After beginning the 2014 season 0-5-1, the Johnson girls soccer team wasn't sure it could even make the Class AAAA state tournament. A midseason turnaround led to a 10-game winning streak and a matchup against Chamblee in the first round of the state playoffs on Wednesday, but the Lady Knights couldn't continue their winning ways, falling 4-1 in Oakwood.
For 60 minutes, a young Gainesville girls soccer team opened the postseason with poise.
North Hall is celebrating the 13-year career of coach Bob Christmas with a final tailgate celebration at 6 p.m. on May 9 at the Brickyard.
Even without its head coach, the Gainesville boys soccer team produced enough scoring chances to win its postseason opener by a wider margin.
Katherine Wright found herself in a familiar situation Monday.
Riverside Military saw its perfect season hit a roadblock last year in the second round of the state tennis playoffs.
Bill Forman believes there's more than one right way and more than one wrong way to do everything.
Gainesville High's Spencer Ralston fired a 4-under par 68 Saturday and is tied for second place, one shot behind leader John Augenstein of Owensboro,Ky, after the first round of the American Junior Golf Association Wells Fargo Junior Classic being held at The Country Club of the South in Johns Creek.
Even at 72 years old, T. McFerrin is staying plenty busy during his retirement. From working around the house to motivational speaking, setting up reunions and catching up on family time, the former Jefferson football coach doesn't have too many boring days.
Andrew Fogarty drove in the game-winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift Jackson County to a 6-5 win over Oglethorpe County on Friday.
West Hall's 6-1 win against White County came as a great transition into the postseason, even though it had no bearing on seeding for either playoff-bound program out of Region 7-AAA.
North Hall's girls tennis team picked up a pair of straight-set doubles victories to propel them to a 5-0 win against Adairsville on Thursday in Gainesville.
Meg Callahan's experience in playoff scenarios finally paid off.
Logan Burt struck out a school record 19 batters for Dawson County in a 4-0 win against East Hall on Wednesday in Dawsonville.
Though only a 16-year-old junior, Matt Booth is effectively the grizzled veteran of a young North Hall boys tennis team.
Kayla Street pitched a complete game with only a single earned run allowed for Gainesville in a 9-5 win against West Hall on Thursday in Gainesville. Abby Smallwood, Street, Courtney Presnell, Madison Oliver, Whitney Ledford and Tyra Newton each added a hit and run scored for the Lady Red Elephants, who move to 5-1 on the season.
Gainesville's Kayla Street struck out seven batters, while putting up two hits with two runs and two batted in for a 4-2 win against Central Gwinnett on Wednesday in Lawrenceville.
During the spring of 1985, fans of the Gainesville High baseball team routinely backed up their trucks onto the side of Elephant Trail, sat on the tailgates and settled in to watch Deuce Roark and his teammates play one final season on the campus field.