Jake Higginbotham didn't start pitching until he was 15, the summer before his freshman year of high school. By the end of his junior year at Buford High, opposing batters probably wished the lefthander had never set foot on a mound.
Michael Gettys changed the face of the Gainesville High baseball program.
No matter the situation, West Hall baseball coach Dustin Rennspies could always count on his bunch to compete vigorously this season.
ALL-AREA FIRST TEAM
Thursday night action for the Gainesville High football program is like a mini-season early in the summer.
Buford's Jake Higginbotham, White County's Spencer Adams and Dawson County's Logan Burt finished in a three-way tie for the Region 7-AAA All-Region Pitcher of the Year, announced Monday.
Dawson County's Madison Caldwell did just as much worrying as she did playing golf on the day of the state championship meet.
Spencer Ralston didn't always finish atop the leaderboard.
Sam Clay went undrafted when he came out of Buford High in 2012.
CLEVELAND– Spencer Adams' second-round selection in the 2014 MLB Draft demonstrates baseball's ability to discover talent just about anywhere.
Michael Gettys has to decide whether his future in baseball will take him to the West Coast, or to the University of Georgia.
Entering his senior year at Flowery Branch, Brad Keller thought his baseball future was set in stone.
Michael Gettys won't be sitting in the green room Thursday night.
After a single year at Lumpkin County, Brad Waggoner is on the move again.
Kayla Street pitched a complete game with only a single earned run allowed for Gainesville in a 9-5 win against West Hall on Thursday in Gainesville. Abby Smallwood, Street, Courtney Presnell, Madison Oliver, Whitney Ledford and Tyra Newton each added a hit and run scored for the Lady Red Elephants, who move to 5-1 on the season.