Pawtucket scored three times in the top of the eighth to break open a 2-2 tie en route to a 5-4 win over Gwinnett in front of 7,416 fans at Coolray Field.
LAWRENCEVILLE — It was Superhero night at Coolray Field on Saturday, and Daniel Castro came to the rescue for the Gwinnett Braves.
LAWRENCEVILLE — At some point of their career, virtually every player in the minor leagues has been one of the best players on whatever team they were playing.
SUWANEE — When North Gwinnett needed it most, Adam Corn delivered.
SUWANEE — North Gwinnett’s young girls lacrosse program continued to grow up on Tuesday night.
BUFORD — After losing in the second round of the Class AAA state playoffs a year ago, the Buford girls made a statement in the opening round of the Class AAAA state tournament on Tuesday night.
NORCROSS — It all came down to the final event for Wesleyan’s girls.
HOSCHTON — Breaking away from its usual home routine, the the seventh-ranked Mill Creek boys opted to wear black jerseys for its key Area 4-AAAAAA home match against No. 6 North Gwinnett on Tuesday.
Recaps of Friday’s prep sports action in Gwinnett County
Tuesday night’s game with Gwinnett and Charlotte was strength against strength as the G-Braves pitching sported the third best ERA in the league at 2.14, while Charlotte had the highest team batting average at .296.
It was a night of missed opportunities for the Gwinnett Braves. Facing Durham in the third game of a four-game set, the G-Braves fell 4-1 in front of 5,372 fans on Saturday night at Coolray Field.
Recaps of Monday’s prep acton.
Recap of Friday’s prep action.
Recap of Tuesday’s prep action.
HOSCHTON — Region 7-AAAAA play got underway on Tuesday night with Mill Creek and Duluth squaring off at Mill Creek Community Stadium
Buford defeated Westover in the Class AAAA girls basketball state playoffs Friday night
SUWANEE — After the performance of the Richards Middle School boys basketball team on Thursday night, Central Gwinnett’s high school program has a lot to look forward to.
It may have the icy weather, or it may have been playing a sub .500 opponent, but the slow start the Buford girls got off to on Tuesday was not what head coach Gene Durden wanted to see.
Shiloh's boys basketball team defeated Archer in the Region 8-AAAAAA Tournament semifinals
SNELLVILLE — Berkmar and Dacula’s boys manifested their version of the tortoise and the hare, and just like the famous story has told, plodding once again won the race.
Nine different Wolves scored, led by 17 from Tre Hansbrough, as Buford blazed its way into the Class AAAA state playoffs with a 54-33 win at home over Chestatee in the first round of the Region 8-AAAA tournament.
Bears win first regular-season region championship with last-second defeat of Blue Devils on Friday.
LAWRENCEVILLE — After competing in prestigious national tournaments over the holidays, Archer was finally able to wrestle in a dual event at home on Saturday in the Area 8-AAAAAA duals.
Shiloh defeated host Grayson to win the Grayson Ram Classic on Tuesday
Grayson's boys basketball team defeated Heritage in the semifinals Monday at the Grayson Ram Classic
Grayson's girls basketball team defeated Cedar Shoals on Monday to reach the finals of the Grayson Ram Classic
Both head coaches for North Gwinnett and Shiloh girls acknowledged their respective teams are young, but both squads came away with what may prove to be valuable experience after their game on Saturday.
Wildcats (8-1, 3-0) close out game with a 19-13 run
Buford’s defense was strong again Friday night in a semifinal victory at Cartersville
SNELLVILLE - Brookwood and Grayson opened their Region 8-AAAAAA schedule against each other on Tuesday night with the Rams going home with wins in both the girls and boys games.
Buford stifled Marist’s triple-option attack Friday in a Class AAAA state quarterfinal showdown
The Wolves received points from five different players and erupted for 26 points in the fourth quarter, erasing a 16-point deficit from the third quarter to come back and nip Walton 56-52 in Buford’s season opener in the Jared Cook Tipoff Classic at North Gwinnett on Saturday night.
During warm-ups in the minutes before kickoff, a few of the Mary Persons players crossed the 50-yard line into Buford territory, leading to a brief exchange of words at midfield.
Central Gwinnett upset Region 7-AAAAAA champion North Gwinnett in the Class AAAAAA first round on Friday
North Gwinnett fought off feisty Mountain View on Friday night to clinch the Region 7-AAAAAA championship
Sporting all black uniforms and playing on a field decorated in orange and black to celebrate Halloween, Meadowcreek couldn’t put a scare into North Gwinnett as the Bulldogs treated themselves to a 50-6 win at Tom Robinson Memorial Stadium on Friday night.
The Archer and Dacula football teams are both on hot streaks entering Friday’s showdown
Major playoff implications surround the matchup of rivals Collins Hill and Peachtree Ridge
North Gwinnett made volleyball history for its home county Wednesday with a Class AAAAAA semifinal win over Johns Creek
Despite coming into Friday night’s game against Salem undefeated, many of Lanier’s wins weren’t easy, with the Longhorns having to perservere through multiple obstacles along the way.
Brookwood-South Forsyth Game 3 story.
In the early stages of Game 2, North Gwinnett and Douglas County had its play halted due to the fire alarm going off.
The Bear hitters put forth a patient approach at the plate in order to make Amanda Ablan work, but the UGA commit and the Bronco bats proved to be too strong.
Lanier scores huge region victory on late field goal by Mason Harwood
Bulldogs win fifth straight area crown
Collins Hill bounced back from a tough region loss to defeat Meadowcreek
A week after winning at Clarke Central, Lanier dispatched of Flowery Branch in 8-AAAAA football Friday night
Blue Devils held to 97 yards of offense in 26-0 rout that stops Norcross’ 14-game winning streak
Mill Creek ran away with a 65-27 win over West Forsyth, putting an ease to some of the sting felt by last week’s loss in the Corky Kell Classic to Colquitt County.
Lanier vs. Lambert in high school football