Aside from baseball, most spring sports teams at Banks County High School took a brief hiatus last week for spring break.
This week, those teams are thrust full-force back into action as they head into their respective region competitions.
Track and field
The Leopard track team will compete at the Region 7-AAA track meet at Dawson County on Wednesday (today), April 16 and Thursday, April 17. Individuals that place in the top-two in their respective events will advance to the AAA sectional competition at East Jackson Comprehensive High School on April 26.
The BCHS boys’ golf team will compete in its Region 7-AAA tournament on Tuesday, April 22 at Chicopee Woods Golf Course in Gainesville. The Lady Leopards will compete in their region tourney on Thursday, April 24 at Royal Lakes Golf Club in Flowery Branch.
Both the Leopard boys’ and girls’ tennis teams will head to Alberta Banks Park in Flowery Branch today (Wednesday) as they enter the Region 7-AAA tournaments. The Lady Leopards enter the tournament as the No. 3 seed, while the BCHS boys are the No. 4 seed. The tournament will run through Thursday (April 17), with Friday scheduled as a make-up date in case of inclement weather.