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Positive Athlete Georgia nominations

Positive Athlete Georgia is looking for nominations of boy and girl high school athletes during the 2014-2015 school year in 26 different sports.  Nominations are now open, to nominate – click here For more information regarding Positive Athlete Georgia, click here.

Collins Hill meet results; upcoming practice and meet info

Although the Lions suffered a combined 322-301 loss at Collins Hill, the Peachtree Ridge women defeated the Collins Hill women 175-139. Results are available here. Our next meet is against Mill Creek at West Gwinnett this coming Friday evening. Athletes must be at Peachtree Ridge by 5:15PM Friday for the meet. If you know you will not

Athletes of the week – 11/17/2014

Congratulations to PRHS student athletes of the week of 11/17/2014, Melanie Davis and Alexis Novak for their outstanding athletic performances while maintaining expectations in the classroom Melanie and Alexis are Blue Pride athletes who helped their team to a first place in Region 7 competition.  They will try for a state title on Saturday in Columbus.

Twin Challenge results posted; next meet at Collins Hill

The PRHS Swim and Dive team swept last Saturday’s Twin Challenge meet with strong performances from the entire team. Results are available here. The next meet is this coming Saturday, November 15th, at 7:15 PM at the Collins Hill Aquatic Center, 2200 Collins Hill Rd, Lawrenceville, GA 30024. Participating athletes must be in the PRHS lobby

Lions Swim and Dive sweeps Twin Challenge

The Varsity Swim and Dive Team kicked off its season this past Saturday evening in the 5th Annual Twin Challenge. This meet features four teams — two from Gwinnett County, two from Cobb County — coached by two sets of twins: Peachtree Ridge (Gwinnett County) – Coach Jeremy Laird Campbell (Cobb County) – Coach Jonathan Laird Duluth (Gwinnett County)

Athletes of the week – 11/10/2014

Congratulations to PRHS student athletes of the week of 11/10/2014, Daniela LaFont and Jayson Sutton for their outstanding athletic performances while maintaining expectations in the classroom Daniela is a Blue Pride cheerleader who helped guide her team to the region championships. Jayson Cross country runner who finished 9th in Region 7 last week.

Twin Challenge Meet Saturday; roster announced

The first meet of the swim season — the Twin Challenge Meet — is this Saturday, November 6th at 7:15 PM at the West Gwinnett Aquatic Center. Please see the Twin Challenge Meet roster; participating athletes should report to the school by 5:15 PM on Saturday. Just a reminder: this is a limited-entry meet, so not

Parent perception survey

At the close of each sport’s season, Mr. Jon Weyher (Athletic Director at Peachtree Ridge High School) asks the parents from each sport for their feedback on the prior season.  This information is a very important part of the annual feedback to each sport’s coaches and booster club. We ask that each family take a

Swim & Dive team dinner details

The first PRHS Swim and Dive team pasta dinner will be Thursday, November 6th, from 6:30pm to 8:00pm. Swimmers and divers, join us for lots of pasta, bread, fruit, salad and dessert! In order for the pasta dinner to be a success, please bring the following to dinner to share: Freshman: Fruit or Lettuce Salad Sophomore: Dessert

Athletes of the week – 11/3/2014

Congratulations to PRHS student athletes of the week of 11/3/2014, Abby Guy and Tyler Murphy for their outstanding athletic performances while maintaining expectations in the classroom Abby is a cheerleader who is also a Peer Leader and works with our students developing leadership possibilities. Tyler is a football player and led the way on defense with an interception in the