The East Hall Junior Vikings defeated Johnson 9-1 on Monday. <br />
Pitcher Carly Winters, had 11 strikeouts in the win.<br />
Meanwhile, Jennifer Lopez led East Hall, reaching base four times. Kaitlyn Daniel, MaKenzie Allen, Katie Wilson, MaKayla Wilson, Carly Winters, and Alex Rodriguez also produced at the plate.
Gainesville's Spencer Ralston was named Class AAAAA boys player of the year, while North Hall's Bartley Forrester was named first team for Class AAAA boys in the 2016 Georgia High School Golf Coaches Association (GHSGCA) All-State team released this week.
The response amongst northeast Georgia's coaches was overwhelmingly positive following the Georgia High School Association's announcement on Thursday that it will no longer hold its annual basketball championship games in the Macon Coliseum.