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.
Preparing for a region basketball tournament is hard enough for those involved without dealing with a winter storm that is expected to dump snow and ice throughout Northeast Georgia this week.
The threat of a winter storm has prompted organizers of the GHSA traditional wrestling state championships to shorten the event to two days, the association announced Monday.
Due to the expected winter storm, the Georgia High School Association has postponed the start of the state basketball state tournament to Wednesday, Feb. 19 for girls and Thursday, Feb. 20 for boys.
ATLANTA – With every passing state swimming meet, the Powers family dynasty gains a little more prestige.
North Hall took seven wrestlers to the Class AAA east sectional tournament this weekend at Morgan County High in Madison.
With the No. 2 seed in the Region 7-AAA Tournament still up for grabs, the East Hall boys' basketball team can't risk losing another region game.
Karlie Bearden and Sheyenne Seabolt each scored 13 points to power the Dawson County girls to a 42-35 win over West Hall on Friday in Dawsonville.
In a potential precursor to the Region 7-AAA championship game, the Buford girls' basketball team showed the rest of the region what to expect in next week's region tournament.
ATHENS- Georgia senior offensive tackle Mark Beard has changed his mind and will not transfer to another school for his final year of eligibility.
Bridgette Kelly scored 16 points and the Chestatee Lady War Eagles beat Stephens County 41-34 on Thursday night, setting a school record with 21 wins in a regular season.
Paul Powers is well aware that he still has a lot of competitive swimming ahead of him in his life. He has a four-year career at the University of Michigan, national championships, world championships and, potentially, the Olympics to look forward to in the coming years.
Will Cape, Luther Jones, Xavier Harper and Rashaan Doleman won't play a college football game in 2014.
Paisley Lee paced the Gainesville girls with 18 points in a 44-43 win against Cedar Shoals in a weather make-up game on Wednesday in Gainesville.
COLLEGE PARK - North Hall's girls basketball team played with all the heart and effort its coach Kristi House could have hoped for in Monday's second-round playoff game at Woodward Academy.
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.