Tift County defeated Norcross 78-70 on Saturday in the state semifinals to earn its first trip to the championship game since a runner-up finish in 2004.
Archer, in just its fifth year, is only one victory away from the Class AAAAAA state championship.
South Forsyth edges Panthers at foul line
Dacula vs. Norcross in second round of state playoffs.
Norcross girls basketball coach Angie Hembree, who also had a great tenure at Collins Hill, has been selected as one of the head coaches for the prestigious McDonald's All-American game
Untimely technical foul helps South Forsyth force overtime, eliminate Norcross in Class AAAAAA second round
Blue Devils dominate final quarter to beat Milton
The Norcross boys wilted in the second half of the Region 7-AAAAAA title game, and anything close Saturday night would have meant the end of their hopes of a repeat state championship.
The Norcross girls survived a cold-shooting effort in the first round of the Class AAAAAA state tournament, but they’ll need more than just their defense in the next game.
After first-round losses the past three seasons, Duluth used a big game from Katie Powell to defeat Lassiter in the Class AAAAAA state playoffs
Defensive standout rewarded with deal that keeps him through 2020
Madison Newby makes key plays in final seconds
The Wesleyan girls have won four of their 10 state championships without being a region winner and Greater Atlanta Christian was determined to make them have to try again.
Patriots now 5-for-5 in state playoff appearances under head coach Greg Phillips
Grayson defeated South Gwinnett in Tuesday's Region 8-AAAAAA Tournament opener
Shiloh rolls into semifinals over Brookwood, which played without leading scorer Kendall Joseph
Kevon Tucker's big game helps Dacula defeat Central Gwinnett to clinch state playoff berth
Wilkins scores 22 points in rout of Lovett
Young right-hander given six-year contract
Homecoming capped with seventh straight win for Cavs
A look at the Atlanta Braves as they prepare to begin spring training
Blue Devil girls start sweep with victory to lock up No. 1 seed for the Region 7-AAAAAA Tournament
Cummings, Means lead way for Spartans
Brianna Cummings and Syndi Means will go on to play basketball in college, but they didn’t want their high school careers to end without at least one victory over rival Wesleyan.
Freshman leads way with 18 points
Heyward gets two-year deal
Guard Kyle Korver, who stretched his NBA record to 115 consecutive games with a 3-pointer, had 17 points in the second half and the Hawks won for the 11th straight time over Minnesota at Philips Arena with a 121-113 victory Saturday night.
Panthers claim first 8-AAAAAA victory since mid-December upset of Central Gwinnett
Second meeting between Class AAAAAA girls basketball powers goes to Panthers
The Buford girls came in ranked No. 1 in Class AAA and on a 19-game winning streak. But they had no answer Saturday night for the Wesleyan press or Nikki McDonald.
J.R. Graham impressed as a non-roster invitee to spring training last year with the Atlanta Braves and was considered on the fast-track to the majors.
Ernesto Mejia looks like he is headed back to Gwinnett for a third straight season, but the first baseman showed again this winter that he is capable of putting up big power numbers outside the majors.
The Atlanta Braves weren’t able to re-sign left-handed reliever Eric O’Flaherty as they hoped, but they are bringing back potential insurance for their rotation.
Austin Meadows had an impressive first half season after being taken with the ninth overall pick in the 2013 draft by the Pittsburgh Pirates and it certainly didn’t go unnoticed.
Braves’ Sims ranked No. 60 prospect by MLB.com
On a wintry day hardly appropriate for baseball, Lucas Sims got to play catch for the first time at Turner Field.
Unfortunately for Dacula, Berkmar’s Tim Rowe stood even taller than usual Tuesday night. The 6-foot-11 senior blocked four shots in the first quarter alone and unofficially finished with a career-best nine while just missing his first triple-double in the Patriots’ 67-56 victory.
Gibson's late free throws help Wolves hold off Johnson-Gainesville in Blue Collar Basketball event at Berkmar
Spartans ride huge game from Wilkins to overtime victory over Hillgrove in Blue Collar Basketball showcase at Berkmar
Cummings leads GAC with 22 points, key block
The George Washington University signee scored 22 points and also turned in the defensive play of the game as the Spartans posted a 37-33 victory over Oneonta (Ala.) on Saturday in the Girls Night Out showcase at Brookwood to help the fight against cancer.
McDonald scores 23 in convincing win for Wesleyan
Wesleyan made six of its first seven 3-pointer attempts, finished 50 percent from behind the arc and defeated Nashville’s Brentwood Academy 66-48 in the opening game of the Girls Night Out showcase at Brookwood.
Young stars headed to arbitration hearings
The Atlanta Braves understand the potential damage that can be caused during an arbitration hearing, which is why they struck a deal with former outfielder Jeff Francoeur on the eve of a session in 2009.
The Hawks, their lead down to two points with just less than two minutes remaining, came through in the clutch and defeated host Duluth 43-36
Brookwood boys take on Berkmar in boys basketball
Georgia Tech 74, Notre Dame 69
The Hawks jumped on Indiana early, led by 25 in the third quarter and handed the team with the NBA’s best record its 12th consecutive regular-season loss in Atlanta, winning 97-87 on Wednesday night.
Maddux, Glavine picked to join Cox in Cooperstown
Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine combined to win 347 games for manager Bobby Cox over 10 memorable seasons from 1993 through 2002.
Hall of Fame voting to be released today
Bobby Cox will be part of the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony on July 27 in Cooperstown, N.Y., and there is no doubt that Greg Maddux will as well.
Francoeur, who turns 30 on Wednesday, signed a minior league contract with the American League team and will receive an invitation to major league spring training in Goodyear, Ariz.
Panthers turn up pressure to beat South
The Golden State Warriors waited a long time to get going, but overcame a 15-point fourth-quarter deficit to stretch their winning streak to eight games.
Georgia Tech will have to break in a new quarterback again next season and this one doesn’t come nearly as touted as Vlad Lee.
Spartan girls repeat in two in-state tournaments