Breana Fair scored a hat trick, and Alyssa Turner added two goals for the Gainesville girls in a 7-0 win against North Hall on Friday at City Park Stadium. Carolina Nabb and Margaret Carpenter both notched a goal apiece for the Lady Red Elephants.
Gainesville High senior Spencer Ralston is now tied for 37th place after shooting a 1-over par 73 in Friday's second round of the Junior Invitational at Sage Valley Golf Club in Graniteville, S.C. After two rounds, the Red Elephant stands at 7-over par.
Area football coaches are largely pleased after the executive committee of the Georgia High School Association passed a proposal this week which allows high school football teams to play spring games against each other beginning in 2017.
A solo home run in the top of the seventh inning sparked a rally for North Oconee High, leading to a 10-inning, 4-3 win over North Hall High as the two teams are jockeying for the second seed in Region 8-AAAA.