38 results for month: 04/2019

West Forsyth looking for third consecutive title at GHSA Gymnastics State Championship

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here This year’s GHSA Gymnastics State Championship will mark the 51st year of operation since the sport’s opening season in the state of Georgia. On Friday, May 3rd, all participating teams will head to Ola High School in Henry ... More

Warner Robins football promotes Westbrook to head coach

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Marquis Westbrook was approved Wednesday morning as Warner Robins’ football coach by the Houston County school board. Westbrook, the Demons’ defensive coordinator the past three seasons, will replace Mike Chastain, who ... More

A new chapter in GHSA girls lacrosse begins tonight 

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here On Saturday, April 27, Coach JT Thomas was looking ahead to the girls lacrosse state playoffs. His Henry County Hawkettes had secured the No. 4 seed out of Area 7 three days prior with their 17-14 loss to Woodward Academy. ... More

Lacrosse playoff schedules and scores

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The GHSA State Lacrosse Championships will begin on May 1-2 for the first round. The second round will begin on May 6-7 with the quarterfinals taking place on May 9-10. The semifinals are on May 14-15 before the championships at ... More

Spring sports scores from Friday

The GHSA Soccer Playoffs continued tonight with the Class 6A, 4A and 2A boys teams all taking to the fields. For baseball, the Class A-Public and A-Private continued with any necessary game threes for tied series from the previous classifications. On the soccer pitch, undefeated Dalton (19-0, 8-0) advanced toward its fourth boys soccer title [...]
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Boys soccer blog: Previewing the final  three classes in the boys soccer championships

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The final three classes -- AAAAAA, AAAA and AA --begin play Friday in the boys state high school soccer playoffs. Here's a preview of what to expect: Class AAAAAA No. 1 team: Dalton 2018 champion: Chattahoochee Overview: Dalton ... More

Tennis blog: A look at the semifinalists

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The tennis state playoffs have advanced to the semifinal round, with the exception of three to-be-determined slots that will be filled by Friday evening. The semifinal action will start this weekend as well and the play-by date ... More

Lacrosse in brief: Week 7

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here To this point in the lacrosse season, we have taken a look at four of the state’s top teams — two from the boys’ side and two from the girls’ — and checked in on how they’re doing at this point in the season. This ... More

Baseball roundup: Westminster uses lefty strategy to stun No. 1 Jefferson

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Jefferson was the No. 1-ranked team in Class AAA and the No. 1 seed from Region 8 entering the state baseball playoffs this week. The Dragons also were a reigning state champion, the winners of Class AAAA in 2018 before moving ... More

Trivia and list: Sweat is 81st Georgian taken in NFL first round

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here As expected, Stephenson High graduate Montez Sweat was taken in the first round in the NFL Draft on Thursday. The former Mississippi State defense end went 26th overall to the Washington Redskins. With that, at least one ... More