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High school scoreboard: Gainesville sweeps tri-match in Oakwood
Volleyball

The Gainesville volleyball team kept rolling Thursday evening, sweeping a tri-match against Johnson and Lanier Christian in Oakwood. The Lady Red Elephants (21-4) beat the Lady Knights 25-13, 25-8, then beat the Lady Lightning 25-22, 25-18. 

Gainesville will play a tri-match against against Lanier and Winder-Barrow in Dacula next Tuesday.

FLOWERY BRANCH DROPS PAIR OF MATCHES: The Lady Falcons lost both legs of a Thursday night tri-match, falling 25-23, 25-8 to Buford and 25-15, 25-17 to Winder-Barrow. Freshman setter Liza Thigpen had 13 assists, three kills and an ace on the night. 

Up next, Flowery Branch travels to Hebron Christian Academy on Tuesday.

SOFTBALL

Abigail Brown had a big day for the East Hall softball team, batting in four runs on three hits to lead the Lady Vikings past Lumpkin County 9-2. Macy Banks got the start and the win in the circle, allowing four hits over seven innings while striking out 10. 

In addition to Brown, Ansley Ivey, Garcie Ausborn and Alexis Burce all also had multiple hits on the night.

Compiled by Nathan Berg

High school scores can be reported before 10:30 p.m. by calling 770-718-3415 or email sports@gainesvilletimes.com.

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