196 results for month: 11/2016

Peach, Crisp football fanatics await GAC, Cedar Grove

We’ve told you for the past four weeks all you need to know about the four teams still alive in the Class AAA high school football playoffs. You know that Greater Atlanta Chrisitan features Davis ...


What to watch: Semifinals

Forty-one points. That’s the combined margin that the top-ranked Benedictine Cadets and the No. 2 Fitzgerald Purple Hurricane are favored to win by on their way to the Georgia Dome, according to Maxwell Projections.

(For the ...


Report: Two Dalton players could miss Valdosta game over marijuana citation

Dalton’s leading receiver and a backup have been cited by Dalton Police for marijuana possession and could miss Friday’s game against No. 1 Valdosta, the Dalton Citizen reported Thursday.

Zeke Cobb, who has 45 receptions ...


Semifinal previews: Class AA

Callaway at Benedictine

When, where: 7:30 p.m. Friday, T.A. Wright Stadium/Savannah State, Savannah

Records, rankings: Callaway is 13-0, the No. 1 seed from Region 5-AA and No. 3; Benedictine is 13-0, the No. 1 seed from 2-AA and No. ...


Semifinal previews: Class AAA

Greater Atlanta Christian at Peach County

When, where: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Trojan Field at Anderson Stadium, Fort Valley

Records, rankings: Greater Atlanta Christian is 12-1, the No. 1 seed from Region 7-AAA and No. 1; Peach County is 12-1, ...


Two excellent semifinal games

Sometimes it just works out this way. Four of the best teams in the state actually reached the semifinal round.

No. 1 Buford, No. 2 Stockbridge, No. 4 Rome and No. 5 Kell are the participants. ...


Semifinal previews: Class AAAAA

Stockbridge at Rome

When, where: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Barron Stadium, Rome

Records, rankings: Stockbridge is 13-0, the No. 1 seed from Region 5-AAAAA and No. 2; Rome is 11-2, the No. 1 seed from 7-AAAAA and No. 4.

Last meeting: This ...


Semifinal previews: Class AAAA

Mary Persons at Cartersville

When, where: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Weinman Stadium, Cartersville

Records, rankings: Mary Persons is 11-2, the No. 1 seed from Region 2-AAAA and No. 7; Cartersville is 13-0, the No. 1 seed from 5-AAAA and No. ...


Coaches give their championship picks

With semifinal action taking center stage on Friday, this week we will feature anonymous comments from Class A coaches, giving their honest thoughts on who they believe will eventually win the public and private state titles. Here are predictions from three coaches:

Private School Champion:  Eagle’s Landing Christian Academy “To be honest with you, the popular opinion is that it’s ELCA and everybody else is playing for second place. They are just ...


All-region teams: Cartersville’s Lawrence is player of the year in 5-AAAA

Here is the all-region team for 5-AAAA, as voted by the league’s coaches:

Player of the year: QB Trevor Lawrence, Cartersville, Jr.

Offensive player of the year: QB Jadon Walker, Chapel Hill, Sr.

Defensive player of the year: DL Torrian Scrutchins, ...