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Walton Sweeps Latest Renewal of Hoops Rivalry

Tonight was Walton’s night. The host Raiders won both games of their grudgematch against neighborhood rival Wheeler in front of a statewide audience on GPB.org and to the delight of the sold-out "Pit” on the campus of Walton High School.

GPB Debuts Hoops Webcasts with Walton-Wheeler Backyard Brawl

On Tuesday night, mayhem will ensue in the North Atlanta suburb of east Cobb.

Girls High School Hoops Rankings - Week 4

In Class 5A, Norcross lost their first game of the season and was replaced by Hillgrove at the top. The Lady Blue Devils defeated defending Alabama 6A state champion Hoover in an interesting matchup of the two states' reigning state champs.

Boys High School Hoops Rankings - Week 4

Several of the state's most highly ranked teams competed in tournaments and invitationals over weekend, despite being knee-deep in region play. One of the most high-profile of those events was the Marriott Invitational, which as held at Norcross over the weekend.

Milton Outclasses Seattle Powerhouse Rainier Beach

Norcross High School hosted the third annual Marriott Invitational where some of the best basketball teams in Georgia showcased their talent to the rest of the country.

Top Wrestling Programs Highlight Clinch Gear Prep Slam

For wrestling enthusiasts seeking their latest fix of championship wrestling with the state dual championships delayed due to weather, the third annual Clinch Gear Prep Slam was held this past weekend at Holy Innocents’ and the action did not disappoint.

Score 44 Hoops - Second Edition

It's time for the second edition of the basketball Score 44! In our list of the top 22 boys and girls players in the state, we take into account which senior hoopsters are the best in the state of Georgia.

Girls High School Hoops Rankings - Week 3

Many of the same teams in the boys Class 5A rankings are the same in the girls rankings. Norcross is at the top with Milton at No. 3 and Campbell at No. 6. Also, like the boys rankings, the girls Class 5A rankings are dominated by metro Atlanta squads.

Boys High School Hoops Rankings - Week 3

Milton's win over perennial national power Oak Hill (Va.) on Saturday was the talk of the national high school basketball scene. Oak Hill was ranked No. 1 in the nation prior to the game, but the loss has cleared a path for another Georgia team to potentially take the top ranking.

Falcons Crushed In Playoff Loss

Just like that, the season is over for the Atlanta Falcons.

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