SUGAR HILL – Game after game, opponents remain stumped when it comes to slowing down the Johnson boys' high-octane offense.
The Gainesville boys weathered a tough second half against Cedar Shoals but were able to come out on top 53-51 in the Region 8-AAAAA tournament on Monday in Loganville.
Until June rolls around, the MLB Draft is the last thing on the mind of Michael Gettys.
Led by Daniel McCrary's 24 points, the Lumpkin County boys' basketball team secured a state playoff spot by knocking off third-seeded Lanier 70-65 in the Region 8-AAAA tournament quarterfinals on Saturday in Sugar Hill.
After missing out on the state playoffs a season ago, the North Hall girls basketball team is heading back to a place it expects to be come late February.
Jenny Edwards said that sometimes when things don't go well for the East Hall girls basketball team, the Lady Vikings have a tendency to give up.
The traditional wrestling state championships will be held at six different locations and will be condensed to a single day in Classes A-AAA, the Georgia High School Association announced Friday.
The waiting game for region basketball tournaments to begin has finally ended, as the snow and ice that caused the delay has turned to slush.
The Georgia High School Association basketball state tournament will begin Friday, Feb. 21 for girls and Saturday, Feb. 22 boys in Classes AA-AAAAAA, the GHSA announced Friday.
With snow and ice melting away across Northeast Georgia, area basketball teams are finally free to decide their region championships after days of disruption by a winter storm.
Due to inclement weather, the GHSA traditional wrestling state championships scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Gwinnett Arena have been postponed until Feb. 21-22, the association announced Wednesday.
The Region 8-A basketball tournament games scheduled for Thursday at Commerce High have been postponed.
With a winter storm bearing down on Northeast Georgia, officials postponed region basketball tournament games scheduled for Tuesday and today in Hall County and nearby counties.
Tay Taylor put up 26 points for the Jefferson boys in a 65-41 win over Social Circle in the first round of the Region 8-AA tournament on Monday at Rabun County High in Tiger.
BUFORD - Chip Ness tried to do a bit too much in the opening round of his Class AAA traditional wrestling championship match against Towers High's Derival Stevenson. Luckily, it didn't cost him.
The upset loss that Johnson's boys suffered against Shaw in the first round of the 2013 state playoffs weighed on coach Jeff Steele for the past year.
Jefferson's wrestling team claimed its 14th straight traditional team wrestling championship on Saturday night, while Commerce claimed its first-ever traditional championship.
The East Hall boys survived its first-round matchup in the Class AAA state playoffs with a 60-58 win against Ringgold on Saturday. With the win, the Vikings move on to face Morgan County in the second round on Tuesday in Madison.