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High school scoreboard: Gainesville baseball team knocks off Habersham Central
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Jared Smith had a double and an RBI in Gainesville’s 8-1 win against Habersham Central on Friday in Mount Airy.

Charlie Wall had two RBIs for the Red Elephants (13-6, 3-3 Region 8-AAAAAA), while teammate Collier Scott finished with an RBI. Gainesville hosts Lanier at 5:55 p.m. Monday in Gainesville.

NORTH HALL 12, UNION COUNTY 2: Caleb Clark recorded eight strikeouts and allowed six hits in North Hall’s victory.

Charlie Erickson was 1 for 2 with a two-run homer for the Trojans (16-4). North Hall's Austin Adams was 3 for 4 with two RBIs, and teammate Dylan Lavender was 2 for 4 with three RBIs.

Reese Olson was 2 for 2 with an RBI for North Hall, which faces East Hall at 5:55 p.m. Monday in Gainesville.

WALNUT GROVE 4, FLOWERY BRANCH 2: Preston Felt recorded seven strikeouts from the mound for Flowery Branch.

Blake Decker and Grant Lackey both had an RBI for the Falcons (10-10). Flowery Branch visits West Hall at 5:55 p.m. next Friday.

STEPHENS COUNTY 7, JEFFERSON 1: Lane Watkins had an RBI for Jefferson in Friday night’s Region 8-AAAA contest. Jefferson’s record is now 13-7 and 4-2 in region play.

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GAINESVILLE BOYS 3, WINDER-BARROW 1 (Thursday): Armando Hernandez, Sergio Pam Diaz and Brandon Reyna each scored for the Red Elephants (13-2, 7-1 Region 8-AAAAAA).

Gainesville hosts Apalachee on April 11 at City Park Stadium.

WESLEYAN BOYS 3, LAKEVIEW ACADEMY 1: Andrew Miller Bell scored for the Lions (6-6-2, 3-2 Region 8-A) on Thursday. Lakeview Academy resumes action against North Hall at 7 p.m. on April 11.

High school scores can be reported by 10:30 each night by calling 770-718-3406 or email sports@gainesvilletimes.com

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