The Nike Nationals, a girls EYBL event, returns to North Augusta's Riverview Park this week as many of the top girls high school basketball players compete.
On Monday, Georgia public schools began the first day of football conditioning.
Justin Gibbs, one of the area's top receivers, is transferring from Aquinas to Grovetown. The 6-foot-2, 196-pound Gibbs had 646 receiving yards and seven touchdowns as a junior as the Irish reached the GHSA Class A private state championship game.
Aiken native Dru McPherson Nix is retiring from full-time duty as associate commissioner of the South Carolina High School League, where she made her mark on prep sports in the state.