Georgia Highlands College has appointed David Mathis as the new Director of Athletics. Former Director and Head Men’s Basketball Coach Phil Gaffney has accepted a position as head coach for Gulf Coast State College’s men’s basketball team in Panama City, Florida.

The Rockmart baseball team was up 2-0 in the top of the first inning in Thursday’s decisive Game 3 against Harlem of the quarterfinals in the Class AA state championships before a line of rain came through and forced a weather delay that lasted well into the night.

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