ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Alpharetta football will enter a new era in 2020 with the school recently announcing Jason Kervin will serve as the program’s fourth head coach. Kervin joins the Raiders after a 12-year stint with Alabama powerhouse Hoover High School, where he led the Bucs to six state cha…

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NORTH FULTON, Ga. — North Fulton swim and dive teams had standout performances at the 2020 GHSA swim and dive state championships Feb. 6-8. Dozens of athletes earned state titles, the girls teams of Blessed Trinity and Cambridge won team titles, and North Fulton schools nearly swept the boys…

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — Johns Creek boys basketball will enter the state tournament as the No. 4 seed from 7-AAAAAA after the Gladiators fell to Pope in the region tournament third-place game Saturday night.  The Gladiators battled back from a double-digit deficit but could not quite complete the…

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — Despite a strong regular season, Alpharetta girls basketball will enter the state tournament as the No. 4 seed from Region 7-AAAAAA after an abysmal region tournament. The Raiders entered the region tourney as the top seed but were dispatched handily in their two games, in…

ROSWELL, Ga. — Blessed Trinity junior Hannah Miniutti added to her list of accomplishments Jan. 27 when she was named the 2019-20 Gatorade Girls Cross-Country Runner of the Year, earning her the designation as the top female runner in the state for the athletic year.

NORTH FULTON, Ga. — The boys Region 7-AAAAAA tournament tips off this week at Chattahoochee. Nine teams will vie for the region title and the top four teams will earn berths in the state tournament.

NORTH FULTON, Ga. — The girls Region 7-AAAAAA tournament tips off this week at Chattahoochee. Nine teams will vie for the region title and the top four teams will earn berths in the state tournament.

NORTH FULTON/FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Five North Fulton and Forsyth County wrestling teams earned bids to the dual state wrestling championships Jan. 16-18, and all had strong showings. West Forsyth and Blessed Trinity took third place, and Cambridge and Mount Pisgah were fourth in their respec…

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — Johns Creek boys basketball made the most of its final home game of the regular season by giving all nine of the team’s seniors plenty of playing time while dominating Dunwoody, 98-58. The win keeps the Gladiators fourth in the 7-AAAAAA standings, one game behind Pope and …

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — After taking three tough losses in four games that dropped Johns Creek into a tie for third in the Region 7-AAAAAA standings, Friday night’s 53-47 win over Dunwoody could right the ship. Though the Wildcats (10-9, 7-7) erased a sizeable Johns Creek lead, the Gladiators too…

ROSWELL, Ga. — Cal Jennings, a 2015 graduate of Roswell High School, could soon join the U.S. professional soccer ranks after being drafted in the 2020 MLS SuperDraft on Jan. 9. The forward was taken in the first round, 17th overall, by FC Dallas.

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At the Fulton County swim and dive championships Jan. 9, local squads swept up the top spots. Johns Creek won the overall title and boys championship, while Cambridge girls earned the county title. More strong showings from Alpharetta, Centennial, Chattahoochee and Northview in the fastest meet on record. 

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — Chattahoochee High School graduate Marcus Sayles has rejoined the NFL ranks after signing a futures contract with the Minnesota Vikings. Sayles, a 2012 Hooch alum, has spent the last two seasons playing cornerback in the Canadian Football League. 

MILTON, Ga. — Cambridge senior Gavin Kane captured the top spot in the 170-lb. weight class in the 2020 Doc Buchanan Wrestling Tournament in Clovis, Calif. Jan. 4. The challenging tournament field featured wrestlers from over 100 high schools throughout the U.S. 

FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — After trailing by as many as 15 points on the road, Milton boys basketball knocked off West Forsyth to take control of the Region 5-AAAAAAA standings and make another claim as one of the top teams in Class 7A.   

ROSWELL, Ga.— Second-year Centennial head coach Matt Barksdale earned a signature win Friday night with his Knights earning an electrifying, overtime win over top-10 ranked Chattahoochee in front of a home crowd. The head coach did not understate the significance of the win.

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NORTH FULTON, Ga. — The following players were chosen as Appen Media’s 2019 All North Fulton football team based on their performances throughout the regular season and playoffs. The players are listed in no particular order.

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MILTON, Ga. — A last-minute Chattahoochee 3-pointer was the decisive blow in a tight battle of two of top teams in Region 7-AAAAAA Friday night at Cambridge. The Bears took their first lead of the second half in the final minute of play, but Hooch responded with a game-winning three from Kei…

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — St. Francis boys basketball improved to 7-0 in Region 6-A play with a 64-49 win over Mount Pisgah Friday night in a matchup of the top two teams in subregion B. The Knights after a strong start from the Patriots in the first quarter but held Mount Pisgah to 16 total points…

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — St. Francis senior Savannah Samuels had a standout night with 41 points to lead the Knights to a blowout, 101-50 win over Mount Pisgah Friday night in Johns Creek. The win put St. Francis at 3-0 in Region 6-A play with a month full of region contests ahead.

The year 2019 has been a great year for Fulton County Schools, and particularly for the amazing students, teachers and community in North Fulton. It is an honor to represent District 5 where I remain focused on providing opportunities for all kids to succeed in their chosen pathways.  

ATLANTA — Blessed Trinity secured its third straight state championship Friday night in a brawl against Oconee County, 17-14, and though they had raised the state championship trophy the two prior years, it was obvious the gravity of hoisting the hardware was not lost on those wearing Titans…

MILTON, Ga. — Milton boys basketball is living up to its high expectations, and the Eagles added credence to those who believe they are among the top teams in Class 7A with a controlling win over region foes Lambert Friday night.

MILTON, Ga. — For the past several seasons, Cambridge boys basketball has had plenty of talent, but there were always a few names on the roster that stood out. Some of those standouts have gone on to play collegiately, such as Kamar Robertson (Mercer) and Kyler Ingram (Emmanuel College), whi…