Gainesville resident Spencer Ralston won the 12-and-under division last week in the Atlanta Junior Golf Association's Grand Championship at the Callaway Gardens Mountain View Golf Course in Pine Mountain.
Brooke Pancake and Jennifer Kirby of the University of Alabama fired a 4-under 68 to take first place in the first round of the Hooters Women's Collegiate Team Championship on Tuesday at Achasta Golf Club in Dahlonega.
Nate McLouth hit a lead off home run for the Gwinnett Braves in the first inning as part of a 10-0 win over the Rochester Red Wings on Friday night at Coolray Field. With the win, the Triple-A G-Braves completed their second series sweep of the season.
Before Ken Wise's name was even off the board in the Major League Baseball draft this season, he received a text message from his longtime friend, Josh Wright, wanting to stay up to date with which franchise was going to select the former East Hall High standout pitcher.
Diory Hernandez drove in Joe Thurston on a triple for the go-ahead run in the ninth inning for the Gwinnett Braves in a 3-1 win against the Scranton -Wilkes Barre Yankees on Wednesday at PNC Park in Scranton, Penn. Later in the inning, Brandon Hicks drove in Hernandez.
The American Le Mans Series announced Wednesday that Porsche's innovative 911 GT3 R Hybrid race car will race for the first time in North America at the Petit Le Mans finale event on October 2 at Road Atlanta.
Members of the Hall County 4-H Horse Club recently competed at the State 4-H show in Perry. The state show was a qualifier for the 4-H Southern Regional Horse Show next week in Clemson, S.C., and six Hall County club members qualified for the event.