SPORTS IN BRIEF: Crutchfield signs with West Georgia

Rams' Crutchfield signs with West Georgia

Grayson senior Mitch Crutchfield has signed a letter of intent to play baseball at West Georgia. He is the son of Barry and Bonnie Crutchfield.

Crutchfield, a pitcher, had a 2.50 ERA last season for the Rams.

Tipoff Club honors 14 locals on all-metro team

The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced its preseason All-Metro Team on Thursday, honoring 14 local prep basketball players among the selections.

Eight Gwinnett area girls made the list, including two Wesleyan players -- Erin Hall and Logan Morris.

Parkview's Lauren Coleman, Norcross' Briana Jordan, Greater Atlanta Christian's Chaney Means, Mill Creek's Moneshia Simmons, Buford's Andraya Carter and Winder-Barrow's Mimi Hill also were selected by the club.

The boys all-metro picks were: South Gwinnett's Adonis Harrison and Javonte Maynor, Norcross' Jeremy Lamb and Adrian Hubbard, GAC's Trent Wiedeman and Peachtree Ridge's C.J. Blackwell.

Mill Creek boys shock Westminster

Mill Creek's boys swimming and diving team upset host Westminster 157-143 this week. The Hawks lost 191-121 in the girls competition.

Parker Schwab won the 200 individual medley in 2 minutes, 2.00 seconds and the 500 freestyle in 4:55.15. Teammate Chris Powell also won two races -- the 50 free in 22.83 and the 100 free in 50.82.

Sommers Creed was Mill Creek's only individual girls winner, taking first in the 500 free (5:06.43).

-- From staff reports