57 results for month: 01/2019

Fritts receives coaching award

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Coach Pete Fritts. Photo/Submitted. Former Peachtree City resident and Woodward Academy head coach of girl’s golf Peter J. Fritts has been selected as the National Federation of High School State Associations (NFHSSA) 2018 Coach of the Year for ... More

Class AAA blog: Top girls, boys teams face crowded weekend schedule

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Most teams have a few regular-season games remaining before their respective region tournaments begin the first week of February. With that in mind, let’s take a look at the weekend schedules for teams at the top of the classific... More

Class AAAA blog: Henry County’s latest win strengthens resume

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The Henry County boys posted its most impressive team performance of the year in the MLK Dream Challenge against Riverwood on Jan. 21. The Warhawks’ leading scorer Wisdom Udoh was out with an injury, and they got off to a terrible ... More

Class AAAAAAA blog: Norcross hosts 4-game showcase; look at all 16 region races

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Norcross’ boys basketball team is only 15-7 and ranked No. 7 in Class AAAAAAA with a week left in the regular season, but this is a team to watch again in the state playoffs, as always. Norcross has played eight of its 22 games ... More

Class AAAAA blog: Region-by-region playoff assessment

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Only 10 days remain in the regular season. Then the region tournaments begin and teams get down to serious business, the goal being the state championship games in Macon. Here’s a look at each region in Class AAAAA as teams head ... More

Dylan Fromm named Mr. Georgia Football by Touchdown Club of Atlanta

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Warner Robins quarterback Dylan Fromm received the Touchdown Club of Atlanta’s Mr. Georgia Football Award at the group’s annual awards banquet Thursday night at the Wyndham Atlanta Galleria. Fromm, who will play for ... More

AA blog: Week 10’s top weekend games

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Let’s take a look at the top Class AA boys and girls games taking place this weekend. Boys A-Public’s No. 2 Hancock Central at No. 9 Washington County, 7 p.m., Saturday: This game represents the last non-region game for the ... More

Class AAAAAA blog: Heritage surges into second place in Region 3

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The Heritage-Conyers boys basketball team has surged into a tie for second place in Region 3-AAAAAA on the strength of a four-game winning streak in region play that was highlighted by a 68-65 victory Tuesday over No. 1-ranked ... More

Milton football team to play in inaugural California showcase

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Milton, the Class AAAAAAA football champion, is broadening its national reputation this year with a deal to become the first Georgia high school team to play a football game in California. Milton is scheduled to play JSerra Catholic ... More

Class AAA blog: Jefferson girls coach Greg Brown discusses how his top-ranked youthful team is playing old

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here When Greg Brown accepted the Jefferson girls basketball coaching job, he knew the struggle he might face. His new team was going to be young. But he was aware of the tradition before applying for the position, then leaving Northwest ... More