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Barrow County News
Loganville provides a unique challenge for the Doggs
The Bulldoggs rode a train of enthusiasm into Friday's game at Gainesville after getting the big rivalry win over Apalachee, but Winder-Barrow football saw that they still have a lot of learning to do before they can compete with the best in Region 8-AAAAA in the 46-6 loss. Still, the Doggs did something against Gainesville that they have been unable to do for a long time.
Tue Sep 16, 2014
Segars leading East Hall volleyball resurgence
East Hall volleyball coach Ted Deppe saw a number of frustrated faces when he looked at his bench during a timeout. Trailing 8-2 in the first set of the championship match against Gilmer on Saturday, Deppe told his team to prove it could win the Rally on the Ridge tournament.
LaGrange Daily News
Callaway offense getting in gear
Callaway quarterback Dre Martin fakes a handoff during a game against Heard County.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
5 things: What we learned from Week 3 of high school football
Gainesville's Michael Byrd runs for a gain during the Red Elephants' win over Winder-Barrow on Friday in Gainesville. / photo: David Weikel Here's a look at five things we learned from week three of the high school football season... 1. Gainesville still has plenty of weapons Is anyone still wondering about the Red Elephants' abilities now? There were probably more than a few doubters out there after Gainesville suffered a one-sided loss to Grayson in its season opener.
Bye week arrives for East Coweta, Newnan
The timing of this week's bye may differ for East Coweta and Newnan football teams, who have taken opposite roads through the start of the 2014 season following three non-region games. The Indians are on a roll following three consecutive wins, capped off by Friday's 17-14 nailbiter over Whitewater in what may have been East Coweta's most complete effort yet.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Forsyth County News
LaFlamme shines in South Forsyth rout of Habersham Central
Tyler LaFlamme accounted for three touchdowns in South Forsyth's 49-7 victory against Habersham Central in a Region 6-AAAAAA game Friday on the road. MT. AIRY Tyler LaFlamme rushed for two touchdowns and caught another as South Forsyth football rolled to a 49-7 victory against Habersham Central on Friday in a Region 6-AAAAAA game on the road.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Whitefield heads to Mount Zion for first road test
Bradley Davidson, left, and the Whitefield Academy defense will need to play well again tonight when it faces Mount Zion-Carroll and its Wing-T offense.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Forsyth County News
Offense Debate: Traditional powers prove old school is way to go
If you were to look at some of the most consistently dominant high school football programs in the state of Georgia, you would find many of them slowing the game down and maintaining possession by running the ball. Traditional powers like Camden County, Lowndes, Grayson, Marist, Statesboro and Jefferson, among numerous others, all run some variation of the triple-option or Wing-T offense and have done so for years.
Facing the Giant: Trinity takes on defending state champs
Trinity Christian's football team doesn't have to look far to find a motivational tool when preparing to face defending GISA Class AAA state champion Westfield School for the third time in as many years this Friday in its home opener. There's plenty of dark horse stories that have been played out in film.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Barrow County News
Knights hope to get past Friday's debacle
If not for the fact that Bethlehem Christian Academy faces perennial state semifinalist and GISA powerhouse John Milledge Academy this Friday night, the hardest challenge awaiting the Knights could be getting past last week's severely disheartening 77-0 loss.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Prep Player of the Week: Monsignor Donovan's do-it-all Braxton Haley
Monsignor Donovan is off to a hot start this season and few players are burning as brightly as senior Braxton Haley.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Talent, depth at running back shifting the balance of UGA offense
Georgia has prided itself on trying to have balance on offense in putting up school-record numbers the last couple of years.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
HS Football Previews: Week 1
Key players: Gainesville, QB Mikey Gonzalez , LB J.D. Sosebee , WR Rodney Lackey .
Dennis Knight: Islands plays 1st varsity game against Groves tonight
All the preparation and anticipation culminates tonight as Islands plays its first varsity football game when the Sharks kick off their season against Groves at 7:30 at Memorial Stadium.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Barrow County News
Chee poised for Woodland
Apalachee's Dalton Bales ran for 101 yards against Monroe Area in the Aug. 15 scrimmage win and will be crucial all season.
Dade County Sentinel
Swader Will Earn $110,000 Per Year As Superintendent
The Dade County Board of Education met Monday, Aug. 18 for its monthly meeting with all members present.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
High school scoreboard: August 23
Kara England earned the win in Game 1 with six strikeouts from the pitching circle, while Kayla Street had four strikeouts to earn the win in the second game.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Knights set to kick off new season
After months of offseason work, practices, conditioning sessions and weight lifting sessions, the Bethlehem Christian Academy football team will take the field for a game that counts Friday.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Seven contests highlight opening weekend of high school football
Buford's Joshua Thomas breaks through a hole during the 2013 season. Thomas will lead the Wolves into a showdown with defending Florida state champion Trinity Christian Academy at 9 p.m. Saturday in Buford.
Heritage School's Prisant steps down as head football coach
Less than a week before the start of the 2014 football season, Heritage School head football coach Kevin Prisant has stepped down as both coach and math teacher at the private school in Newnan.