Peachtree Ridge's boys basketball team made an emphatic return to the Sweet 16 with a win over Berkmar.
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.
The 2019 traditional state tournament marks the first in which girls will wrestle in their own tournament. There are 10 weight classes, and all of the state’s classifications are combined. Weight go as low as 95 and up to 225. Girls could always wrestling in GHSA varsity matches, but have not had their own division until sectionals qualifying last week.
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.
Meadowcreek’s Jamir Chaplin and Norcross’ Morgan Robinson-Nwagwu were voted as the Region 7-AAAAAAA basketball players of the year by the region’s head coaches.
Parkview’s girls, Berkmar’s boys come up with victories in the third-place games of the Region 7-AAAAAAA basketball tournament.
Meadowcreek’s boys used a renewed defensive philosophy to beat Berkmar 53-35 in the semifinals of the Region 7-AAAAAAA basketball tournament.
Parkview’s girls basketball team truck early and often to move into the Region 7-AAAAAAA semifinals with a 73-7 win over Berkmar.
Berkmar’s boys basketball team used strong defense and balanced offense to rout Lakeside-DeKalb 55-32 in a Region 7-AAAAAAA basketball tournament quarterfinal.
Brookwood completed its three-peat on Saturday as the Broncos won the Region 7-AAAAAAA wrestling tournament held at Meadowcreek High School. Brookwood advanced all 14 of its wrestlers to next weekend’s sectionals at Lowndes.
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.
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.
Gwinnett County Public Schools’ Athletic and Activities Department will host its free Booster Essentials Program at two locations in the near future.
The Gwinnett Tipoff Club honored the best in local high school basketball this week with the announcement of its players of the month for November and December.
Gwinnett County is heavily represented in the recently-christened Georgia Sports Writers Association/Sandy rankings, and other notes from around Gwinnett County high school boys and girls basketball.
After Saturday evening’s wrestling finished up at Mountain View, Collins Hill returned to a familiar spot, even if it hasn’t been there in awhile.
Berkmar's boys basketball team defeated Heritage-Conyers 61-55 Wednesday night in the crossover round of the Tournament of Champions at Wheeler.
The Gwinnett Touchdown Club and Sports Medicine South awarded their annual Linda Jones Memorial Scholarships to 24 high school seniors at halftime of last weekend’s Rivalries of Gwinnett All-Star Game.
The 2018 edition of the Rivalries of Gwinnett All-Star football game was a waterlogged affair. Team Carrera defeated Team Dyer 30-7 as Discovery High School’s Kobe Johnson scored two touchdowns and was the unofficial game MVP.