The Flowery Branch High softball team earned their first region win of the season, defeating Gilmer 4-3 on Thursday in Flowery Branch.
Flowery Branch boys cross country coach Jimmy Sorrells doesn't want to let a high preseason ranking get in the way of his team's ambition. The second-ranked Falcons, according to the gatfxc.com poll, feel like they have a team in place that can improve on last season's third place finish at the Class AAA state meet.
ATLANTA – Defending Class AAAAA state champion Lowndes has been selected as the preseason No. 1 high school team in Georgia by Georgia Football magazine and www.georgiafb.com.
The Top Ten teams in the Associated Press Georgia high school football pre-season poll of the 2008 season with first-place votes in parentheses, and total points:
No matter the score or number of innings played, a perfect game is just that.
2008 promises to be a season of change for Northeast Georgia High School football; even more than most. In a 24-page section published with Sunday's edition of The Times, we'll give you a look at what's to come, including: Previews for all 19 area teams, our Elite 11, feature stories and breakdowns of all that's new this year.
The Chestatee High volleyball team split its season-opening meet sweeping West Hall (25-23, 25-15) and losing to Monroe Area (25-13, 27-25) on Tuesday in Oakwood.
The Habersham Central volleyball team won all four matches Saturday at the Hart County play date.
After a pair of losses Friday sent them to the Bronze Division in the South Gwinnett Classic softball tournament, Jefferson stormed back with three wins Saturday to win the bracket.
Jackson County didn't let their lack of experience keep them from kicking off their season in winning form. The Lady Panthers, who have no seniors and nine freshmen on the roster, needed only four innings to defeat Clarke Central 14-2 in their 2008 season opener Monday in Jefferson. Jackson County scored in every inning, including six in the fourth inning, and every player in the ...
Doubleheaders might become the norm in high school athletics.
Habersham Central couldn't have asked for a better way to start the 2008 softball season.
White County didn't make mistakes, Commerce made too many.
HOMER - Johnson relied on its rushing attack in a 21-20 scrimmage game win against Banks County Friday in Homer. The Knights' sophomore running back Mantevius Rucker scored two touchdowns on the night, each long carries for more than 30 yards.
Gainesville's second-round playoff series, beginning with a doubleheader against the winner of the Creekview/Lakeside-Dekalb series has been moved to Thursday starting at 4 p.m. at Ivey-Watson field in Gainesville.
At first glimpse, a boys state playoff matchup between Class AAAA soccer powers Johnson and Dalton would be expected in the championship game, or at least the semifinals.
Johnson's girls golf team placed sixth and Lumpkin County's girls took 11th at the Class AAAA sectionals on Monday at Applewood Golf Course in Waynesboro.