Football


Peach County’s Chad Campbell: ‘Now the season really starts’

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here All of the non-classification match-ups this season might have taken your attention away from the fact that region play is, for the most part, upon us. Seven of the eight regions will take to the field this to decide the pecking order, and a ... More

Unbeaten, untied, unranked: Five seek respect

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Five teams in Class AAAAAAA are 4-0 but unranked. Are they being disrespected, or do they need a big win to prove themselves? Three of the 4-0 teams are in games that made GHSF Daily’s Top 10 Games this week and are previewed there. Those ... More

Breaking down the high school football season so far, region by region

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Area high school teams are entering their most important part of the regular season: region games. In fact, some regions already have jumped into region play. Here is a region-by-region breakdown of the GHSA regions that include teams from Bibb, Houston, ... More

Coffee returns from layoff; first place at stake in Regions 5 and 6

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Running back Taurean Taylor (2) and Tucker take on DeKalb County rival M.L. King this week. (Photo by Mark Brock/DeKalb County athletics) Here are five questions hanging over the heads of Class AAAAAA teams this week, along with the games ... More

Best player in school history: Region 1-AAAA schools

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here BRANDEN CAMP/SPECIAL Bill Stanfill passed away in November of last year. He was only 69. The tributes that poured in served to remind those who remembered him, and educate those too young, just how outstanding an athlete that Stanfill was at ... More

Four Questions with Jefferson County coach J.B. Arnold

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here GHSF Daily asked Georgia head coaches to answer these four questions. We’ll report from a different head coach each day. J.B. Arnold, Jefferson County 1. What is the real difference-maker in winning and losing in Georgia high school ... More

Daily Trivia: Region in which every team has a winning record

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here (AJC) In only one of Georgia’s 56 regions does every team have a winning record. That region went 5-0 last weekend. Which region is it? (Answer Friday) Answer to Wednesday’s question: Nick Fitzgerald, the SEC offensive player of the week ... More

Top games: Banneker pursues school record

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here When new coach Mario Allen met with the Banneker football players for the first time at the beginning of the summer, there was some skepticism. After all, Allen was about to become the program’s sixth head coach in eight seasons. Then Allen ... More

Area teams get a ‘slam dunk’ with special teams success

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Jones County head coach Justin Rogers thought that he had a pretty good team heading into the 2017 season, but he still had some anxiety entering the first game against Houston County. The pregame jitters, however, were gone within the first 15 seconds of the ... More

POY Watch: West, Black, Futral run their way into top 10

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Running backs Uriah West of Douglas County, Dante Black of Brookwood and Josiah Futral of Kell entered the POY Watch this week after big games Friday. None is heavily recruited, although West and Black have mid-major offers. Futral has been ... More