Jul 27, 2014

Local Sports Highlights

A look at recent scores and results in high school sports in and around Oconee County between Feb. 17 and Feb. 27.

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Girls Basketball:  Region 8A Tournament 

Feb. 19:

Athens Christian 41,  Hebron Christian 39  (Nicole Bishop:  17 points)

Town County 55,  Prince Avenue Christian 47 (Finals)

      Boys Basketball:  Region 8A Tournament 

      Feb. 19:

      Athens Christian 65,  George Walton Academy 63  (OT)

      Commerce 57,  Athens Academy 41


        Feb. 19:

          (Boys)Athens Academy 7,  Georgia Military 0  (Patrick Welborn & Chandler Gunn {AA}: 3 goals each)

            (Girls) Athens Academy 9,  Georgia Military 0  (Carley Settle {AA}  3 goals,  Mary Banister {AA}:  2 goals)


            swept Dacula in tennis action Tuesday, Feb. 22 on the NOHS home courts.  The Lady Titans improved to 3-1 with a 5-0 win over the Lady Falcons.  In singles action Becca Bruning outlasted her opponent at #1 6-2, 6-7, 10-8; Amber Hudson won at #2 6-2, 6-2, and Sarah Rogers was a winner at #3 6-0, 6-1.  Kathleen Greenway and Casey Blanton won at #1 doubles 7-5, 6-0, and Lana Livesay teamed up with Tori Vadeboncoeur for a win at #2 doubles 6-0, 6-0.

            The Titan boys remained unbeaten at 4-0 with a sweep of the Falcons.  Ray Donovan took #1 singles 6-1, 6-1; Seth Taylor was a winner at #2 singles 6-1, 6-0, and Jeff Bautista blanked his opponent 6-0, 6-0 at #3 singles.  Spencer Powell and Kerry Nozum were victorious at #1 doubles 6-0, 6-0, and the tandem of Stevie Hemerlein and David Sloan won at #2 doubles 6-0, 6-0.

            The Titans host region opponent Elbert County Thurdsay, Feb. 24 at 4 p.m.     

            Wrestling: State Traditional Championships at Gwinnett Arena

            Feb. 17-19:  

            •  State Champion

                     (NOHS) Dyllan Green:  135lb. 

            • Third Place Finishes

                     (OCHS)  Johny Miller:  135lb.

                     (OCHS) Jake Hodges:  130lb.

                     (NOHS)  Dakota Green:  160lb.

                     (OCHS) Cody Knight:  160lb.

            • Fifth Place  Finishers

                     (OCHS) Ethan Griffith:  140lb.

            • Eighth Place Finishers

                     (OCHS)  Marshall Brown:  103lb.

            Information was gathered from local parents, onlineathens.com, and www.hometeamsonline.com.

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