FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Jackson Butler, a recent graduate from West Forsyth High School, was chosen to receive the Mr. Wolverine award for his outstanding participation on the basketball court, in the classroom, and community. 

Congratulations to the Georgia Tiger Elite (GATE) U11 Girls team for their Championship win in the Vail Colorado Lacrosse Tournament June 17-19. The girls battled the weather and altitude to go 6-1-0 and defeat some tough competition from Colorado and Texas. Coached by David Cane and Reilly …

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MADISON, Wisc. — Cambridge High School rising senior Mike Hudson captured his sixth national championship June 29 by winning gold at the USA Boxing National Junior Olympics. Hudson retained his No. 1 national ranking by USA Boxing in the 17-18-year old heavyweight division by winning all fiv…

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CUMMING, Ga. — Cumming native Dylan Murry has established himself as a driver to beat after capturing two wins and three podiums in three consecutive races. Murry added additional hardware to his trophy case June 29 with a victory at the Tioga Downs Casino Resort 240 at Watkins Glen Internat…

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CUMMING, Ga. — Anyone else would call it a struggle, but Allison Hickman mapped out a path to soccer’s elite a long time ago. And, she would remind you, it’s a passion more than a struggle.

ROSWELL, Ga. — Ben Sutter has been with Roswell High School for 15 years and will take on a new role in the 2019-20 season when he becomes athletic director. Sutter joined Roswell as a paraprofessional before serving as the special education department head for nine years. He is also the hea…

MILTON, Ga. — Milton is reworking plans for youth football this fall after the city finalized a contract with the North Atlanta Football League June 3. The organization will become the second football provider in the city, replacing the Milton Steelers which will now be based out of King’s R…

FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Pinecrest Academy will join its fellow Forsyth County schools by converting its athletics field to turf this summer. Construction has started to install Deluxe Athletics turf for the school’s football, lacrosse and soccer programs. 

NORTH FULTON, Ga. — The 2019 GHSA football season will kick off this Friday in North Fulton for the Corky Kell 7-on-7 tournament. Games will begin the morning of June 14 with contests played at Roswell Area Parks football fields and Blessed Trinity, Centennial and Alpharetta high schools. 

ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Two Alpharetta natives will be among a field of the world’s best golfers this week at the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach Golf Links in California. Oliver Schniederjans and Chandler Eaton qualified for the tournament June 3 at Hawks Ridge Golf Club in Ball Ground. The U.S. Open r…

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MILTON, Ga. — Just over a week after Cambridge athletes and coaches were honored during the school’s ESPYs — a play on ESPN’s awards — Cambridge earned the state’s highest honor for overall athletics by capturing the Class 6A overall Director’s Cup. The award is based on a points system for …

ROSWELL, Ga. — Professional baseball organizations will consider enlisting Blessed Trinity’s CJ Abrams this week in the MLB Draft after the Titans’ standout was named the Gatorade Baseball Player of the Year for 2019 on May 23. Abrams is the first player to earn the accolade in BT’s successf…

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NORTH FULTON/FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Local schools earned high rankings in the 2018-19 Director’s Cup, which awards the top boys, girls and overall athletic programs based on each program’s top performing sports throughout the athletic year. 

GEORGIA — Four North Fulton and Forsyth County high school golf teams earned state titles May 20-21 at courses throughout the state. Johns Creek’s girls and boys teams swept the Class 6A titles, and two Forsyth County teams, the West Forsyth boys and Lambert girls, secured 7A championships. …

KENNESAW, Ga. — Milton’s reign over Georgia high school girls lacrosse continued May 18 with the Eagles capturing their third straight championship and 13th overall in the 15 seasons since the GHSA recognized lacrosse as a state championship sport. The Eagles have not been beaten by an in-st…

KENNESAW, Ga. — Blessed Trinity’s bid for a fourth straight state championship was denied by Starr’s Mill May 18 at Kennesaw State University. The Titans dug themselves into a sizeable first half deficit and could never quite recover with Starr’s Mill dominating faceoffs as BT struggled with…

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POWDER SPRINGS, Ga. — Pinecrest Academy’s first trip to the state finals ended in disappointment with the Paladins dropping their May 16 Class-A Private championship match with Wesleyan at McEachern High School.

NORTH FULTON/FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — The third round of the boys and girls soccer playoffs concluded May 8 with six North Fulton and Forsyth County teams advancing to the next round. Five local squads earned berths in the semifinals while the Pinecrest Academy girls secured a state championshi…

ALPHARETTA, Ga. — A familiar face in the Alpharetta community has been named the new girls varsity basketball coach. Rickey Jordan, who has served as the director of the Junior Raiders program for three years, will lead the Raiders girls program beginning in the 2019-20 season. 

NORTH FULTON/FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — The GHSA state lacrosse playoffs began with first round games played May 1-2. Eighteen North Fulton and Forsyth County teams earned berths in the second round which is slated to be played May 6-7.

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NORTH FULTON/FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Twenty North Fulton and Forsyth County programs began their quest for state titles this week in the first round of the state playoffs.