ATLANTA - The only changes in this week's Associated Press high school football poll involves a few teams leaving, a few more entering, and a little shuffling with No. 4 Dublin leading the way in Class AA moving up two positions.
October 18, 2008|
The Associated Press
The high school football season sure is going to be fun to watch down the home stretch to the playoffs. Whoever designed the schedule set the stage for a game in week 11 like Hall County hasn't seen in a long time.
Lumpkin County High grinded out a 20-play, 80-yard touchdown drive in the second half en route to a 17-0 win over Pickens on Friday night in Jasper. Daniel Abercrombie capped the drive with a touchdown run from the 7 for the Indians (3-3, 2-1 Region 7A-AAA).
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
DAHLONEGA - Blessed Trinity proved to be a little too much for a young Lumpkin County team to handle Tuesday night at the Burial Grounds. The previously unbeaten Lady Indians fell 4-0 to the Lady Titans in the GHSA Class AAA girls soccer semifinals.
May 12, 2015|
By Colin Ochs
Patience isn't one of Richie Castruita's strong suits. Luckily for West Hall, the junior timed his goal-scoring runs to perfection on two separate occasions to help lead the Spartans (11-1-2) to their second straight appearance in the state semifinals.
JONESBORO - The Buford girls tennis team was unable to cap off their historic season with a championship. The Lady Wolves ended up losing out to Woodward Academy 3-0 on a hot Saturday afternoon in the GHSA class AAAA state championship at the Clayton International Park Tennis Center.
May 09, 2015|
By Colin Ochs
For The Times
DAHLONEGA - It was a matter of time. That was the story of the night as Lumpkin County defeated Lakeview Ft.-Oglethorpe 5-0 Friday in the Class AAA girls soccer state quarterfinals at the Burial Grounds.
May 08, 2015|
By Colin Ochs
The North Georgia Christian girls soccer program earned its first ever state championship, topping Westminster Christian 1-0 for the Georgia Independent Christian Association Division III title on Friday at the Allen Creek Soccer Complex in Gainesville.