April 28, 2011
Photo by Brandon Brigman
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The list of major college commitments from what figures to be one of Gwinnett County's most decorated high school baseball senior classes ever continues to grow as Norcross pitcher Chris Raasch gave a verbal commitment to attend Vanderbilt after visiting the school's Nashville campus last weekend.
The list of major college commitments from what figures to be one of Gwinnett County’s most decorated high school baseball senior classes ever continues to grow as Norcross pitcher Chris Raasch gave a verbal commitment to attend Vanderbilt after visiting the school’s Nashville campus last weekend.
Norcross will host its annual Lift-A-Thon and Fan Fest this Friday at the high school stadium from 6 to 9 p.m.
Tanner Maloof and Jess Ramsey powered Norcross' summer baseball team to the championship of the varsity division at the Southeast Summer High School Showdown, a tournament co-hosted by neighboring schools Norcross and Wesleyan.
The Norcross basketball program and Krispy Kreme Doughnuts have partnered for the inaugural KK4AC-5K, or Krispy Kreme For a Cure 5K Race. The race follows a scenic course in downtown Norcross, with optional doughnut eating at the halfway point.
The senior-laden Raiders humbled Norcross 3-0 in the state finals today at Clayton County International Park to win their eighth straight state title.
MaxPreps honored the Norcross girls basketball team Monday with a presentation for being nationally ranked and winning the Class AAAAA state championship this past season. The Blue Devils received the award, presented by the U.S. Army National Guard, during a Monday afternoon assembly.
Norcross senior Logan Rhea has made a commitment to play football for LaGrange College. A two-year starter for the Blue Devils, Rhea was recruited as a cornerback. He is the son of Alf and Loraine Rhea.
NORCROSS — Spencer Neely’s bases loaded walk gave Norcross the go-ahead run in the Blue Devils’ 8-6 win over Collins Hill on Monday.
Norcross' Chris Raash went seven innings for a 2-1 victory on Monday night to win a second straight pitchers' duel.
DULUTH — The last time Chris Raash pitched against Duluth, his no-hitter bid unraveled in the fifth inning. This time, he allowed a hit in the second, but Raash liked the finished product a lot more.
NORCROSS -- Norcross scored three runs in the seventh inning in a 9-8 comeback win over Mountain View on Wednesday.
Norcross senior Seth Hinsley won the 206- to 225-pound state championship at this past weekend’s State Weightlifting Championships in Hawkinsville.
HOSCHTON — The Norcross girls won the Class AAAAA title last season, but the Region 7-AAAAA tournament championship eluded them.
HOSCHTON — Second-seeded Norcross received offensive contributions from 11 different players as the Blue Devils opened its Region 7-AAAAA tournament with a solid 65-24 win over Mountain View on Tuesday at Mill Creek.