The Gainesville boys were dealt an unfortunate night to face Apalachee.
A double-digit comeback wasn't enough for the East Hall Vikings to get past region power Buford on Friday night.
Bridgette Kelly put up 23 points for the Chestatee girls in a 50-39 victory against Eastside on Friday in Gainesville, keeping them undefeated in Region 8-AAAA.
High school wrestling season is a complex two-part puzzle, where coaches have to prioritize team structure and athlete training to fit that given portion of the year.
Camille Anderson believes Buford's opponents expected to face a vulnerable, beatable Lady Wolves squad on the basketball court this season.
Ty Cockfield put up 21 points, six rebounds and five assists to lead the Johnson boys to a 75-45 win over Lumpkin County on Tuesday in Oakwood.
The Dawson County Tigers did their best in creating some separation from the logjam of teams behind them in Region 7-AAA on Tuesday night, earning a 69-66 overtime win over West Hall in Oakwood.
With each quality win, the Lakeview Academy girls basketball team continues to make a strong push for the postseason.
Even in a basketball program with a tradition as rich as East Hall's, Kyvon Davenport is leaving quite the impact in his first year as a full-time starter.
Maggie Roper did everything imaginable to help put Buford High volleyball on the map these past four seasons. Still a relatively new program when she stepped on the court in 2010, she developed herself into an All-State player in 2013, and also set most of the Lady Wolves' career and single-season records.
This year was a lot of fun for Julie Rushing and the Chestatee volleyball team.
Player of the Year
Avery Cagle scored 21 points to lead Riverside Military in its 58-55 win over Lovett on Saturday.
MACON - One week after suffering a loss to Banks County in the Area 4-AAA Duals final, Buford wrestlers earned a chance at redemption against the state-favorite Leopards on a much higher stage.
The Johnson boys basketball team didn't let a bad start derail its region opener.
East Hall's girls opened the Class AAA basketball state playoffs on Friday with the poise and passion of a team destined for a long run, even though just a week ago it was a long shot that the Lady Vikings would even reach the postseason.
Sydney Cleveland's 17 points and 11 rebounds led the North Hall girls to a 62-53 first-round win over Sonoraville in the Class AAA state tournament on Friday in Sonoraville.
A season of historic measures ended in misfortune for the Chestatee girls' basketball team.
Jeff Steele doesn't see many weaknesses in his Johnson boys' basketball team this season. That might be why the Knights have plenty of confidence heading into Saturday night's Class AAAA first-round matchup against Stone Mountain.
The Lakeview Academy and Towns County girls basketball teams have both been selected to play in the Class A state tournaments, according to an announcement made Friday by the GHSA.