Gainesville's boys basketball team needed some time to level off from the emotional high of Senior Night. Luckily, solid defense and a hot hand by Sam Carpenter helped overcome a brutal start that saw the Red Elephants held scoreless for the first seven minutes of the game.
White County coach Sam Borg emphasized the need to have composure to his team at halftime of Tuesday's game at East Hall.
Kayla Watson's 18 points powered the Chestatee girls to a 65-31 win over Lanier on Tuesday in Gainesville.
Sydney Cleveland tallied 19 points to pace the North Hall girls in a 59-42 win against Fannin County on Monday in Blue Ridge.
DAHLONEGA - Greg Hilliard is quick to admit his 14-0 major decision victory that earned him an area title Saturday was tougher than the final score indicates.
Jack Howard and Evan Bafile each hit a 3-pointer in overtime to help Lumpkin County rally to a 69-65 victory over Lakeview Academy on Saturday in Dahlonega.
The back-and-forth struggle for supremacy between wrestling rivals Chestatee and Lumpkin County carried into Area 8-AAAA traditionals. Once again, the two teams were separated by a narrow margin.
It wasn't a high-scoring affair, but the Gainesville girls' basketball team found points when it came time to win.
The North Hall girls didn't let an early first-quarter distraction get in the way on Friday night at West Hall.
Camille Anderson's 24 points paced the Buford girls (19-2, 11-0 Region 7-AAA) in a 59-23 win over Dawson County on Friday in Dawsonville.
Imagine for a second being a high school wrestler with one of the most important weekends of the season on the horizon, only to have your practice routine interrupted by a major weather event.
North Hall's Rosemary Schofield gave herself an early birthday present last week in the Hall County swim championships.
ATHENS - Georgia has hired former Tennessee Titans and Auburn assistant Tracy Rocker as defensive line coach.
Area sporting events scheduled for Hall County Schools on Tuesday were canceled due to inclement weather.
West Hall High volleyball coach Joe Nelson will retire at the end of the current school year after coaching in the state since 1995.
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.