Garrett Gooden of St. Pius put on a show befitting the Under Armor and Louisville Slugger All-American that he is in the first-round of the baseball state playoffs last weekend.
Gooden, who has signed with Georgia …
We’re on to the second round of the boys state soccer tournament. Here are some of the biggest matchups ahead:
No. 9 Norcross at No. 2 Lakeside, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday
No. 8 Duluth at No. 6 Pebblebrook, 7 p.m., Tuesday
No. 3 Dalton at No. 2 Greenbrier, 5:30 p.m., Tuesday
No. 8 Gainesville at No. 1 McIntosh, TBA
No. 6 Grady at No. 8 Veterans, 6:30 p.m., Tuesday
No. 9 North Oconee vs. No. 7 Cairo
Etowah, the No. 3 seed from tough Region 5-AAAAAA, knocked off defending Class AAAAAA champion Parkview on Friday night when Etowah batter Bryant Madden was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in the bottom of the 10th inning and two outs. Etowah won 3-2. The Eagles had won the opener 4-0.
Below are details from that game and several other first-round playoff series Friday. Will continue to update through the …
The opening round of the lacrosse playoffs begins on Monday, but the area tournaments which determine state playoff seedings don’t end until Saturday. Before the state tournaments begin, we’ll post predictions to go with a …