The Salem baseball team ran into a dominant pitching staff this weekend in the Class AAAAA state playoffs.
Grady Jarrett is coming back close to home.
Forsyth Central was held to just one hit in eight innings in game one Friday. Game two, the Region 7-AAAAA champions did a bit better at the plate.
The state baseball playoffs have begun for a quartet of local baseball teams, though each had to travel to play first-round games.
The Heritage girls soccer team had a 1-0 lead over Region 7 champion North Atlanta with 34 minutes left in Tuesday’s game. In a matter of moments, though, the host Warriors not only tied the game, but took the lead for good and went on to win 3-1 in the first round of the Class AAAAA state tournament.
A strong Hillgrove girls tennis team ended Rockdale’s season Monday.
The top of the Clemson batting order was too much for Georgia Tech on Saturday.
The Heritage soccer teams will open up play in the Class AAAAA state tournament next week.
The Rockdale girls tennis team is headed back to the Sweet 16.
In one wild inning Tuesday night, the Kennesaw State baseball team was able to pull ahead for good against its in-state rival.