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Gwinnett County has teams in all four quarterfinals

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here North Gwinnett Tyler Goodson (5) and Jayden McDonald (8) warmup before a Class AAAAAAA state playoff game on Friday Nov. 17, 2017. The Bulldogs defeated the Grayson Rams 35-28. Tift County at Brookwood When, where: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Brookw... More

Preview: Seven ranked teams alive heading into quarterfinals

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Alpharetta wide receiver Spencer Gaddis (6) gets by a Douglas County defender after a catch in the second round of the Class AAAAAA playoffs at Alpharetta High School Friday, November 17, 2017, in Alpharetta. PHOTO / JASON GETZ Coffee at ... More

Maxwell Round Two Summary: McEachern, Blessed Trinity throw brackets into chaos

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The Maxwell Ratings will rank the Georgia High School Association’s 418 teams throughout the 2017 season. The ratings are based entirely on historical performance and on field results and do not consider personnel changes on the roster or ... More

Model’s Powers, North Paulding’s Jones announce retirements

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Longtime coaches Gordon Powers of Model and Scott Jones of North Paulding announced their retirements this week. Powers retired on Thursday after nearly 40 years on high school football sidelines. He led Model to five consecutive playoff ... More

National rankings: Georgia teams holding steady in six polls

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Here is where Georgia teams stand in several national polls. The numbers on the left are this week’s rankings; the numbers in parentheses are last week’s rankings. CalPreps 15. (16) Lowndes 36. (22) Cartersville 39. (41) Archer 42. (43) ... More

All-region teams: Benedictine’s Iannone named 2-AA player of the year

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here BRANDEN CAMP/SPECIAL Here is the all-region team for 2-AA, as voted by the league’s coaches: Player of the year: QB Nick Iannone, Benedictine, Sr. Offensive player of the year: RB Jalyn Williams, Swainsboro, Sr. Defensive players of the ... More

Westminster-East Hall highlights Round 2

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here If you are looking for interesting scenarios in the second round of the Class AAA state high school playoffs, you probably should start with Region 7 No. 4-seed East Hall (7-4, 3-3) against Region 5 No. 3-seed Westminster (6-5, 5-2) at Westmins... More

Quarterfinal previews: No. 1 Rome aims to get focused

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Yes, Rome coach John Reid would like nothing more than to see his team get back in the state championship game. But — he has reminded everyone associated with the program – that can’t happen this week. “Our goal right now is to get ... More

McEachern tops preseason basketball rankings for boys and girls

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here In boys hoops, McEachern owns the top spot in Class AAAAAAA and solidified its hold on No. 1 with a 71-59 win over Wheeler to start the season. Norcross and Meadowcreek earned quality wins on Saturday to start their seasons off strong, including ... More

It’s hump week for Starr’s Mill … Playoff facts and figures

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here When Starr’s Mill set its preseason goals this summer, one of them was to get past the second round of the playoffs. The Panthers are back there again – for the third straight year and for the 10th time in the program’s history – with ... More