SPORTS IN BRIEF: Mill Creek's Bass signs with Carson-Newman

Mill Creek’s Bass signs with Carson-Newman

Mill Creek senior Brittany Bass, a senior outfielder, has signed a letter of intent to play fastpitch softball at Carson-Newman in Jefferson City, Tenn. She is the daughter of Steve Bass and Michelle Robertson.

Bass hit .372 with 21 RBIs as a senior, earning first-team all-county honors from Region 7-AAAAA by the Gwinnett Diamond Club.

Hawks’ Jarvis named coach of the week

Mill Creek’s Shannon Jarvis has been named the Touchdown Club of Atlanta’s coach of the week after last Friday’s game, when his fourth-seeded Hawks upset No. 1 seed Etowah in the Class AAAAA playoffs. It was Mill Creek’s first playoff victory.

Jarvis will be honored at the club’s weekly meeting Monday at the Fox Sports Grill at Atlantic Station.

Prep Rally features playoff football

Gwinnett Prep Rally, a Gwinnett County high school sports TV program, airs state playoff football highlights from Brookwood-Alpharetta, Parkview-Roswell, Norcross-Walton and Mill Creek-Etowah on this week’s show.

Featured athletes include Brookwood’s A.J. Sims, Parkview’s Marquis Webb and Mill Creek’s John Russ. GPR also takes a look back at the 1997 Class AAAA state semifinal game between Parkview and Colquitt County.

Gwinnett Prep Rally, hosted by Daily Post editor Todd Cline and sports editor Will Hammock, airs Tuesdays at 7 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. on GCPS-TV and each Wednesday-Friday at 7:30 a.m., 7 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. on GCPS-TV. Check www.gwinnettpreprally.com for more information.