Sutton, Lewis named players of year in 5-AAAAAA

10:03 am Feb. 12, 2016

Ashton Sutton of Woodstock (girls) and Chris Lewis of Milton (boys) are the players of the year in Region 5-AAAAAA as selected by the coaches. The first and second team and the players and coaches

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Traditional State Wrestling Championships Day 1

11:20 pm Feb. 11, 2016

Score Atlanta

Class AAA-AAAAAA opened the traditional state wrestling championships Thursday at the Infinite Energy Arena in Gwinnett County. In Class AAAAAA, three-time defending traditional champion Archer saw eight of its 11 wrestlers advance into the semifinals, including individual defending state champions Quinn Miller (220), Daniel Bullard (182), Thomas Bullard (170) and Chris Diaz (145). Class AAAAA’s reigning champion Camden County got off to a blazing start as Tyler Crew (106), Lucas

Hodges, Jordan named players of year in 2-AAAAAA

5:49 pm Feb. 10, 2016

Here are the Region 2-AAAAAA all-region teams as selected by the coaches of the region.

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Player of the year: Tierra Hodges, Alcovy

First team

Alexia Chatman, Newton

Tierra Hodges, Alcovy

Kierra Johnson-Graham, Tuker

Jayla Morrow, Tucker

Mariya Trimble, Tucker

Second team

Imani Broadnax, Newton

Jonai

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GHSA Traditional State Wrestling Championships return to Gwinnett

3:05 pm Feb. 10, 2016

By Score Atlanta

What: Georgia High School Association State Traditional Wrestling Championships

Where: Infinite Energy Arena (Gwinnett)

When: Thursday, 2 p.m., Class AAA-AAAAAA preliminaries; Friday, 9 a.m., Class AAA-AAAAAA preliminaries; 11 a.m., Class A-AA preliminaries; Saturday, 9:30 a.m., Consolation matches all classes; 3 p.m. Finals all classes

The 2016 GHSA Traditional State Wrestling Championships return to the Infinite Energy Arena (formerly Arena at Gwinnett Center) Thursday-Saturday to crown this year’s team champions as well

Weather pushes back basketball tournaments

3:29 pm Feb. 9, 2016

Several high school basketball region tournaments, including four in Class AAAAAA,  have been postponed because of weather, and others might follow suit.

Cobb, Fulton, Cherokee and Forsyth counties have canceled after-school activities because of

Toomer, Oden named players of year in 6-AAAA

10:07 am Feb. 9, 2016

This is the all-region team for Region 6-AAAA as selected by the region’s coaches.

The players of the year are Grady’s Avi Toomer, who is committed to Bucknell, and Marist’s Dominique Oden, who has signed with

Updated: Five good teams are about to be gone

9:29 am Feb. 9, 2016

Here are updates to Tuesday’s story, which featured five big games in which a top team was going to lose.

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At least five very good boys basketball teams will see their seasons end Tuesday in region

Valdosta hires Rodemaker as football coach

9:21 pm Feb. 8, 2016

Valdosta promoted defensive coordinator Alan Rodemaker to head football coach on Monday night, the Valdosta Daily Times reported.

Rodemaker had been Valdosta’s defensive coordinator the past six seasons under Rance Gillespie, who resigned last month to