Sports Columnists


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HIGH SCHOOL HARDBALL: Region baseball races heat up as stretch drive begins

Gwinnet’s stretch drive region races examined in this week’s High School Hardball

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HAMMOCK: Here's to Berkeley Hills, Northwood and Gwinnett's older golf courses

While newer courses center around neighborhoods, several local clubs are still centered around the golf course

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High School Hardball: Family outing evokes memories of baseball past

April 8 edition of High School Hardball blog

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HAMMOCK: Duluth shows community support to help Brylee Bradford and family

Duluth has planned Brylee’s Bash in the Park to raise money for the medical care of Brylee Bradford, a young child battling a rare neuromuscular disorder

HAMMOCK: Greater Atlanta Christian coach Shelton finishes second novel

Longtime Greater Atlanta Christian coach and teacher Kristy Shelton recently finishes her second novel

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HAMMOCK: Collins Hill runner Ellis begins steeplechase with nation's fastest time

Collins Hill senior Daniel Ellis, an Appalachian State signee, ran the nation’s fastest time and set a meet record at Georgia Tech’s Coaches Invitational last weekend

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HAMMOCK: Brookwood High School a tough place to leave for coaches, teachers

The recent resignation of two head coaches is a rarity for Brookwood High School, where coaches and teachers tend to have long tenures

Modest Georgia native Westbrook adjusts to retirement

It’s different, it’s a new experience. He misses the Florida sunshine and an opportunity to compete at the ultimate level, but he doesn’t miss the travel.

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HAMMOCK: Gwinnett high school basketball state finalists in underdog roles

Gwinnett’s girls basketball coaching situation is changing; GAC grad Chaney Means has a homecoming game Saturday

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HAMMOCK: Peachtree Ridge product Roby shines at NFL Combine

North Gwinnett grad Ju’Wuan James, Norcross grad Adrian Hubbard also fare well in testing this week in Indianapolis

SMITH: Georgia Sports Hall of Fame honors sterling class

The Georgia Sports Hall of Fame in Macon inducted its latest selections last weekend

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HAMMOCK: Which Georgia schools fared the best recruiting Gwinnett football talent?

Colleges from 27 states signed Gwinnett football seniors last week, but some Georgia colleges did pretty well, too

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LORAN SMITH: Brown perseveres in NFL after injury

UGA’s Marlon Brown tore his ACL in college, but made a comeback in the NFL

HAMMOCK: Watch for these Gwinnett football stars to shine at the college level

Sports editor Will Hammock lists 10 Gwinnett seniors to watch in college football

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HAMMOCK: Gwinnett expo a great tool for anyone involved in youth sports

Highlights include a Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta dietician offering nutritional, cost-effective solutions for concession stands