The Gainesville girls tennis team swatted Cedar Shoals 5-0 in its first Region 8-AAAAA match of the season on Monday.<br />
Brinkley Frankum won 6-1, 6-4 at No. 1 singles, while Georgia Summer won 6-0, 6-0 in No. 2 singles. Katherine Wright also swept 6-0, 6-0 in No. 3 singles, while the doubles teams of Morgan Mercer/Lauren Carter and Martha McKinnon/Katherine Anderson each prevailed 6-0, 6-0.
The Georgia High School Association announced on Thursday that it will no longer hold its annual basketball championship games in the Macon Coliseum and is moving the contests to the University of Georgia's Stegeman Coliseum and Georgia Tech's McCamish Pavilion.
Baylor University demoted school President Ken Starr and fired football coach Art Briles on Thursday, issuing a scathing report over the university's handling of sexual assault complaints against players.