24 results for month: 03/2018

Little Leaguer gives back

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Anthony Marriaga, a sixth-grade student at J.C. Booth Middle School, felt a real call to action when one of his teachers, Mrs. Barry, directed his class to complete a community service project. Anthony, a huge fan of baseball and a Peachtree City ... More

9-1 start propels Centennial girls lacrosse into second half of season

The Centennial girls lacrosse team’s 17-12 loss to Roswell on Tuesday marked the first blemish of their 2018 season. The Knights started their 2017 season off with nine straight wins before ultimately losing the majority of their remaining games. Now, after putting together another 9-0 run before their loss yesterday, the No. 8 Knights are [...]

New coach, no problem: Central Gwinnett boys soccer is in the hunt

The Central Gwinnett boys soccer team had been dormant for several years ever since their strong 2015 season, which resulted in a region championship. Now the Black Knights are ranked No. 1 halfway through their first season under head coach Mike McLean and look as if they could take the next steps toward becoming an [...]

Monday spring sports scores

It was a big night for region baseball showdowns across the state, and soccer and lacrosse sported marquee matchups as well. Check out Monday’s spring sports scores below. Baseball Alcovy 7, Grovetown 2 Alexander 25, Tri-Cities 0 Arabia Mountain 11, Chamblee 0 Athens Academy 5, Athens Christian 4 Berrien 2, Worth County 1 Bleckley County [...]

Saturday spring scores

In baseball on Saturday night, a ranked Veterans team took a doubleheader from McIntosh, and Parkview was upset by Mountain View 9-2. Holy Innocents’ edged Wesleyan 5-4 on the diamond. Westminster took down McIntosh in girls soccer 2-1, and the Wildcats boys lacrosse team took down Walton 10-5 in a marquee matchup. Baseball Bacon County [...]

Glynn Academy girls elevate South Georgia soccer with blazing start

When you combine boys, girls, and the ever-expanding classifications of both, there have been 242 GHSA soccer state titles handed out over the years. Only one, however, has ever been handed out to a South Georgia public school and that was the Thomasville boys in 2010 (one of the state’s 20 remaining city schools and [...]

Hillgrove girls lacrosse continues climbing the ladder

Last year’s Hillgrove girls lacrosse team continued the program’s rise to prominence, boasting a 13-5-1 record and garnered an honorable mention for All-State in senior defender Samantha Flowers. The Hawks ended their 2017 season in the second round of the playoffs with a tough 18-2 loss to top-ranked Milton, which went on to claim the [...]

Unbeaten Lambert lacrosse driven by ’17 title-game defeat

Lambert’s boys lacrosse program has been a pillar of excellence for the better part of a decade, and in its short existence, the Longhorns have won three state championships and seven region titles. This year, Lambert is ranked No. 1 in Class 6A-7A and is featured nationally in numerous polls including a No. 1 ranking [...]

Wednesday Spring Sports Scores

There were important region games in all three sports Wednesday night. In baseball, Norcross surprised ranked Brookwood with a 3-2 win in Region 7-AAAAAAA play to even this week’s series at 1-1. In soccer, Woodward Academy and Westminster romped to region sweeps, among other Metro Atlanta results. Scroll down for Wednesday spring scores from around [...]

Local coach honored by Hawks, NBA

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Dwynell Mitchell has been named 2018 Jr. NBA Coach of the Year for the Atlanta market and is in contention for the national Jr. NBA Coach of the Year honor. He was recognized in pre-game ceremonies March 11 before the Atlanta Hawks game against the ... More