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Friday, Feb. 20, 2015

Predators thwart rally, advance

After Williston-Elko's furious rally tied the score early in the fourth quarter, Corrin Cannon and his Fox Creek teammates produced a final push to earn a 64-57 victory.
By Justin Williams

Lady Wolfpack eliminated from playoffs

Gainesville sophomore Taylor Hawks hit the game-winner to beat the buzzer and Greenbrier, 47-45, in the second round of the Class AAAAA state playoffs.
By Wayne Staats

Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015

Bill advances to let magnet students play on public school teams

ATLANTA - With a 6-2 vote Thursday, a Georgia House subcommittee advanced a bill that would allow students who attend magnet schools to play sports at the public schools they are assigned to.
By Walter C. Jones

Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015

Bulldogs roll in first round

HARLEM - Harlem defeated Monticello 63-40 in the first round of the Class AA playoffs Wednesday night.
By Farrell Brown

Wednesday's high school basketball boxes

High school basketball boxes from Wednesday, Feb. 18

Bruins oust Yellow Jackets from playoffs

South Florence withstood a fourth-quarter comeback and claimed victory in overtime in a 79-73 win over North Augusta in the first round of the Class AAAA playoffs.
By David Lee

Wildcats rout Eagles in first round of the state playoffs

Laney did what it always did in an 85-61 home win Wednesday against North Clayton in the first round of the Class AAA state playoffs.
By Wayne Staats

Cavaliers tennis star signs with Rebels

Augusta Prep tennis star Brook Stevens has signed with the University of Mississippi.
By Wayne Staats

Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015

Tuesday's high school basketball box scores

High school basketball box scores for Tuesday, Feb. 17

Greenbrier girls roll in state opener

The Greenbrier girls scored at will from start to finish of their opening-round game of the Class AAAAA Tournament, overwhelming Carver (Columbus), 86-54.
By Scott Rouch

Northside edges Richmond Academy

COLUMBUS, Ga. - Northside (Columbus) had to survive a missed layup with under 20 seconds to go to hold off Richmond Academy, 58-57, in a first-round game on Tuesday night in the girls Class AAAAA ...
By Joseph Myers

Laney girls pickup first round rout

The Laney girls forced 15 first-half turnovers and made 11 3-pointers to rout Westminster (Atlanta), 64-43, Tuesday night at Laney in the first round of the Class AAA state playoffs.
By Wayne Staats

Mustangs open playoffs in dominating fashion

Midland Valley used the duo of Kameron and Broderick Brown to near perfection Tuesday night as the Mustangs rolled past North Myrtle Beach 70-47 in the first round of the Class AAA playoffs.
By David Lee

Cross Creek rallies, wins at the buzzer

They celebrated as they left they floor. They cheered in the locker room. And when they returned to the basketball court later, the Lady Razorbacks were still making noise after Tuesday night's ...
By Chris Gay

Monday, Feb. 16, 2015

Aiken battles to victory in playoff opener

Aiken saw a double-digit lead disappear in the first half but avoided a repeat performance down the stretch to beat North Myrtle Beach 62-50 in the first round of the Class AAA playoffs.
By David Lee

Area baseball programs seek deeper playoff finishes

Evans, Greenbrier and Westside should be counted on as playoff contenders as each team returns most of its cores and enters the season healthy.
By David Lee

Lady Wolfpack embrace high expectations

After winning a region title, the Greenbrier girls basketball team is set to begin a run for a state championship.
By Wayne Staats

Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015

Wildcats soar past Hawks, claim region title

The Laney boys basketball team beat Washington County to earn the region title.
By Wayne Staats

Lady Wildcats take region title

Laney's girls basketball team beat Hephzibah to win a region tournament championship.
By Wayne Staats

Friday, Feb. 13, 2015

Friday's high school basketball boxes

High school basketball boxes for Friday, Feb. 13
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