Jefferson tennis coach Michael Paul will not soon forget the back-and-forth battle that his lone senior Tristan McGarity pulled out for a victory Wednesday on Senior Night against Rabun County.
FLOWERY BRANCH - One walk-off win at a time, the Flowery Branch baseball team is making a statement to the rest of Region 8-AAAAA.
Colton Duttweiler pitched six innings for North Hall, striking out two and was 1 for 4 with a pair of RBIs in an 8-2 win against East Hall on Wednesday in Gainesville.
OAKWOOD - Region game or not, the Johnson boys continue to play their best soccer against neighboring rival West Hall.
Ramsey Hill went 2 for 5 with four RBIs on a double and a single for Lakeview in a 13-7 win against Athens Academy on Tuesday in Watkinsville.
West Hall athletic director Scott Justus doesn't anticipate much of a transition period for the girls basketball program next season.
Eight players recorded multiple hits for Gainesville in a 16-3 win against Cedar Shoals on Monday in Athens.
When White County sophomore Joel Pritchett was moved up from the junior varsity baseball team to varsity this season, he was expected to be a strong center fielder for the Warriors. He was not, however, expected to enter a game against Region 7-AAA's then No. 1 team, Buford, as a pitcher.
Dakota Chalmers pitched three innings in relief for Lakeview Academy and picked up the victory in a 7-4 win in 10 innings against Commerce on Saturday.
The Gettys brothers had already both pulled off no-hitters this season for Gainesville prior to Friday's game against Clarke Central.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Drew Miles made sure a couple of bad hops didn't come between Flowery Branch and its postseason ambitions.
Adam Kelly struck out six over five innings and recorded two RBIs in a 2-for-2 performance for North Hall in a 13-2 win against Banks County on Friday in Homer.
The Gainesville boys golf team has yet to be beaten this season, but the Red Elephants have also yet to achieve one of their main goals.
OAKWOOD - West Hall baseball coach Dustin Rennspies was nearly at a loss for words about his team's performance Wednesday night.
Jonathan Gettys threw a no-hitter and recorded 14 strikeouts for Gainesville in an 8-1 win over Clarke Central on Wednesday in Athens.
The Jefferson baseball team split a doubleheader with Wesleyan in the second round of the Class AA state tournament on Wednesday in Jefferson.
Not even the scouting report could accurately demonstrate how fast a team the Chestatee boys soccer team would encounter in Northwest Whitfield on Wednesday at War Eagle Stadium.
It was a defensive battle, and although West Hall's boys soccer team had a number of chances to score, the Spartans couldn't capitalize in a 2-0 loss to Oconee County in the second round of the Class AAA state tournament on Wednesday in Oakwood.