Hall County basketball programs have put up some of the more impressive showings in the Region 7-AAA tournament. With the exception of the Creekview girls, the remaining seven programs still playing for region titles are all Hall County schools.
The Lady Red Elephants took an 11-4 lead early in the game hitting 4 of 6 from the field including three 3-pointers and didn't look back en route to a win Saturday in the Region 7-AAA quarterfinals at Chestatee High.
The North Georgia Christian boys basketball team overcame a nine-point deficit Friday night in the semifinals of the Independent Christian Schools of Georgia and Alabama boys basketball tournament to defeat Ballard Christian 52-46 in overtime.
February 20, 2010|
From staff reports
For a split second, West Hall guard Jarquise Young thought he was going to have to make a half-court shot in order to beat Gainesville on Friday in the second round of the Region 7-AAA boys basketball tournament.
Shortly after his team defeated West Forsyth on Friday in the Region 7-AAA boys basketball tournament, Johnson coach Jeff Steele leaned against a wall and exhaled; his program's four-year state playoff drought was finally over.
ATHENS - The Lakeview Academy boys basketball team didn't want to leave anything to chance in the opening round of the Region 8-A tournament, especially with a state playoff berth hanging in the balance.