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Milton Tries To Finish The Drill Sans Mann

Milton has turned from perennial also-ran to one of the state's basketball dynasties under the leadership of coach David Boyd. The Eagles have made four consecutive final fours, and made the finals...

March 6, 2012

Cinderella Possibilities Dot Quarterfinals

The Class AAAAA boys quarterfinals present symmetrical pairings as ranked teams will face unranked foes in all four games. The state's top-ranked team, Milton, faces North Gwinnett, which is coming...

March 2, 2012

Dawson County, North Gwinnett Boys Move On

The Buford Wolves, Class AA finalists one year ago, traveled to Dawson County last night for the second round of the playoffs and were promptly bounced from the postseason 42-35. The Tigers were led...

March 1, 2012

Streaks Extended On First Day of Round Two

The Washington County girls made it 61 straight with a 57-46 victory overWestover. The two teams entered the contest in the top 10, but the Golden Hawks pulled away in the fourth quarter, leading at...

February 29, 2012

Tuesday Night Basketball Recap

February 28, 2012

Favorites Try To Avoid Upset In Round Two

Any discussion of the GHSA girls basketball playoffs must begin with discussion of the defending champions. Norcross is seeking a third straight title while Wesleyan and Buford are both chasing a...

February 28, 2012

Wesleyan, Milton land big first round wins

Walton had possession down by three with less than a minute left, but could not capitalize as No. 1 Milton held on for a 68-62 win in the first round of the Class AAAAA playoffs. The Raiders were not...

February 27, 2012

Several Programs Seeking Playoff Redemption

The Milton Eagles cruised to the 2010 Class AAAAA boys title and reached the finals last year with perhaps the most impressive collection of talent in Georgia. Norcross had other ideas, however, and...

February 24, 2012

Defending Girls Champions Look Strong

Squeaks, streaks, swishes and slam dunks will be all the rage over the next few weeks as five girls state champions will emerge from the state playoffs. Schools such as Washington County, Buford,...

February 23, 2012

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