Recaps from Gwinnett County high school sports events from Monday, Feb. 18.
After another strong GHSA state wrestling traditional wrestling tournament, the future looks just as bright for Gwinnett individuals and teams.
Team runner-up finishes by Collins Hill and Buford highlight Gwinnett’s weekend at the GHSA State Traditional Wrestling Championships in Macon.
Gwinnett’s female wrestlers find a league of their own, and other notes from the GHSA’s State Traditional Wrestling Championships in Macon.
Mill Creek’s girls basketball team went on the road Saturday night for an upset of Brookwood in the first round of the Class AAAAAAA state playoffs.
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.
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.
Brookwood’s boys and girls teams and Mill Creek’s Jake Magahey had dominating performances as the GHSA’s State Swimming Championships last Saturday.
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.
Freshman Shannon Niles was an unlikely hero with a layup with two seconds left, lifting Brookwood’s girls to the Region 7-AAAAAAA Tournament championship witha 50-48 win over Norcross.
Brookwood’s girls basketball teams got its transition game going to run past Parkview 49-33 in the semifinals of the Region 7-AAAAAAA tournament.
Unsung heroes step up to help Parkview’s boys basketball team earn its first state tournament berth since 2008 with a 57-44 win over rival Brookwood in a Region 7-AAAAAAA basketball quarterfinal game.
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.
Dacula senior Lauren Henderson repeated as Gwinnett County’s girls diving champion by a significant 52.15-point margin on Saturday morning.
Dacula’s girls continue on a record-breaking season, and other notes from around Gwinnett County high school basketball.
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.