SUGAR HILL -- The East Hall volleyball team took its season record to 20-3 via a two-match sweep of Meadowcreek (25-15, 25-14) and Lanier (25-23, 25-21) on Thursday in Sugar Hill.<br />
Jessica Chmiel had 16 points on serve with 3 aces, 3 kills, 1 assist, 1 block and 5 digs, while Minette Maldonado had 2 points on serve with 1 ace, 6 kills, 2 assists and 9 digs; Ashleigh Burnett scored 17 points on serve with 5 aces, 1 assist, 2 kills and 8 digs; Emily Roberts had 13 kills, 1 dig and 4 blocks; Allyson Segars had 10 points on serve with 6 aces, 11 kills, 1 block and 8 digs; Savannah Lindsey had 10 points scored on serve with 3 aces, 1 assist and 16 digs; Cassida Shockley had 4 points on serve with 4 kills, 9 digs and 23 assists.<br />
The Lady Vikings play on Sept. 4 at East Jackson against Rabun County and East Jackson.
It was another year for the record books in 2014, mostly for the right reasons -- state championships, new challenges and new stars taking their turn to shine. But there were also plenty of big stories that reminded us that sports -- like life -- isn
CONCORD, NC - The heartbreak kid survived 600 miles without another broken heart. Instead, Martin Truex, Jr. broke records in Sunday night’s victory in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, a race in which the driver of the No. 78 Furniture Row Toyota set new standards for domination.
Derek Dietrich hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer and drove in four runs before being hit on the back of his head by a foul ball hit into his dugout, and the Miami Marlins beat Atlanta 7-3 on Sunday to avoid being swept by the last-place Braves for the second time this season.
The No. 6-ranked Georgia men’s golf team was eliminated from the NCAA Championships on Sunday, but senior and former Habersham Central standout Lee McCoy remained in the hunt for national medalist honors.