Kelsi Jones led West Hall with 17 kills and 14 aces in the Lady Spartans' first sweep of the season, defeating Madison County (25-9, 25-15) and Cedar Shoals (25-16, 25-14) on Thursday in Oakwood.
Sarah Beth English placed third with a time of 21 minutes to lead the Chestatee girls to a first-place team finish at the West Hall Invitational on Tuesday in Oakwood.
Olivia Husted has seen no significant drop-off between her sophomore and junior softball seasons.
Emily Crocker's no-hitter led Buford to an 11-0 win against North Hall on Tuesday in Buford.
Once the action started on Tuesday, Gainesville's sophomore middle hitter Morgan Frazier wasn't even focused on the fact that her former teammates from Flowery Branch were the ones on the other side of the net in a big Area 8-AAAAA volleyball match.
Gainesville scored five runs over the sixth and seventh inning to come back and defeat Chestatee 6-3 on Monday in Gainesville.
Flowery Branch's top-ranked boys cross country team took first place at the Marist Benson Double Dip on Saturday in Atlanta, while the girls team placed 16th.
Kara Hix led East Hall with 27 digs, nine service points, five aces and four kills in a win against East Jackson (25-14, 25-13) and a loss to North Oconee (25-14, 25-17) on Thursday.
Bethany Whitenton recorded 24 service points, seven kills and two aces to lead Gainesville in wins against Chestatee (25-21, 20-25, 27-25) and Heritage (19-25, 25-15, 26-24) on Thursday in Gainesville.
Lakeview Academy junior Katie White was blessed with natural athletic ability, and, in seventh grade, she decided to try her hand at volleyball.
Gainesville High Athletic Director Wayne Vickery was named the 2012-13 Region 8-AAAAA Athletic Director of the Year by the Georgia High School Assosciation.
Kayla Street had a 2-for-4 night and struck out seven over four innings as she earned the win pitching for Gainesville in a 7-5 win against Johnson on Wednesday in Oakwood.
Juliana Paschall had an 18-point service run with 12 aces for North Hall in wins against East Hall (25-15, 25-20) and Cross Keys (25-12, 25-2) on Tuesday in Atlanta.
Friday: Buford at Gainesville The Red Elephants finally got over the hump against Buford in 2012, winning 19-15 after losing their season opener against the Wolves two years in a row. Both teams stood tall at the end of the season, as the Red Elephants hoisted the Class AAAAA state championship and the Wolves claimed the Class AAA title. Gainesville and Buford each boast a No. 1 ranking this year and put on impressive displays in ...
Katie White led Lakeview Academy with 41 digs, 16 kills and two aces in a win against Johnson (18-25, 25-14, 25-19) and a loss to North Hall (25-13, 25-19) on Thursday in Gainesville.
The Lanierland basketball tournament tips off Saturday at Flowery Branch High with the same luster and excitement that has sustained the annual tradition into the 54th edition of this Hall County exclusive high school tournament.
Chestatee's Bridgette Kelly knew basketball season would be different for her this year as the only returning starter on the squad, but she didn't expect to find her groove shooting as early as she has.
BUFORD - In the end, Buford's height and athleticism was too much for East Hall.
J.B. Britte scored with just half of a second left in regulation for Lakeview Academy to earn the 54-53 win against Commerce on Tuesday in Gainesville.
Avery Cagle poured in 31 points for Riverside Military in a 65-27 victory over Atlanta International on Saturday in Atlanta. C.J. Howarded added 12 points and 13 rebounds for the Eagles (3-1). Riverside hosts Towns County on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
James Hodges recorded his third-straight double-double for Johnson with 32 points and 10 rebounds in a 65-51 win against Lanier on Friday in Oakwood.
Although the 2013 sports season hasn't yet drawn to a close, the Georgia High School Association's recent reclassification and region alignment procedures already have schools making plans for Fall 2014 and beyond.
Two local regions are scheduled to undergo dramatic shakeups, while several others will experience more subtle changes in the latest Georgia High School Association realignment.
The Jefferson boys basketball team is preparing for its move to Class AAA next year with a simple strategy: Play Class AAA teams now.
Paisley Lee tallied 12 points for the Gainesville girls in a 57-19 win against Apalachee on Tuesday in Winder.
Sydney Cleveland tallied 28 points for North Hall in a 73-41 win against Lakeview Academy on Monday in Gainesville.
David Sokol led South Forsyth's boys basketball team to its fair share of signature wins during a successful seven-year stint as the War Eagles' coach.
Jordan Stubblefield scored 19 points, including three 3-pointers, to lead the Chestatee boys basketball team to a 73-64 win over Franklin County and its first victory of the year at a tournament Saturday in Jefferson.
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