Recaps from Gwinnett County high school sports events from Monday, Feb. 18.
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.
Discovery’s Leslie Nkereuwem and Collins Hill’s Javyn Nicholson were named players of the year on All-Region 6-AAAAAAA Basketball Team, which was released Saturday by the league’s coaches.
Discovery's boys basketball program became both the first in school history to win a region championship, as well as the first to qualify for the state playoffs.
Peachtree Ridge’s boys basketball team gets to play for the Region 6-AAAAAAA Tournament on its home floor after Thursday night’s 47-34 victory over Duluth in the semifinals.
Two Gwinnett County high school football seniors are rare Georgia recruits for North Dakota State, which has won seven of the last eight FCS national championships.
A driving layup by Denver Bryant and some stingy defense in the closing moments saved Duluth’s girls basketball team from an upset Tuesday night.
No matter which mathematical equation is used, Peachtree Ridge forward James Williams has seen his production jump throughout his career on the soccer pitch.
The host Peachtree Ridge girls basketball team opened the Region 6-AAAAAAA Tournament with a 63-51 victory over Discovery on Monday.
It would be hard for North Gwinnett’s Addi Olvey to imagine at the beginning of her senior year the opportunities playing flag football would provide her.
In terms of seeding for next week’s Region 6-AAAAAAA Tournament, Friday’s boys basketball game at Discovery didn’t matter. Peachtree Ridge made a statement anyway.
Discovery’s girls basketball team built momentum for next week’s Region 6-AAAAAAA Tournament with a 56-49 win over visiting Peachtree Ridge 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.
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.