Buford’s Jordan Deep hit a home run in the top of the seventh to lift Buford to a 2-1 win over previously undefeated Lassiter in a clash of the number one ranked teams in Class AAAA and AAAAAA on Monday.
A brief recap of Saturday’s prep sports action
Greater Atlanta Christian School scored the first goal but it took over three quarters to score another as the Spartans fell to Westminster 11-4 in the quarterfinals of the boys Class A-AAAAA state lacrosse tournament on Saturday.
The Wolves will host the winner of the Toombs County-Cook County matchup next week in the quarterfinals
From the opening whistle, GAC controlled the pace and tempo of the game. With 36:25 left in the opening half, off a deflected corner kick from Nash Wagnon in the penalty box, Davis Bryan converted to give the home team a 1-0 lead.
The Longhorns defeated Grady 6-2 on Saturday and advanced to the second round of the Class AAAA state playoffs next week. Lanier will host LaGrange.
Walton scored early and made it stand up as the Raiders defeated Collins Hill 1-0 in the first round of the Class AAAAAA tournament on Wednesday.
Buford girls were victorious while the boys fell just short in the Region 7-AAA tennis championships on Thursday at West Hall High School. The girls defeated North Hall 3-0 while the boys fell to North Hall 3-2.
A look at Thursday’s Gwinnett prep action
A recap of Tuesday’s prep sports action.