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Football scoreboard: Banks County clinches playoff berth

Banks County clinched its first playoff berth since 1997 with a 34-13 win over Union County on Friday night.

November 12, 2008 | By Staff Reports sports@gainesvilletimes.com | High schools


Football Notebook: Defense highlights region title game

The Region 7-AAA title game between Flowery Branch and Gainesville was billed as two high-powered offenses going head-to-head. It turns out the defenses were pretty stout too.

November 12, 2008 | Bill Murphy | High schools


Zopf: All team, all the time for Gainesville

There's an old cliche in sports that says "there is no 'I' in team." And on Friday night at City Park, the Gainesville Red Elephants proved that cliche to be true.

November 12, 2008 | Jonathan Zopf | High schools


Cross country: Local teams in the running for state tite

Coaches plan for the postseason and Flowery Branch's cross country coach Jimmy Sorrells knows that his planning could lead to the program's first state title.

During the regular season, the top-ranked Falcons boys competed in two meets at the state course in Carrolton, the site of today's cross country state meet. The last time they ran there, during the Last Chance Invitational on Oct. 25, the Falcons came away with a first-place finish. If they do that today, they'll be state champions.

November 12, 2008 | Jonathan Zopf | High schools


Flowery Branch boys earn state cross country title

Flowery Branch High's wait for a state title is over.

November 12, 2008 | BY BILL MURPHY The Times | High schools


High school football: Area teams bound for the playoffs

Eight area high school football teams have earned the right to suit up at least one more Friday night, earning a berth in the GHSA state playoffs, which begin Friday night at sites throughout the state.

November 12, 2008 | From staff reports | High schools


Gainesville clinches region title with 27-13 win

GAINESVILLE - It all came down to this: A fourth quarter Gainesville comeback fueled by resiliency and capitalizing on opportunities.

November 12, 2008 | Katie B. Davis | High schools


Riverside clinches playoff spot with victory

DAWSONVILLE - Riverside Military Academy coach Chris Lancaster could appreciate the significance of its 33-0 win over Dawson County just as much, maybe even more, than his players. Lancaster, also a graduate of RMA, understands the rocky road the program has faced in its football history.

November 12, 2008 | Bill Murphy | High schools


Wild shootout ends Chestatee's season

Chestatee junior Ben Souther ran for 177 yards to eclipse the 1,500-yard mark for the season, broke the school single-season rushing record, and scored three touchdowns, but it still wasn't enough as the War Eagles (4-6, 3-3 Region 7A-AAA) were routed 69-35 by Creekview (6-4, 5-1).

November 12, 2008 | By Shotgun Spratling sports@gainesvilletimes.com | High schools


Buford caps another unbeaten season with 34-6 win

BUFORD - In a way, the preseason is over for the Buford High football team. The Wolves are unbeaten at the end of the regular season for the fourth straight year and own their seventh straight region championship.

November 11, 2008 | By Ryan Smith sports@gainesvilletimes.com | High schools


Warriors' 40-0 win not enough for playoff berth

CLEVELAND -- An emotional night that began with playoff implications and ended with 14 seniors playing their final high school football game wasn't enough to keep White County High from finishing strong, capping its season with a 40-0 win over Gilmer on Friday night.

November 11, 2008 | Mitch Blomert | High schools


Game of the Week: Elephants, Falcons prepped to clash for region title

It all comes down to this.

November 10, 2008 | Jonathan Zopf | High schools


Area high school football previews

Creekview at Chestatee

November 10, 2008 | Compiled by: Brent Holloway, Katie B. Davis, Bill Murphy, Mitch Blombert and Jonathan Zopf The Times | High schools


Riverside focused on getting to playoffs

Riverside Military Academy senior Adrian Quinones has a peace of mind about his team's playoff chances, even though the Eagles (6-3, 5-3 Region 8-AA) are still on the postseason bubble. Quinones is under the impression that the Eagles are in the playoffs if they win against Dawson County (3-6, 2-6) tonight.

November 10, 2008 | Bill Murphy | High schools


Contributions of unheralded stars don’t go unnoticed

Michael Jordan would not have had dual three-peats without John Paxson and Steve Kerr. Ryan Howard's Phillies' World Series title might not have come to fruition without Joe Blanton's home run. And Michael Phelps would have seven golds and one silver if not for Jason Lezak.

November 09, 2008 | Katie B. Davis | High schools


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Gettys, Gainesville shut down region rival Flowery Branch, 10-0

In the hunt for a region title, Jonathan Gettys wasn't taking a sick day.

April 20, 2015 | David Thackham | High schools


Riverside track and field team aiming high with region, state coming up

The Riverside Military Academy track and field team has already won its first Hall County championship this season. Eagles coach Jim Myers and senior standout Chris Howard hope that's just a start.

April 20, 2015 | Clark Leonard | High schools


Gainesville boys clinch soccer region title, Howard's 250th win

For everything Rick Howard earned Saturday - a region championship trophy, a milestone victory and a plaque to commemorate it - his players' gestures of respect might be what sticks with the Gainesville boys soccer coach the longest.

April 18, 2015 | Jared Putnam | High schools


West Hall boys soccer team secures 2nd Region 7-AAA title in 3 years

Soaked to the bone, a broad smile on his face, Simon Cobian (VIDEO) wasn't about to pass up his opportunity for a little fun on a dreary Friday night.

April 17, 2015 | David Thackham | High schools


High school scoreboard: April 17

Sadie Foote racked up five goals to lead Chestatee to a 7-0 win over Monroe Area on Friday in Gainesville.

April 17, 2015 | Times staff reports | High schools


High school scoreboard: April 16

Madeline McCarthy scored a pair of goals for Flowery Branch's girls soccer team in a 2-1 home win against Loganville on Thursday.

April 16, 2015 | Times staff reports | High schools


Flowery Branch girls, Gainesville boys win Region 8-AAAAA tennis titles

With the eyes of a captive crowd upon them, Flowery Branch's Breanna Benton and Brooke Kane never flinched.

April 16, 2015 | David Thackham | High schools


High School Scoreboard: April 15

The North Hall boys tennis team beat North Oconee 3-1 to claim the Region 8-AAAA championship on Wednesday night.

April 15, 2015 | Times sports reports | High schools


East Hall secures first playoff berth since 2003 in 8-inning win at Dawson County

DAWSONVILLE - East Hall was down to its final three outs. The Vikings' grip on clinching their first playoff spot since 2003 was slipping.

April 15, 2015 | Clark Leonard | High schools


High school scoreboard: April 14

April 14, 2015 | Times staff reports | High schools


Johnson's Cockfield makes college choice

The Stetson University men's basketball program rolled out the welcome mat for Ty Cockfield. The Johnson High senior returned the favor, announcing Tuesday he will join the Hatters' basketball program in the fall.

April 14, 2015 | Clark Leonard | High schools


GHSA moves basketball quarterfinals to neutral sites

The Georgia High School Association is moving its basketball quarterfinals back to neutral sites following a vote at Monday's state executive committee meeting.

April 14, 2015 | Clark Leonard | High schools


Flowery Branch grad Courtney Newton named Lady Falcons girls basketball coach

Courtney Newton is coming home.

April 14, 2015 | Times staff reports | High schools


High School Scoreboard: April 11

Eli Stuart's squeeze bunt scored Hunter Strange as the East Hall High baseball team defeated rival West Hall 4-3 in eight innings on Saturday night in Oakwood.

April 11, 2015 | Times sports reports | High schools


Gainesville, Flowery Branch, North Hall tennis teams among those vying for region titles

Gainesville's newest face on the block may give the Red Elephants their best shot at a region title in three years.

April 11, 2015 | David Thackham | High schools


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