State tennis finalists nearly complete

6:35 am May. 3, 2016

Four girls teams and three boys teams still have a chance to repeat as state tennis champions.

Still in the running among the boys teams are Lakeside Evans, Marist and Westminster. Still having a chance to

Girls determine state, sectional golf qualifiers

5:19 pm Apr. 29, 2016

The region championships for girls golf  teams have all been determined. Each region champion and others who met the qualifying score, earn an automatic spot in the state tournament. Other teams who came up short

Boys determine state, sectional golf qualifiers

6:05 am Apr. 26, 2016

The region championships for boys teams have all been determined. Each region champion and others who met the qualifying score, earn an automatic spot in the state tournament. Other teams who came up short at

Defending Tennis Champions Begin Quest to Repeat

1:07 am Apr. 19, 2016

The state tennis tournaments have started, with each of the defending champions in the field with a chance to repeat.

Here’s a look at who last year’s winners will meet in the first round of the playoffs.

Boys

Class AAAAAA: Defending champion Walton opens the playoffs with a match against Dacula. The Raiders beat Etowah 3-2 in the Region 5 championship match.

Class AAAAA: Lakeside-Evans will meet Statesboro in the first round of the

Tennis: Etowah girls snap Walton’s region streak at 12

8:41 am Apr. 15, 2016

The Etowah girls have ended Walton’s 12-year dominance in region tennis.

The Eagles beat the Raiders in the Region 5-AAAAAA championship match on Thursday at the Fair Oaks Tennis Center to put an ended to one of the state’s most emphatic streaks of success. It was Walton’s first region tournament loss since 2003.

The decisive points came from Etowah’s No. 2 doubles team of Emily Ayers and Maddie Mewett, which gave the

Golf: Columbus wins 41st Hardaway Invitational

5:38 am Apr. 12, 2016

Columbus won the 41st Larry Gaither Hardaway Invitational at Bull Creek by three shots and has won the event for three of the last four years. Columbus led by two shots at the halfway points

Bremen freshman sets Oak Mountain record

6:15 am Apr. 5, 2016

Freshman Tyler Lipscomb of Bremen shot a tournament-record 7-under 65 to win the Oak Mountain Championship in Carrollton. He won by seven shots and shaved three strokes off the previous best score. Lipscomb has made a verbal commitment to Alabama.

Lovett won the team championship with a 308 and Northgate was second with a 311.

Northgate boys captures Trojan Invitational

Northgate, led by Jaden Hall, took the 36-hole Greenway Trojan Invitational in Carrollton

Milton, Starr’s Mill tennis win Deco titles

5:44 am Apr. 1, 2016

The Milton girls and Starr’s Mill boys won their divisions at the recent Deco Turf High School Tennis Team Championships in Chattanooga.

Milton’s Morgan Liptak and Starr’s Mill’s John Hunter were each named MVPs for their