Jonesboro Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Jonesboro, GA

  • 18 hrs ago | via The Coastal Courier 

    Road ends for Panthers

    Foul trouble and Jonesboro's second-half offensive excellence proved too tough a combination for No. 7 Liberty County in its 71-43 loss in the Class AAAA Final Four on Saturday at the University of West Georgia Coliseum.


  • Thursday Feb 26 | via The Coastal Courier 

    Panthers going to the Final Four

    The Panthers defeated sixth-ranked Americus-Sumter, 58-52, Wednesday at LCHS to earn a berth in the state semifinals at the University of West Georgia in Carrollton. Liberty is scheduled to play at 4:45 p.m. Saturday against the winner of Thursday's quarterfinal game between defending AAAA champion Jonesboro vs. 29-0 Gainesville-Johnson, which was postponed from Wednesday due to inclement weather.


  • Sunday Feb 22 | via WDUN-AM Gainesville 

    Playoff basketball: Seven area teams set for quarter...

    So here we are, two wins removed from a state championship berth in Macon. Seven northeast Georgia prep basketball teams remain alive in the race for a GHSA title, and many of them found out just which route that race will take this weekend -- though not everything is set.


  • Sunday Feb 15 | via The Citizen 

    Chiefs are 28-0; first-round state matchups are set

    Topping the season high for points in a game reached only two nights earlier, the team rode a second-half offensive explosion and recorded a 98-79 victory over host team Drew in the boys' championship game of the Region 4-AAAAA tournament Saturday night. The Chiefs, after a first-round bye, won on three nights to take crown, having beaten Forest Park 96-81 Thursday and Mundy's Mill 76-66 Friday to reach the final.


Jonesboro High Schools

Jonesboro High School (7728 Mount Zion Boulevard)
Mount Zion High School (2535 Mount Zion Parkway)
Mundy's Mill High School (9652 Fayetteville Road)