Photos from Tuesday night's Gwinnett County Middle School basketball finals, featuring Dacula vs. Trickum boys and McConnell vs. Pinckneyville girls.
The second-round Class AAAAAAA boys/girls state tournament doubleheader between Grayson and Norcross feature two top-10 clashes.
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.
The No. 1 seed Grayson girls basketball team stalled a South Forsyth comeback to win 68-49 in the first round of the Class AAAAAAA state basketball tournament at home Saturday.
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.
Greater Atlanta Christian's girls basketball team defeated Ringgold 61-47 in the first round of the Class AAA state tournament on Friday.
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.
Norcross’ girls ride a fast start to an 83-45 win over Mountain View in the first round of the Class AAAAAAA state basketball tournament.
Archer's Maya Jackson's put back of a missed field goal at the buzzer gave the Tigers a 63-61 win over Forsyth Central in the first round of the Class AAAAAAA girls basketball state playoffs on Friday.
In a flash, Buford’s girls basketball team won the opening tip Friday night and turned it into an Ebony Grant layup.
It was clear from the start the Lanier Longhorns would have no trouble with their first-round playoff matchup against the Alexander Cougars, especially on the defensive end.
LAWRENCEVILLE — McConnell Middle School’s Sydney Harris was a seventh grader when Snellville Middle School’s girls basketball team eliminated the Tigers the Eastern Division championship last year.
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.
Historically, a loss to Holy Innocents’ in the region championship game has not kept the Wesleyan girls basketball team from its ultimate goal. For that to happen again, the two-time defending state champion Wolves need a much better performance than Saturday night.
The Lanier girls basketball team capped off a perfect run through region play when it captured the Region 8-AAAAAA title with a 38-32 win over Winder-Barrow on Saturday night.
It clinched the first region title for the Grayson boys basketball program, making Saturday night’s sweep a historic one for both first-time champions when for years Grayson’s basketball programs lacked a history or tradition of winning.
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.
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.
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.
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.
No girls basketball team in Region 6-AAAAAAA challenged Collins Hill in the regular season, a trend that continued into this week’s region tournament.
The Grayson girls basketball team fought through a few different periods in which its offense slowed down and allowed Newton to close in during its Region 8-AAAAAAA semifinal game at Grayson High School on Friday night.
Parkview’s girls, Berkmar’s boys come up with victories in the third-place games of the Region 7-AAAAAAA basketball tournament.
The Duluth girls basketball team’s late rally stunned Mill Creek and sent the Wildcats to the Region 6-AAAAAAA Tournament finals, where they will face Collins Hill.
Norcross’ girls jump on Central Gwinnett early and roll to a 61-41 victory in the semifinals of the Region 7-AAAAAAA basketball tournament.
Notre Dame Academy girls basketball player Luisa Smolynsky made history as the school's first student athlete to sign a national letter of intent on Wednesday's National Signing Day.
LOGANVILLE — Second quarters have not been too kind to Newton this season, especially in their Region 8-AAAAAAA first-round matchup against South Gwinnett with a spot in the state playoffs on the line.
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.
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.
Central Gwinnett’s girls rally from down double digits to force overtime, and score a 65-60 win over Lakeside-DeKalb in the quarterfinals of the Region 7-AAAAAAA basketball tournament.