Having fallen three times to an unbeaten and nationally ranked Holy Innocents’ team this season, Wesleyan hit a new gear in the playoffs and capped it with a decisive 45-31 win in Friday’s Class AA final in Macon.
Chapman moves on to NHL as a vice president after 12 years of building the Gladiators brand in Gwinnett.
After a controversial end and loss in the Region 6-AA title game, Wesleyan head coach Jan Azar said the Wolves would be happy to play rival Holy Innocents’ again.
Rarely has Jan Azar had so many players injured in a single season.
President Steve Chapman and head coach Andy Brandt both talked Tuesday about forthcoming moves that will completely revamp the lineup with an eye on next season.
The run-up to this season of racing wasn’t too shabby for Chase Elliott. Fresh off a championship season in NASCAR’s Xfinity Series, Elliott saw his dad, Awesome Bill from Dawsonville, inducted into the racing Hall of Fame and was named the heir apparent to Jeff Gordon’s iconic No. 24 car last month.
Hebron Christian has fought its way into the Class A Private state basketball tournament this season
LAWRENCEVILLE — While he was being introduced to his new team, even before the official press conference, Chris Kouns had his name on the plaque outside his office.
Buford broke away decisively in the second quarter and rolled to an 87-54 first-round victory.
Casey Pierro-Zabotel scored Gwinnett’s only two goals in a 5-2 loss to Greenville on Sunday
South Carolina’s Pimm, Rowe each score twice in win over Gwinnett on pink ice Saturday.
Alexa Datko, a star pitcher at the College of Charleson when Georgia Gwinnett College’s Kat Ihlenburg was an assistant coach there, was lured to the Grizzlies’ softball staff this fall.
About the only good thing to come out of the Gwinnett Gladiators game Saturday night were the thousands of plush toys fans brought to donate local children’s charities.
No surprise Morningside Animal Care voted best in Gwinnett again
Gwinnett’s goalie holds off former team in Friday’s victory
Patterson’s 42 saves not enough for Gwinnett against Solar Bears on Tuesday
The T-shirts, the sweatshirts, they all say the same thing. “One more.”
Even head coach Brad Stromdahl raised his eyebrows at the number of home games to start the season. The Georgia Gwinnett College baseball team opens the season with 20 straight games at home and 26 of its first 27.
Between his dad, his uncle and his coach at Greater Atlanta Christian, Cam Boyd has no shortage of basketball knowledge to draw on. Or to be given.
Two years ago, Chase Hodges talked about wanting his Georgia Gwinnett College tennis program to compete for national titles.
With his Gwinnett Gladiators under heavy fire and scrambling to work their way out of a significant deficit Sunday, Dyson Stevenson did his usual, painful work
The Gwinnett Gladiators were scheduled to go back to their regular black jerseys Sunday, but stuck with the hot new red ones after donning them for back-to-back wins over Florida.
Casey Pierro-Zabotel’s three goals helped the Gwinnett Gladiators to once again rally past the Florida Everblades on Saturday.
Twice Greg Carey rolled with impunity down the right wing to score unassisted goals and resuscitate the Gwinnett Gladiators against division-leading Florida on Friday.
The streaking Fuel went 3-0-1 on a trip below the Mason-Dixon and are unbeaten in their last five games.
DULUTH — Less than 12 hours before the Gwinnett Gladiators were set to depart for a road trip to Florida, they lost goaltender Mike Lee to a callup.
Alex Frazier’s bio is filled with first-team that and all-tournament this. The list is long and impressive. It includes two-time Super Six selection and Region 8-AAAAAA player of the year.
While players watched movies or read or gathered for a round of cards on the bus, head coach Andy Brandt was making out house league and hockey camp schedules.
ECHL’s top team hangs on for 4-3 win over Gwinnett on Sunday
South Carolina just doesn’t give up power-play goals on the road. Except to the Gwinnett Gladiators.
Captain Sean Berkstresser tied the game early in the third period on the power play as the Gladiators went beyond regulation against the Stingrays, who were on a 12-2-1-0 streak since a loss in Gwinnett on Nov. 25.
Elmira goaltender Travis Fullerton stretched all the way out and just got his toe on a dagger shot by Gwinnett defenseman Joe Stejskal with barely a minute left in the game.
Gladiators bury Jackals in 4-0 victory at home
A former AHL assistant and head coach overseas, Flanagan will join Andy Brandt’s staff immediately.
Gwinnett drops second straight 3-1 game at home
Eric Hartzell makes 38 saves in Nailers’ 3-1 win over Gwinnett on Monday
The backyard battles are about as evenly matched as they can be. Meredith Schulte and her dad play a pretty similar game. They’re tall and have a smooth outside shot, but aren’t afraid to drive to the basket.
Gwinnett defenseman Tristin Llewellyn is in his second season with the Gladiators and fifth as a pro after a successful collegiate career with the prestigious University of Michigan program.
Once the Gwinnett Gladiators and South Carolina Stingrays were actually allowed to play a little, it turned into a fairly interesting game, but it was secondary to the first-period show the referee.
No one has played more games in a Gladiators jersey than Brandt, who was promoted when Rick Emmett was fired Dec. 2. Gwinnett won in his debut behind the bench Tuesday in Toledo, but couldn’t dig itself out of the hole against the Cyclones.
Kristina Melts Hesson, a standout softball player at North Gwinnett under her maiden name of Melts, has been the assistant at Mountain View for the last four season.
Greater Atlanta Christian’s defensive coordinator Shane Woodward came over to the school in 2012 after two seasons on the staff at Mountain View.
Top-ranked Greater Atlanta Christian lost a coin toss with Fitzgerald for home field advantage in tonight’s Class AA semifinal showdown.
It sounds simple. Eat a good breakfast. Get enough sleep. Stay hydrated. In many ways, it is simple, but it’s not always a priority when it comes to the training regimen of high school football players.
Assistant Brandt made interim head coach
Assistant Andy Brandt made interim head coach for Gwinnett
South Carolina collected the extra point when Wayne Simpson scored on an embarrassing giveaway 10 feet from the net and beat the Gladiators 3-2 in overtime Thursday.
The Gwinnett Gladiators made a splash right before training camp with the signing of forward Garry Nunn, whose playmaking ability helped Alaska to a Kelly Cup championship during his three seasons there.
Mountain View's Tyler Barber finished second at state in a thrilling finish
No. 19 Northwestern Ohio beat GGC 3-0 in the opening round of the NAIA championship tournament at the Grizzly Athletic Complex in Lawrenceville.
Greater Atlanta Christian head coach Tim Hardy grinned in appreciation when he talked about what Lamar County does offensively.