Photos from Tuesday night's Gwinnett County Middle School basketball finals, featuring Dacula vs. Trickum boys and McConnell vs. Pinckneyville girls.
Surviving loaded Region 8-AAAAAAA was a huge challenge in itself for the Archer boys basketball team, which used that experience to pull off a first-round upset in the state tournament.
Six Gwinnett softball players and their Atlanta Premier 18-and-under fastpitch softball team are headed to Chinese Taipei for a series of games
Gwinnett County Public Schools’ Office of Athletics, Student Activities and Community Schools will host its Athlete/Parent Informational Night on Wednesday at Peachtree Ridge High School’s theater.
Archer's Maya Jackson's put back of a missed field goal at the buzzer gave the Tigers a 63-61 win over Forsyth Central in the first round of the Class AAAAAAA girls basketball state playoffs on Friday.
Gwinnett’s qualifying girls and boys basketball teams are catching their collective breath and bracing themselves for the GHSA state tournament, which tips off this weekend.
The Grayson Rams trailed early but seldom in their 79-61 win over the Archer Tigers in the Region 8-AAAAAAA boys basketball semifinals.
Over the final 6:21, the Bulldogs scored the games’ next five points to take re-gain a 7-point lead and held on down the stretch for an electrifying three-point win, 50-47 to not only reach Saturday’s region finals against Grayson but to also clinch its first home playoff game in more than a decade.
The win grants Archer back-to-back state playoffs appearances. The Tigers advance into the region semifinals to face tournament host Grayson at 8:30 p.m. on Friday.
Lanier’s Kameron Brown and Grayson’s Owen Pappoe led a contingent of 41 Gwinnett players on the Georgia Sports Writers Association’s 2018 All-State Football Team.
Parkview’s track and field program had two top placers, and Archer’s Myles Collins finished high in both distance races over the weekend at the 150-team Last Chance Invitational in Alabama.
Mill Creek junior Jake Magahey rewrote the Gwinnett County record book for the second straight year, and the team standings followed their usual trajectory, too.
Almost all of the Gwinnett County Swimming Diving and Diving Championships results had been read to the crowd Saturday night when the West Gwinnett Aquatic Center fire alarm went off.
Dacula senior Lauren Henderson repeated as Gwinnett County’s girls diving champion by a significant 52.15-point margin on Saturday morning.
Collins Hill’s Peter Smithson averaged 7.7 points per dive and totaled 56.65 points on the first day of county swim and dive championships. Four swimmers from different schools occupied the top four spots. Parkview’s Maxwell Pate edged North Gwinnett’s Nicholas Start for second place with 34.21 points. Stark’s 34.19 points settled him in third place in front of Hunter Misuraca from Mill Creek.