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Courtesy of Mike Townson

Townson Named New Jackson Basketball Coach

Fletcher Proctor - Friday, July 20, 2012 - 7:09am

The Jackson Red Devils girls basketball team will have a new face roaming the sidelines come opening night Nov. 24 when Jackson welcomes Spalding to open the season. Mike Townson will make his basketball head coaching...

Courtesy of Gainesville High School

Watson Leads Gainesville To Win At Buford

Fletcher Proctor - Friday, September 7, 2012 - 7:40pm

History was made at Tom Riden Stadium as the Gainesville Red Elephants defeated Buford 19-15 to pick up the program’s first ever win over the Wolves. The Buford defense made plenty of plays, picking off three DeShaun...

Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy

Champions Top Wrestling Polls

Fletcher Proctor - Monday, January 14, 2013 - 7:29am

The 2013 team dual wrestling championships took place over the weekend in Macon and predictably, the champions sit atop the latest wrestling polls. Class AAAAAA No. 1 Archer stayed atop the rankings after beating new No...

Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy

Banks County Makes History On Mats

Stephen Black - Friday, January 18, 2013 - 7:18am

Banks County wrestling coach Kasey Hanley grappled at Jefferson in his high school days, a place where state championships come annually like Spring Break. But after taking over at Banks County eight years ago, the...

Courtesy of Rob Saye

Gilmer, Roswell Claim Area Wrestling Titles

Fletcher Proctor - Monday, February 4, 2013 - 8:57am

The teams ranked atop each of the classifications all stayed on top for at least one more week as each program earned traditional area titles over the weekend. Class AAAAA No. 1 Pope and AAAAAA No. 1 Archer cruised, as...

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