It was a successful holiday week for the Rockdale girls basketball team.
When Georgia State’s basketball team is going well, R.J. Hunter and Ryan Harrow are usually at the forefront, as was the case on Tuesday.
Kevin Ware and the Georgia State basketball team had an enjoyable holiday week.
Georgia Tech bounced back nicely from its first loss of the season.
The Salem basketball team picked up two narrow wins in the Archer Thanksgiving Classic recently.
C.J. Wilson had 15 points and eight assists as Young Harris nipped Saint Leo 64-63 Sunday.
Shacobia Barbee had a great day scoring the ball for Georgia. But it was a defensive play in the final stages that turned out to be the biggest moment of the game for the Bulldogs.
The punishing option attack of the St. Pius football team kept chugging along in the Class AAAA state playoffs.
Mississippi State had a huge, second-half run with a big help from a former area stand out, and now the Bulldogs will play for a tournament championship.
Perhaps it was inevitable since she’d already received a national honor, but Majesti Bass was recognized as one of the state’s finest volleyball players as well.
Croone, Paladins cruise to first victory
Coming into Wednesday’s game, Bernard Thompson had scored a total of 20 points in the first two games of his senior season.
Kaela Davis scored 15 points to lead four in double figures as Georgia Tech defeated Kennesaw State 77-48 Wednesday at McCamish Pavilion.
Sydney Fields has the talent to finish each game of Rockdale’s season with a double-double. So far in 2014, the junior forward has shown that ability and the Bulldogs remain unbeaten thanks in large part to her efforts.
Josh Heath got his first career start for Georgia Tech Tuesday and showed why he could have a bright future in the Yellow Jackets’ backcourt.
So far, so good in the preseason WNIT for the Mississppi State womens basketball team.
Ron Hunter said Iowa State was the best team he’d faced since becoming the coach at Georgia State four years ago. The Cyclones showed it over the final 16 minutes on Monday.
It wasn’t a good day for Clemson quarterbacks, and Georgia Tech was more than happy to take advantage.
Game one of the 2014-15 season went quite well for Kevin Ware and his new teammates.
The Dalton defense was a little too much to handle for Salem Friday.
Majesti Bass will remain a Bulldog.
A pair of county football teams will play first-round state playoff games tonight, and both will have the difficult task of winning on the road against a formidable opponent.
The offense of the Utah Jazz was difficult to slow down through the first three quarters of Wednesday’s game in Atlanta. But the final quarter made all the difference for the Atlanta Hawks.
Ayanna Mitchell signed on the dotted line Wednesday.
College basketball season gets underway soon for a number of former area standouts.
The rise of Dennis Schroder continued Monday for the Atlanta Hawks.
Abbey Dunlop continues to shine on the soccer field.
Things didn’t look good for the Newton football team with about six minutes to play in Friday’s regular season finale in Conyers.
After a long wait, the Salem football team is headed back to the state playoffs.
The Clemson defense put together another dominant performance and once again, a pair of former county standouts were a big reason why.
Despite having already secured two of the four state playoff spots in region 2-AAAAAA, Newton and Rockdale have plenty to play for when the old rivals meet at Reid Stadium.
In a volleyball career full of accolades, Majesti Bass can add one more to her resume: All-American.
Georgia Tech’s offense had a big-play first half to build a lead, while the second half belonged to the Yellow Jackets’ defense.
Thanks to a dominant effort on both sides of the ball, Newton is headed back to the state playoffs.
As the Heritage football team heads into its final two games clinging to faint postseason hopes, a look back on the first eight games of the regular season produces a pair of numbers: two and six.
Marshall keeps winning football games, and Neville Hewitt keeps making a ton of tackles.
Last weekend’s outcome was tough to swallow for the Salem football team.
The Heritage football team still has slim playoff hopes in Region 8-AAAAA, thanks in large part to Friday’s outcome in Conyers.
The night belonged to T.J. Warren and the Rockdale rushing attack.
The Hillgrove softball team had just enough offense and plenty of Abby Evans to pull off a second-round sweep of Alcovy.
South Forsyth’s volleyball team stymied Rockdale one, final time.
The Marshall University football team is off to a perfect start and a former area athlete is a big reason why.
Salem’s football team hung on for an important Region 8-AAAAA win Friday.
The Rockdale volleyball team kept up its perfect month of October on Thursday.
Adriana Durden pitched the Tift County softball team into the second round of the state playoffs Wednesday.
A fantastic start to the 2014 season for the Salem football team hit a bit of a bump in the road two weeks ago in Hall County.
After his team’s victory in week seven against Cedar Shoals, Heritage coach Wendell Early talked about having to “win out” to make the state playoffs. “One down, four to go,” Early said following the 18-13 win at Evans Memorial Stadium.
Rockdale spent Saturday morning and afternoon proving it has no peer in Area 2-AAAAAA volleyball.
Tucker’s playmakers were far too much for Rockdale Friday.
Bernard Thompson is about to begin his senior season on the basketball court at Florida Gulf Coast, but first, the Conyers native received a pair of conference awards.
Games four-through-seven of the 2014 football season were expected to be a difficult time for Rockdale, and so far, it’s been exactly that.