Student leaders at the University of Georgia want to reverse bans on tents, large tables and tailgating more than 4 hours before games in the historic North Campus area. They say the rules are driving tailgaters away and seem arbitrary. Bans on kegs, grills, TVs, generators and household furniture would remain intact.
Tonight was Walton’s night. The host Raiders won both games of their grudgematch against neighborhood rival Wheeler in front of a statewide audience on GPB.org and to the delight of the sold-out "Pit” on the campus of Walton High School.
On Tuesday night, mayhem will ensue in the North Atlanta suburb of east Cobb. Traditional rivals Walton and Wheeler will do battle on the hardwood for the second time this season in a game that will be featured in a webcast on GPB.org. The game represents the first GPB basketball webcast of the season. The boys matchup featuring two Class 5A tradition-rich teams.
In Class 5A, Norcross lost its first game of the season and was replaced by Hillgrove at the top. The Lady Blue Devils defeated defending Alabama 6A state champion Hoover in an interesting matchup of the two states' reigning stte champs. But Norcross fell on Tuesday to North Gwinnett, which caused their fall in the rankings this week.
Several of the state's most highly ranked teams competed in tournaments and invitationals over weekend, despite being knee-deep in region play. One of the most high-profile of those events was the Marriott Invitational, which as held at Nrocross over the weekend ...
Norcross High School hosted the third annual Marriott Invitational where some of the best basketball teams in Georgia showcased their talent to the rest of the country. The last game of the event took place on Saturday, as Milton, the top-ranked team in Class 5A, squared off against Rainier Beach, one of the premier programs in Seattle, Wash.
For wrestling enthusiasts seeking their latest fix of championship wrestling with the state dual championships delayed due to weather, the third annual Clinch Gear Prep Slam was held this past weekend at Holy Innocents’ and the action did not disappoint.
It's time for the second edition of the basketball Score 44! In our list of the top 22 boys and girls players in the state, we take into account ...
Many of the same teams in the boys Class 5A rankings are the same in the girls rankings. Norcross is at the top with Milton at No. 3 and Campbell at No. 6. Also, like the boys rankings, the girls Class 5A rankings are dominated by metro Atlanta squads. Only Savannah's Bradwell Institute breaks the trend.
Milton's win over perennial national power Oak Hill (Va.) was the talk of the high school basketball scene over the weekend. Oak Hill was ranked No. 1 in the nation prior to the game, but the loss ha cleared a path for another Georgia team to potentially take the top ranking. Miller Grove, who defeated Milton earlier in the season, has been Georgia's top-ranked team in most national polls since, and now stands a shot at winning the national championship.