Due to inclement weather, the GHSA traditional wrestling state championships scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Gwinnett Arena have been postponed until Feb. 21-22, the association announced Wednesday.
The Region 8-A basketball tournament games scheduled for Thursday at Commerce High have been postponed.
With a winter storm bearing down on Northeast Georgia, officials postponed region basketball tournament games scheduled for Tuesday and today in Hall County and nearby counties.
Tay Taylor put up 26 points for the Jefferson boys in a 65-41 win over Social Circle in the first round of the Region 8-AA tournament on Monday at Rabun County High in Tiger.
Preparing for a region basketball tournament is hard enough for those involved without dealing with a winter storm that is expected to dump snow and ice throughout Northeast Georgia this week.
The threat of a winter storm has prompted organizers of the GHSA traditional wrestling state championships to shorten the event to two days, the association announced Monday.
Due to the expected winter storm, the Georgia High School Association has postponed the start of the state basketball state tournament to Wednesday, Feb. 19 for girls and Thursday, Feb. 20 for boys.
ATLANTA – With every passing state swimming meet, the Powers family dynasty gains a little more prestige.
North Hall took seven wrestlers to the Class AAA east sectional tournament this weekend at Morgan County High in Madison.
With the No. 2 seed in the Region 7-AAA Tournament still up for grabs, the East Hall boys' basketball team can't risk losing another region game.
Karlie Bearden and Sheyenne Seabolt each scored 13 points to power the Dawson County girls to a 42-35 win over West Hall on Friday in Dawsonville.
In a potential precursor to the Region 7-AAA championship game, the Buford girls' basketball team showed the rest of the region what to expect in next week's region tournament.
ATHENS- Georgia senior offensive tackle Mark Beard has changed his mind and will not transfer to another school for his final year of eligibility.
Bridgette Kelly scored 16 points and the Chestatee Lady War Eagles beat Stephens County 41-34 on Thursday night, setting a school record with 21 wins in a regular season.
Paul Powers is well aware that he still has a lot of competitive swimming ahead of him in his life. He has a four-year career at the University of Michigan, national championships, world championships and, potentially, the Olympics to look forward to in the coming years.
Gainesville's boys soccer team tested McIntosh as well as any squad has since the end of the 2012 season.
Michael Gettys looked like he was in mid-season form on Friday night in the Gainesville baseball team's season opener.
Stephen Murray notched four RBIs in a 2-for-3 performance for North Hall in a 13-3 win against Chestatee on Friday in Gainesville.
BUFORD - The Buford boys' basketball team didn't panic. Instead, the Wolves stayed focused on the game plan and methodically worked their way out of a double-digit deficit and into the state semifinals.
JEFFERSON – Even in the boisterous confines of its own gym, the Jefferson boys' basketball team knew it couldn't let a team like top-ranked Greater Atlanta Christian get ahead.
The Gainesville girls snagged three singles tennis wins to overcome North Hall 3-2 on Thursday in Gainesville.
J.T. Eggert pitched five shutout innings with eight strikeouts and three hits and hit a three-run homer to lead Dawson County to a 12-0 victory against East Jackson on Wednesday in Commerce.
BUFORD - Defense wins championships. A good offense doesn't hurt either.
The first words used by Johnson coach Jeff Steele to describe his team's effort in a difficult second-round playoff loss to Sandy Creek were character and heart.
ATHENS - Charles Mann scored 19 points, Marcus Thornton added 15 and Georgia won its second straight game with a 71-56 victory over Missouri on Tuesday night.
Sadie Foote scored a goal and notched an assist to lead the Chestatee girls to a 4-0 win against Cedar Shoals in their first home game of the season on Tuesday.
BUFORD - Allen Whitehart's message to his Buford boys basketball team before Tuesday night's second-round matchup against Blessed Trinity was simple.
Hanna Grogan scored a game-high 24 points but it wasn't enough as the Lakeview Academy Lady Lions fell to Mount Paran 52-49 in the first round of the Class A state basketball playoffs on Monday night in Kennesaw.
ATLANTA - With a late-season surge fueled by a young roster, East Hall's girls showed they have a bright future ahead of them.
BUFORD - With its season on the line, Buford had to turn some negatives into positives just to stay alive.