Meadowcreek enjoying playoff run | Georgia high school soccer

8:26 am May. 5, 2015

Meadowcreek coach Tyler LaFleur recently went back through Gwinnet County records and found only three playoff appearances for the Mustangs boys soccer program. All three appearances ended in the first round.

That changed last week.

Playing a man-down for the entire second half and overtime, Meadowcreek got a goal from Uriel Rivas early in the second overtime period and held on to stun No. 1 seed Central Gwinnett 2-1 in the first

Central Gwinnett completes region sweep | Boys Soccer Brackets

10:06 am Apr. 24, 2015

Central Gwinnett completed a perfect 8-0 run in challenging Region 8-AAAAAA with a 7-1 win over South Gwinnett on Wednesday. It’s the first region title at the AAAAA level for coach Cory Morgan’s Black Knights.

Central Gwinnett will host Meadowcreek at 7 p.m., Wednesday in the first round of the state tournament.

The Black Knights (13-3) are 6-0 against teams ranked by the AJC in all classifications and are No. 6

No. 1 Chattahoochee at No. 2 Roswell | Georgia high school soccer

7:50 am Apr. 22, 2015

The top two teams in state, No. 1 Chattahoochee and No. 2 Roswell, close out the regular season tonight on the Hornets’ pitch.

It’s a non-region game, and both teams already have locked up top seeds in the state tournament. But there is some buzz about the showdown between a pair of Fulton County upstarts.

“When we scheduled each other, we had no idea that either of us were going to be

Georgia high school soccer notebook

11:34 am Apr. 21, 2015

The GHSA expects to have the state tournament bracket completed Thursday. The first round kicks off April 29. All championship games will be played May 14-16 at Mercer University in Macon.

Clarkston (13-1-1) has locked up the top seed out of 6-AAAAA. Druid Hills and Dunwoody also have clinched state tournament berths.
Towers senior Kerry Mondesir leads DeKalb County with 18 goals and is tied with Cross Keys junior Roberto Martinez with

Central Gwinnett poised for first region title | Georgia high school soccer

11:15 am Apr. 14, 2015

Central Gwinnett has had a habit of contending, but never conquering the brutally tough Region 8-AAAAAA. The Black Knights are in position to change that this season.

Central Gwinnett entered the final week of region play poised to capture the program’s first region title in Class AAAAAA. The Black Knights began the week with a one-game lead over Parkview in Region 8-AAAAAA. They defeated Parkview 2-1 on

Star saves dad’s life | Georgia high school soccer

9:07 am Mar. 27, 2015

A high school soccer star helped his dad survive a massive heart attack, just two weeks after earning CPR certification through an athletic training class.

Around midnight on March 12, John Arndt, a senior captain on the North Gwinnett soccer team, was working on a class project, when his mother, Susan Arndt, called from upstairs, telling him to call 911..

John grabbed his phone, called 911 and headed upstairs . His dad

West Hall knocks off No. 1 Dawson County

12:03 am Mar. 25, 2015

It didn’t feel like a ho-hum high school soccer match in late March. No. 3 West Hall certainly celebrated like it meant much more.

The Spartans got overtime goals from Alejandro Romero and Simon Cobian and knocked off No. 1 Dawson County, 4-2, Tuesday in a Region 7-AAA showdown between a pair of state championship contenders.

Cobian scored a minute into the first overtime period, one-timing home his second goal of the