After leading his team to a 5-5 season in 2009, Matt LeZotte was one of the coaches rumored to be up for the Westside gig. But the former Patriot decided to remain with the Irish.
Greenbrier and Evans, two of the state's top softball programs, will compete in the same region for the first time since 2008 because of Georgia High School Association realignment.
Cody Shafer, who won an American Junior Golf Association event last week in Rome, Ga., seeks another victory in the Charles Howell III Junior Championship at West Lake Country Club.
Coach Brian Killips' risks rewarded the Knights with a successful season after their sluggish start: They made it all the way to the Class AAAA quarterfinals, winning two competitive games and ...
Outfielders Harrell and Shawn Ward and infielder Paul Bordon will be representing Columbia County when their Georgia College & State team plays for the Division II title.
Balanced with strong individual performances -- the Knights had plenty of those, too -- Evans was able to edge Lakeside by two points for the region track title.
The Georgia High School Association baseball playoffs will begin Friday afternoon with a loaded area home schedule.
Jameela Bryant booted in the third penalty kick and allowed only one goal while playing keeper during the shootout, boosting Evans to a 3-2 win over visiting Effingham County.
The Harlem baseball team thought it had a good showing last week, beating county rivals Lakeside and Evans in a five-day span.
William Wren has made tough things like this seem routine this spring at Evans as a senior member of both the soccer and track teams.
Greenbrier's defense bottled in Evans' attack, its offense created multiple eye-pleasing goals and the Wolfpack dismantled Evans 3-1 to all but wrap up an undefeated season.
Ben Black's grand slam was the difference-making hit in Lakeside's 5-2 Region 3-AAAA home victory over rival Evans.
Drill teams from 85 Georgia high schools met Saturday for the Georgia State Drill Meet.
Evans senior Tevin Nelson appeared relaxed Monday, finishing with three hits and driving in the go-ahead runs to help Evans beat Harlem 10-3.
Spring sports teams are hoping the weather dries out over the next couple of months.
Lakeside began its region schedule by defeating Evans 14-2 in six innings.
Glenn Hills was able to convert 24 free throws for a 72-63 win over Stockbridge in the second round of the Class AAAA playoffs Tuesday.
If Wilkinson County had not topped Aquinas for the Region 4-A boys championship Saturday night, the area would have had three region champions within a five-mile radius.
Matt Blume, a senior and the Knights' top returning pitcher, helped his team calm its first-game nerves during Evans' 3-2 victory Monday at rival Greenbrier.
Butler pummeled surprise quarterfinalist Evans 71-24 despite a poor shooting game, clinching its third consecutive state playoff appearance.