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High school scoreboard: Gainesville pounds out 17 hits in 18-2 baseball win over Habersham Central
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Banks Griffith had three of Gainesville’s 17 hits as it beat Habersham Central 18-2 in four innings Monday in Mount Airy.

Charlie Wall recorded three hits and drove in a pair of runs for the Red Elephants (11-6, 1-3 Region 8-AAAAAA), while Ross Tipton hit safely twice and drove in a pair of runs.

Jared Smith finished with two hits and two RBIs for Gainesville.

A.J. Smallwood had a single and drove in three runs for the Red Elephants.

On Wednesday, Gainesville hosts Habersham Central at 5:55 p.m. at Ivey-Watson Field.

JOHNSON 6, RIVERSIDE MILITARY ACADEMY 2: Tino Mukono was 2 for 4 with two RBIs for Johnson. James Lancaster was 1 for 3 with two RBIs for the Knights (3-13), while teammate Ramon Munoz went 2 for 4 with a double and a triple.

Johnson plays Clark Central at 5:55 p.m. Wednesday in Athens.

PROVIDENCE CHRISTIAN 11, LAKEVIEW ACADEMY 10: Ian Echols posted four RBIs for Lakeview Academy. Jordan Thomas was 4 for 4 with three RBIS and three scored runs for the Lions.

Andrew Estes had an RBI for the Lakeview Academy, and teammate Sam Stewart drove in two runs.

Lakeview Academy hosts Riverside Military at 4:30 p.m. Thursday in Gainesville.


Haley Frankum won in straight sets (6-0, 6-0) in Gainesville’s 5-0 sweep against Habersham Central.

Grayson Wagner (6-1, 6-4) and Ali Waggoner (6-0, 6-1) won in singles for the Lady Red Elephants. Doubles winners were Paige Ackerman/Madi Kise (6-0, 6-2) and Paige Patterson/Grace O’Keefe (6-0, 6-0).

Gainesville hosts the Region 8-AAAAAA tournament at 1 p.m. today at Longwood Park.

NORTH HALL GIRLS 5, STEPHENS COUNTY 0: Anna Montgomery (6-0, 6-0), Lauren Davis (6-0, 6-0) and Christen Barnes (6-0, 6-0) won in singles. Annalise Gregory/Sydney Patterson (6-0, 6-0) and Carsen Baumgardner/Raquel Kallab (6-0, 6-0) were doubles winners.

North Hall (10-4, 5-0 Region 7-AAA) plays today against Oconee.

STEPHENS COUNTY BOYS 3, NORTH HALL 2: Daniel Martin/Shawn Wallhausen (6-1, 6-1) and Adam Turcotte/Jackson Roush (6-2, 7-5) won in doubles for North Hall (8-6, 4-1 Region 7-AAA).

North Hall faces Oconee today.


CHESTATEE TOPS WHITE COUNTY: Jacob Williams led the War Eagles with a 40 in a 179-187 win against the Warriors on Monday.


Madi Lochstampfor’s two goals were not enough in Gainesville’s 4-2 loss to Dacula. Cindy Bonilla added two assists for the Lady Red Elephants, who fell to 3-10 and 2-6 in Region 8-AAAAAA play.

Gainesville plays Winder-Barrow at 7:30 p.m. Thursday on Winder.

High school scores can be reported by 10:30 each night by calling 770-718-3406 or email

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