The taste of victory has never been sweeter for the Creekview Lady Grizzlies, who defeated the White County Lady Warriors 5-0 on Friday afternoon at Lanier Point softball complex in Gainesville.
The Lady Grizzlies (29-6) were led by the brilliant pitching of sophomore Haley Brannon, who pitched a complete-game, two-hit shutout to help lead her team to victory. Brannon also added eight strikeouts with just one walk in the win.
October 15, 2008|
By Charles Phelps
OAKWOOD - They say the records are thrown out in rivalry games. Maybe Sarah Palin can see the one between the West Hall and Johnson football teams from Alaska. It was that type of night with West Hall taking a 56-55 victory at Billy Ellis Memorial Stadium in the annual Battle of Oakwood.
The Spartans (4-3, 1-2 Region 7B-AAA) watched the Knights erase a 21-point lead in the waning minutes of the fourth quarter, only to stop Johnson (1-6, 0-2) on a go-ahead, 2-point conversion attempt with 20 seconds left. In a game full of offense, West Hall junior linebacker Ishmail ...
October 14, 2008|
By Ryan Smith
FLOWERY BRANCH -- Flowery Branch senior Chris Lipscomb couldn't have imagined how his touchdown on the first drive of the game was going to foreshadow Friday night's contest against North Hall at Falcon Field.
Today's Region 7-AAA softball tournament games have been postponed due to rain. The tournament is expected to resume Thursday, when Lumpkin County meets West Forsyth, and Flowery Branch takes on White County at 4:30 p.m.
October 12, 2008|
From staff reports
At the end of Week 6, Hall County's football players have created the following power ratings. As the season goes on, I take into consideration the following criteria: 1) head to head competitions; 2) win/loss record; 3) ratio of points scored vs. points allowed; 4) opponents win/loss percentage.
October 12, 2008|
BY CHUCK CLAUSEN
For The Times