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Gainesville to retire Vickery’s No. 18

GAINESVILLE, Ga. — Numbers don’t lie, and in the case of former Gainesville coach and athletic director Wayne Vickery, spin a great tale in their truth. Vickery’s been an educator for 42 years, 40 at Gainesville High. He spent 20 years as the Red Elephants baseball coach amassing a 470-129 record, 13 region titles, and

All Teams Schedule: Week of Mar 02 – Mar 08

Mar 02 Middle School Golf vs. Cherokee Bluff High School Golf Match 4:00 am | Gainesville High School Mar 02 Middle School Baseball at Banks County High School Banks County 5:00 pm | Banks County High School Mar 02 Girls Junior Varsity Soccer at Habersham Central High School Habersham HS 5:30 pm | Habersham Central

ICYMI: Catch up on the week that was in Red Elephant athletics

Red Elephant spring sports are in full swing as Gainesville student athletes took to the field, pitch, court, and course 17 times last week. Below are a few of the results: BASEBALL Gainesville earned a sweep of West Hall (3-2; 14-3, 5 innings) before dropping two to North Hall and North Forsyth respectively on Saturday. Read

Valentine helps Big Red stomp Spartans

In late February 2019, Zach Valentine’s baseball season ended on the crack of a bat; one that resulted in a compound leg fracture for the then-junior. Last night, almost a year to the day of his injury, Valentine’s resurgence shown bright on the crack of his own bat. The Red Elephants’ senior not only hit a grand

All Teams Schedule: Week of Feb 24 – Mar 01

Feb 24 Boys Varsity Lacrosse vs. Lambert High School Lambert 6:00 am | Gainesville High School Feb 24 Girls Junior Varsity Soccer at Cherokee Bluff High School Cherokee Bluff 5:30 pm | Cherokee Bluff High School Feb 24 Boys Junior Varsity Soccer at Cherokee Bluff High School Cherokee Bluff 7:00 pm | Cherokee Bluff High

All Teams Schedule: Week of Feb 17 – Feb 23

Feb 17 Varsity Baseball vs. Stephens County High School Stephens County 5:00 pm | Ivey Watson Field Feb 17 Girls Varsity Lacrosse at Riverwood High School Riverwood High School 5:55 pm | Riverwood High School Feb 18 Junior Varsity Tennis vs. Lanier High School 0.66666666666667 4:00 pm | Longwood Park Feb 18 Varsity Tennis at

Gainesville Athletics Hall of Fame announces 2020 class

GAINESVILLE, Ga. — A Heisman runner-up out of Georgia Tech and a former All-American soccer player at the University of Georgia are a few of the highlighted accolades of the second induction class into the Gainesville Athletics Hall of Fame, as voted on by the Hall of Fame committee. Billy Lothridge; Tommy Valentine; Patrick Hamilton;

Big Red Rumble Wrestling Results

Congratulations to our Red Elephants Wrestling team as we secured a 3rd place finish at our very own Big Red Varsity Duals Wrestling tournament.  Our team made it to the Championship pool bracket and finished 3-2 on the day. Great JOB!

Gainesville Wrestling@River Ridge Duals Results

On 11/19/2019 the Red Elephants Wrestling Program traveled to the River Ridge 12 team Dual Tournament.  We entered a Team 1, Team 2, and a Team 3.  Our team 1 finished with a 5th place finish and a 3-2 record for the day.  The team 2 finished with a 6th place finish and also a

All Teams Schedule: Week of Nov 18 – Nov 24

Nov 19 Middle School Wrestling at Tri Meet – Franklin Co / Clarke Central TBA | Franklin County MS Nov 19 Boys Middle School Basketball at Riverwatch MS 8th Grade 5:00 pm | Riverwatch MS Nov 19 Girls Middle School Basketball vs. Riverwatch 5:00 pm | Gainesville HS Nov 19 Girls Varsity Basketball at West