Football


Football rankings: Cartersville returns to No. 1

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Cartersville lost its No. 1 ranking last month after a close victory over an unranked team. Four victories later, the Purple Hurricanes are still undefeated and ranked No. 1 again in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution high school football ranking... More

Class AAAAAA blog: Five more region titles clinched; two remain unclaimed

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Dacula and Johns Creek clinched region titles Friday with victories against their top challengers, are three other Class AAAAAA teams were crowned region champions on the next-to-last weekend of the high school football regular season. - ... More

Class AAAAA blog: Carrollton, Riverwood nail down titles

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here No. 2 Carrollton officially wrapped up the Region 7 championship on Friday, its first since 2011, and Riverwood secured its first region title in school history. Carrollton (9-0, 7-0) secured first place with a 48-14 win over Paulding County. ... More

Marietta 38, Hillgrove 17

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Marietta, unable to shake Hillgrove for the better part of three quarters that had been controlled by the defenses, broke loose in the final 13 minutes and beat the Hawks 38-17 at home Friday in a Region 3-AAAAAAA game. Kimani Vidal’s two ... More

Friday night football scores

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Academy For Classical Education 35, Pataula Charter 22 Adairsville 18, Ringgold 3 Allatoona 17, Dalton 14 Americus-Sumter 58, Westover 45 Archer 56, South Gwinnett 23 Athens Academy 27, Hebron Christian 0 Athens Christian 47, Providence ... More

Dick Cunningham named to University of Arkansas Hall of Fame

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Dick Cunningham has been named to the University of Arkansas Hall of Fame. Dick Cunningham, a courtesy cart driver for the Piedmont Fayette Hospital Auxiliary, was recently inducted into the University of Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame. Cunningham was a member of the 1964 ... More

Former Camden County, Grayson coach Herron retires

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Jeff Herron, the only coach to win football state championships at three Georgia high schools, has retired. Herron compiled a record of 287-52 in 27 seasons as a Georgia head coach and won state titles at Oconee County (1999), Camden County ... More

3 more high school games move to Georgia State Stadium

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Georgia State Stadium, the new site for the GHSA’s football state championship games, has added three more high school games to its 2019 schedule. The Great Atlanta Bash, a triple-header involving five Atlanta schools and one from Douglas ... More

Class A Football Blog:  5 big season openers; Gess, Nobles vent on new location for state finals

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here In the final spring football blog until the 2019 season starts in August, we take a look at five big-time season openers to look forward to. Then Eagle’s Landing Christian Academy head coach Jonathan Gess and Irwin County head coach Buddy ... More

2018-19 High school Player of the Year winners

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Standout performances by these athletes led to individual and team success during the 2018-2019 school year: » More:St. Pius wins AAAA Director’s Cup Baseball Jonathan French, Parkview: French, a senior catcher, hit .472 with 13 home ... More