SOUTH EFFINGHAM 3
S.E. 100 000 2 – 3 9 1
Greenbrier 202 021 x – 7 12 2
South Effingham–Ryan Nagle, Ryan McClendon (5), Albee Johnson (5), Trey Miller (6) and Dillon Griffin. Greenbrier–Austin Robinson and Taylor Glover. W–Robinson (5-0). L–Nagle ().
2B–Griffin (SE), Glover (G), Jordan Hunt (G).
Leading Hitters: South Effingham–Chandler Fritts 3 for 3. Greenbrier–Clint Hardy 3 for 3; Glover 3 for 4; Spencer Duffy 3 for 4.
Records: Greenbrier 13-2, 7-0 Region 2-AAAA; South Effingham 13-4, 4-3 Region 2-AAAA. Next: Lakeside at Greenbrier, 6 p.m., Tuesday.
Greenbrier 202 100 1 – 6 11 0
Statesboro 001 101 0 – 3 10 1
Spencer Duffie, Adam Grice (7) and Taylor Glover. Colin Chance, Will Stuart (5), Ricky Cook (6) and Justin Mee. W–Duffie (1-0). L-Chance. S–Grice (3).
2B–Hunter Boose (G), Clint Hardy (G).
Leading Hitters: Greenbrier–Clint Hardy 3 for 5, Jordan Hunt 3 for 3, Duffie 2 for 3. Statesboro–Hayden Rollins 2 for 4, Chance 2 for 3.
BENEDECTINE 9, GREENBRIER 8 (OT)
Goals: Benedectine–Bobby Crider 3, Liam Cunningham 2, Connor DeWitt 2, Zac Park, Zack Scott. Greenbrier–Tyler Starnes 3, Nick Sidow 2, Taylor Smith 2, Clay Singletary. Assists: Benedectine–Thomas Ballew. Greenbrier–Singletary 3, Sidow, Alan Troutman. Goalkeepers: Benedectine–Andrew McAnaulty (5 saves). Greenbrier–Troutman (7 saves).
Record: Greenbrier 6-4. Next: Greenbrier at Hammond, 5 p.m., April 11.
SOUTH EFFINGHAM 0
Goals: Bay Daniel, Katie Belser, Raven Rose, Nadia Maaouia, Ashton Bowles, Mikaela Meyering, Taylor Asendorf, Baylie Gray, Cici Capps, Brooke Christensen. Assists: Belser 3, Capps, Sam Clark, Daniel 3, Gray. Goalkeepers: Greenbrier–Whitney Roberts (2 saves).
Record: Greenbrier 13-0-1, 9-0 Region 2-AAAA. Next: Statesboro at Greenbrier, 5:30 p.m. April 13.
Track and Field
Battle at the Branch Invitational
at Flowery Branch
Greenbrier 82.5, Collins Hill 77.5, Athens Christian 64, North Oconee 51, Tucker 51, North Hall 51, Creekside 50, Winder-Barrow 41.5, South Gwinnett 33.5, Flowery Branch 30, Gainesville 23, Central 18, Miller Grove 17.5, Pickens County 10, Duluth 10, Habersham Central 5.5, West Forsyth 4, Johnson 4.
High jump–Zack Lillie, Athens Christian, 6-02; Pole vault–Austin Eckenroth, Flowery Branch, 14-06; Long jump–Jamonte Riden, Winder-Barrow, 22-07.5; Triple jump–Mark Watts, South Gwinnett, 44-02; Discus throw–Jordan Pickeral, AC, 154-03.5; Shot put–Pickeral, AC, 50-04.75; 4x100 relay–Austin Lewis, Mario Terry, Thomas Harris, Sam Davies, Collins Hill, 42.67; 1600 run–Luis Gonzalez, North Hall, 4:25.76; 400 dash–Yusef Minor, Tucker, 49.9; 100 dash–Sidney Buchannon, Creekside, 10.85; 110 hurdles–Davies, CH, 15.05; 800 run–Brandon Coombs, Greenbrier, 1:56.48; 200 dash–Buchannon, Creekside, 21.94; 300 hurdles–Davies, CH, 40.31; 3200 run–Tucker LoCicero, NH, 10:03.42; 4x400 relay–Coombs, Jeremy Harden, Elias Madrid, Gavin Harden, Greenbrier, 3:21.64.
Collins Hill 86, Greenbrier 78, West Hall 71, Athens Christian 60.5, West Forsyth 47.5, North Hall 47, Flowery Branch 43, Winder-Barrow 35, South Gwinnett 34, Creekside 24, Johnson 19, Tucker 17.5, Habersham Central 17.5, Gainesville 17.5, North Oconee 17.5, Pickens County 9.
High jump–Snowie Saunders, WF, 5-04; Sydney Rodkey, North Oconee, 11; Long jump–Katherine Randolph, FB, 17-08; Triple jump–LeNiesha Kearse, WH, 34-04.5; Discus throw–Samantha Cortese, AC, 126-04; Shot put–Tanisha Somnerour, HC, 39-02; 4x100 relay–Kaitlin Lucius, Kayla Tyson, Kali Cox, Alexis Starks, Greenbrier, 48.82; 1600 run–Destiny Jenkins, AC, 5:31.12; 400 dash–Monique Bennett, CH, 58.83; 100 dash–Maia Booker, WH, 12.17; 100 hurdles–Kearse, WH, 14.89; 800 run–Jenkins, AC, 2:25.92; 200 dash–Booker, WH, 25.43; 300 hurdles–Kearse, WH, 47.7; 3200 run–Victoria Rogers, NH, 11:53.25; 4x400 relay–Bennett, Payton Wilson, Nicole Caspari, Chandler Phillips, CH, 4:04.16.
2011-12 Georgia Sportswriters
Mr. Basketball: Tony Parker, Miller Grove, Sr.
Miss Basketball: Pachiyaanna Roberts, McEachern, Sr.
Player of the Year: Tahj Shamsid-Deen, Columbia
Coach of the Year: Jarrod Davis, Drew
Tahj Shamsid-Deen, Columbia, Jr., 5-9; Brannen Greene, Mary Persons, Jr., 6-5; Eric Wortham, Eagle’s Landing, Jr., 6-5; Jontavious Carter, Crisp County, Sr., 6-4; Walter Foster, Washington-Atlanta, Sr., 6-7.
Ken Jackson, Monroe Area, Sr., 5-8; Jarmal Reid, Columbia, Sr., 6-7; Tristen Harrell, Dalton, Sr., 6-2; Josh Barge, Carrollton, Sr., 6-1; Frank Booker, Westside-Augusta, Jr., 6-2.
Honorable mentions: Juwan Burden, Washington County, Sr.; Isaiah Dennis, Eagle’s Landing, Jr.; Kyle Doyle, Josey, Jr.; Derrick Frye, Drew, Sr.; Darius Miles, Washington-Atlanta, Sr.; Nick Peters, Walnut Grove, Sr.; Dimychael Ross, Allatoona, Sr.; Ronkeem Sallywhite, Thomson, Sr.; Dre Souder, Henry County, Jr.; Jhaustin Thomas, Columbia, Sr.
Player of the Year: Jammie West, Laney
Coach of the Year: Jerry Hunter, Laney
Jammie West, Laney, Sr., 6-2; T.J. Shipes, Buford, Sr., 6-7; Devin Atkins, Vidalia, Sr., 5-6; Saiquan Terry, Manchester, Sr., 5-11; Willie Clayton, Thomasville, Sr., 6-7.
Shaquille Cook, Laney, Sr., 6-6; J.C. Hampton, East Hall, Sr., 6-1; Jeff Blanton, Jordan, Sr., 5-8; Tim Pierce, Albany, Sr., 6-2; Delano Spencer, Greater Atlanta Christian, Jr., 6-2.
Honorable mentions: James Arnold, South Atlanta, Sr.; Tookie Brown, Morgan County, Fr.; Nick Burke, Putnam County, Sr.; Shaq Calhoun, Model, Sr.; Leonard Floyd, Dodge County, Sr.; Jerome Hill, Cook, Sr.; Ibn Sumner, Appling County, Sr.; C.J. Turman, Morgan County, Soph.; Zach Vess, North Murray, Jr.
Player of the Year: Kenneth Gaines, Whitefield Academy
Coach of the Year: Tyrone Johnson, Whitefield Academy
Kenneth Gaines, Whitefield Academy, Sr., 6-3; Houston Kessler, Landmark Christian, Sr., 6-8; Ahmed Hill, Aquinas, Soph., 6-4; Demarcus Daniels, Turner County, Sr., 6-6; Armani Moore, Mount Paran Christian, Sr., 6-5.
Zach Lillie, Athens Christian, Sr., 6-8; Kenan Palmore, Paideia, Sr., 6-2; Willie Jackson, Athens Christian, Fr., 6-4; Shane Smith, Wesleyan, Sr., 6-3; Emmanuel Ezoua, Lanier County, Sr., 6-4.
Honorable mentions: Denzel Council, Wilkinson County, Sr.; Junior Gnonkonde, Lanier County, Sr.; Johnathan Howard, Wilcox County, Jr.; Stephon Jelks, North Cobb Christian, Soph.; Mohammed Jihad, W.D. Mohammed, Sr.; Gary McGinty, Savannah Country Day, Jr.; Austin Pearson, Lakeview Academy, Sr.; Vincent Powell, Calhoun County, Sr.; A.J. Smith, Dooly County, Jr.; Connor Smith, St. Francis, Sr.
Player of the Year: Allisha Gray, Washington County
Coach of the Year: Chantay Frost, Columbia
Gabby Bevillard, Oconee County, Jr., 6-2; Zuri Frost, Columbia, Sr., 5-7; Allisha Gray, Washington County, Jr., 5-11; Precious Person, Drew, Sr., 6-2; Elise Spann, Allatoona, Jr., 5-10.
DyTiesha Dunson, Westover, Sr., 5-8; Kaelyn Irby, Cartersville, Soph., 5-8; Nasheema Oliver, Crisp County, Soph., 6-3; McKenna Rushton, North Hall, Sr., 5-11; Miah Spencer, Columbia, Jr., 5-6.
Honorable mentions: Shamiya Brooks, Troup, Sr.; Zonesha Davis, Rutland, Sr.; Brittany Ezell, Allatoona, Jr.; Azia Gibson, Westside-Augusta, Jr.; Tiana Grissom, Woodward Academy, Jr.; Tiffani Harrison, Hephzibah, Sr.; Kenyata Hendrix, Carrollton, Jr.; Shon Kitchens, Washington County, Soph.; Braxtyn Talton, Westside-Macon, Sr.; Brittany Tatum, LaGrange, Jr.
Player of the Year: Kaela Davis, Buford
Coach of the Year: Liz Kennedy, Lovett
Queen Alford, Decatur, Sr., 5-9; Ariel Butts, Carver-Columbus, Sr., 6-3; Kaela Davis, Buford, Jr., 6-1; Tatianna Jackson, Lovett, Sr., 5-9; Jasmine Jenkins, East Hall, Sr., 5-8.
Brianna Cummings, Greater Atlanta Christian, Soph., 5-10; Ta’Kierra Gibbs, Putnam County, Sr., 5-8; Jasmine Mapp, Brooks County, Sr., 5-10; Timia Reynolds, Model, Jr., 5-9; Sydney Umeri, Lovett, Jr., 6-1.
Honorable mentions: Andrea Benford, Morgan County, Sr.; Andraya Carter, Buford, Sr.; Khadijah Cave, Laney, Jr.; Ginny Channell, North Oconee, Soph.; Quiondra Darrisaw, Dublin, Jr.; Morgan Jackson, East Hall, Sr.; Jordan Livesay, River Ridge, Jr.; Keamoney Locke, Jeff Davis, Sr.; Sydni Means, Greater Atlanta Christian, Soph.; Kristina Nelson, Buford, Jr.