Area sporting events scheduled for Hall County Schools on Tuesday were canceled due to inclement weather.
West Hall High volleyball coach Joe Nelson will retire at the end of the current school year after coaching in the state since 1995.
Caleb Hamilton has shown how far dedication and a lot of hard work can carry a high school wrestler. As a senior, the North Hall grappler has become an anchor for his team with 44 wins and 30 pins, heading into tonight's matches against Habersham Central and Winder-Barrow for Senior Night in Gainesville.
Jonathan Gilreath scored 24 for the Lumpkin County boys in a 70-66 win against Lakeview Academy on Saturday in Gainesville.
Moments after Gainesville's boys earned a 72-66 win over rival East Hall, Vikings coach Joe Dix had to be restrained by members of both coaching staffs and law enforcement officers after he entered the bleachers to confront a Gainesville fan.
Bridgette Kelly poured in 35 points for the Chestatee girls to lead the team to a 61-60 double-overtime victory against Gilmer on Saturday in Ellijay.
North Hall's wrestling team didn't get discouraged when a Hall County championship victory meant going through Chestatee and Flowery Branch.
Even after a couple of close calls, Chestatee's wrestling team made sure it was in good standing after Day 1 of the Hall County championships.
Lakeview Academy boys coach Todd Cottrell didn't see Friday's 98-54 loss to No. 5 Athens Christian as any immediate need to panic, even though it did go down as a defeat in the region column.
Flowery Branch coach Valarie Lancaster knows the competition is getting tougher each year at the Hall County swim championships. But that doesn't seem to bother her teams.
Four players led the Buford girls in double-digits in a 65-37 win over Fannin County on Friday in Blue Ridge.
As swimming continues to grow in popularity throughout Hall County, the competition continues to get tougher and tougher each season.
The Hall County wrestling championships always boast competitive battles.
Lucas Pain scored a game-high 24 points and Jackson Putnam added 19, leading Dawson County's boys to a 70-59 victory over White County on Wednesday in Dawsonville. Levi Whitmire (13 points) and Cameron Millholland (12) were also in double figures for the Tigers.
The East Hall Lady Vikings had an admittedly rough start to the season, but first-year coach Justin Wheeler made some adjustments over winter break and the team has come back ready to compete.
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.