out of a jam.
As Buford's Chip Ness went through drills practicing for his final state tournament in February, he broke out into a grin. Wolves coach Rob Carlyle wanted to know what was so funny.
It might be hard for Rob Carlyle to match what he accomplished this season as Buford's wrestling coach, but he's eager to give it a shot. Led by four-time state champion Chip Ness, the Wolves capped off a historic season with Class AAA state titles both in duals and traditionals in 2014.
First-Team All Area
Garrett Bishop drove in three runs to lead East Hall to an 8-2 win over Region 7-AAA foe Dawson County Friday night at East Hall Park in Gainesville.
All of a sudden, Gainesville's rematch with Loganville on Monday became that much more important, after its first meeting Friday resulted in a 4-1 loss for the Red Elephants at Ivey-Watson Field.
OAKWOOD - After earning a lopsided win over Fannin County on Friday night, a few West Hall baseball players stood in the corner of the home dugout holding a rolled up 2003 playoff banner, a symbolic reminder of the Spartans' last trip to the postseason.
Kelsey Dumanowsky notched a pair of goals and an assist to lead Johnson to a 6-0 win against Eastside on Thursday.
Zack Collins hit two home runs and tallied six RBIs to lead West Hall in a 19-2 win against Fannin County on Wednesday in Blue Ridge.
CLEVELAND - Even with the tremendous zip on the fastball for Buford lefty Jake Higginbotham, it was the knee-buckling curveball that got him out of trouble and preserved a 7-0 win against White County on Wednesday in Cleveland.