The Gainesville High rifle team recorded a victory over a strong North Forsyth squad, 1110-1097, on Thursday and improved to 3-0 on the season. <br />
Lauren Weaver owned the highest score of the night with a 289 -- one point short of an automatic invitation to the state championship. Chris Hernandez was the second-highest shooter overall with a 283, followed by Toderick Williams with a 269 and Noe Galvan, also shooting a 269. <br />
The Red Elephants will be travel to Lumpkin County on Thursday to shoot against their toughest opponent of the year.
Anderson Varejao made his first career 3-pointer with 17.2 seconds left, a 25th birthday present to teammate LeBron James, to give Cleveland a 106-101 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night, the Cavaliers' 11th victory in 12 games.
Even though things continue to get tougher the further you go in the playoffs, none of the five area teams still remaining would give up their spot as they prepare for Friday night’s quarterfinal action.