For the last few years, the Parkview Tip-Off Classic high school basketball event has had a distinct look, with the girls division featuring a series of games, often in round-robin format, among a handful of teams, while the boys division was a bracket-style tournament.

DACULA — Dacula got more than enough firepower from Kaleb Edwards, who piled up 281 yards of total offense, and the Falcons got a strong defensive effort to smother state rushing leader Jahmyr Gibbs and Dalton 49-18 Friday night at Barron Field.

DACULA — Hebron Christian stayed within striking distance of Athens Academy in Friday’s matchup for the Region 8-A championship. But the Spartans’ offense never stopped and eventually gave them the boost to finish off a 50-21 win against the Lions to claim the crown.

POWDER SPRINGS — Hebron Christian Academy has returned to the top of the volleyball mountain as it claimed its second state title, beating No. 1-ranked Walker, 26-14, 25-20, 25-10, Saturday at McEachern.

DACULA — With Athens Academy and Hebron Christian having already secured first place in their subregions before and a matchup between the two for the Region 8-A title looming next week, Friday’s contest was basically a scrimmage.