Duluth-Collins Hill hoops planned for Friday

Collins Hill will host Duluth in a varsity basketball doubleheader on Friday to make up games wiped out by last week’s winter weather. The girls game is at 6 p.m. with the boys game to follow.

Norcross-Mill Creek hoops moved to Feb. 5

The Norcross-Mill Creek varsity basketball doubleheader postponed by last week’s weather has been moved to Saturday, Feb. 5. The girls and boys games will be played at Mill Creek beginning at 6 p.m.

Three locals taken in MLS Supplemental Draft

South Carolina teammates and Gwinnett products Jimmy Maurer, Blake Brettschneider and Sam Arthur were each taken Tuesday in the Major League Soccer Supplemental Draft, which followed the league’s recent Super Draft.

Maurer, a Lawrenceville native and St. Pius grad, was selected the highest of the trio. The goalkeeper went with the fourth pick of the first round to the New York Red Bulls.

Brettscheider, a Parkview grad, was picked in the second round at No. 21 overall by D.C. United. Greater Atlanta Christian’s Sam Arthur was taken in the third round (No. 45 overall) by the Chicago Fire.