partlycloudy
Wednesday May 27th, 2015 6:01PM

8-AA championship: Jefferson boys, Rabun County girls claim titles

By staff
GREENSBORO -- The Jefferson boys and Rabun County girls each notched region championships on Saturday in Greensboro.

The Dragons defeated Greene County 53-51 on the Tigers' home floor to claim the 8-AA title and No. 1 seed for next week's state playoffs.

Meanwhile, the Lady Wildcats also relegated the Greene County girls to second place in 8-AA, winning 76-51 in the girls title game.

The Rabun County boys also finished as the No. 3 seed, while the Union County girls hammered the Jefferson girls 58-32 in the consolation game.
© Copyright 2015 AccessNorthGa.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Bartus, Icemen shuts out Gwinnett
Garrett Bartus pitched a 42 save shutout, as the Evansville IceMen topped the Gwinnett Gladiators on a New year
10:23PM ( 1 year ago )
Gator Bowl Preview Capsule
A rematch of last year's Capital One Bowl, which Georgia won 45-31 in Orlando.
8:52PM ( 1 year ago )
Millsap's 34 leads Hawks past Celtics
Paul Millsap had season highs with 34 points and 15 rebounds as the Hawks rallied from an 18-point deficit for a 92-91 win over the Boston Celtics on Tuesday afternoon.
7:44PM ( 1 year ago )
Sports
Big Red Shootout: Buford foils Lady Elephants' upset bid in finale
Buford junior Camille Anderson knows to forget about the past during games.
11:09PM ( 1 year ago )
Boys basketball: Knights rebound with win over Centennial
The Johnson boys bounced back after a loss to Grayson on Friday with a 94-72 win Saturday night over Centennial in the Duluth Jingle Jam.
10:43PM ( 1 year ago )
Girls basketball: Dawson falls in Battle of States finals
Dawson County fell behind early and could not complete the comeback in a 70-65 loss to Hayesville, N.C. in the championship game of The Battle of the States Tournament Saturday night.
10:38PM ( 1 year ago )
High School Sports
THE LATEST: Nike says it is cooperating in FIFA probe
ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:___11:40 p.m. (2140 GMT), 5:40 p.m. EDT)Nike says it is cooperating with authorities in the U.S. probe of FIFA, the governing body of soccer worldwide.On...
5:49PM ( 12 minutes ago )
Baseball: GHS falls to Greenbrier in Game 3
In the end, it was wasn’t worth the wait...
2:45PM ( 3 hours ago )
G-Braves SS faces rape, kidnapping charges in Ohio
A Gwinnett Braves baseball player is facing rape and kidnapping charges after an incident on the team's road series in Columbus, Ohio over the weekend.
2:26PM ( 3 hours ago )
Baseball: GHS-Greenbrier title game postponed til noon Wednesday
The deciding Game 3 of the Gainesville-Greenbrier Class AAAAA championship series has been postponed due to repeated inclement weather...
11:30AM ( 6 hours ago )
Cavs advance to NBA Finals with rout of Hawks
The championship LeBron James craves more than any other, the one he came back home to get, is four wins away. The Cavaliers are in the NBA Finals...
By The Associated Press
10:23AM ( 7 hours ago )