Photos from Tuesday night's Gwinnett County Middle School basketball finals, featuring Dacula vs. Trickum boys and McConnell vs. Pinckneyville girls.
Dacula used its size to beat Trickum 55-40 for the Gwinnett County boys middle school basketball championship.
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.
Dacula's girls basketball team overcame a third-quarter deficit and defeated Douglas County 60-55 in the Class AAAAAA state playoff opener on Friday.
After withstanding its second challenge from Osborne this basketball season, the Dacula Middle boys are where they feel they belong — in the Gwinnett County Middle School finals.
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.
Lanier’s basketball program racked up some of the top awards on the All-Region 8-AAAAAA Basketball Team, released recently by the league’s coaches.
Collins Hill’s Peter Smithson takes home his third straight state championship at the Georgia High School Association’s 2019 State Diving Championships at Georgia Tech.
Lanier back up is Region 8-AAAAAA Duals championship with a victory in the traditional region tournament last weekend, while Dacula’s wrestling team racked up four individual titles in the meet.
Dacula defensive back and wide receiver Jaiev Khan has continued a string of junior college commitments for the Falcons. He announced his verbal commitment to play at Garden City Community College.
Daily Post Super Six Track and Field athlete Elsie Igberaese of Dacula plans to leave no room for doubt in her quest for a state championship sweep in the throwing events this spring.
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.
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.
Sion James and older brother Jehloni James played a pivotal role as Lanier’s boys basketball team held off Dacula 71-66 for a key Region 8-AAAAAA road win Friday night.
Lanier’s girls built a huge lead, then withstood a furious comeback attempt by Dacula before pulling away down the stretch for a 53-42 Region 8-AAAAAA road win Friday night.
Dacula’s girls continue on a record-breaking season, and other notes from around Gwinnett County high school basketball.
Former Peachtree Ridge boys basketball coach Kieth Arrington didn’t stray from coaching high school basketball long after stepping down at the end of last season. He took over as head coach of T.L. Hanna High School’s boys basetball team in Anderson, S.C., shortly after Marcus Diggs was announced as his replacement at Peachtree Ridge.