Football


GHSA champions in review: Union County, 4 others win first titles; Westminster bags 8

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Westminster won eight state titles over 2018-19 academic year, running its total to 227 all-time, easily the most of any Georgia school, while five other Georgia high schools won championships for the first time. Those first-time winners were ... More

This Westside receiver was accepted into 31 schools. His choice? Dad’s alma mater.

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here High School Sports This Westside receiver was accepted into 31 schools. His choice? Dad’s alma mater. By Justin Baxley May 22, 2019 12:00 PM ORDER REPRINT → A look at this year’s Westside Seminoles football team Westside head coach ... More

Lacrosse season wrap-up

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The 2019 lacrosse season ended with the Walton boys and Milton girls taking home the 6A-7A trophy, while Westminster’s boys and the Starr’s Mill girls won in A-5A. For a roundup of the championship games, go here. For the final rankin... More

2019 football schedules are out: Here are 10 standout games

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The Georgia High School Association released the 2019 football schedules on Monday for a season that’s just three months away. The first games are Thursday, Aug. 22. Here are 10 of the more intriguing games at first glance: North ... More

Spring football blog: Riverwood seeks offensive help to aid strong defense

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here There’s a lot of work to do at Riverwood this spring, where second-year coach Robert Edwards and his staff is busy identifying the 11 players most likely to start on offense this fall. That’s right, all 11 starters from Riverwood’s ... More

GHSA officially moves football state title games out of Mercedes Benz Stadium

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here High School Sports GHSA officially moves football state title games out of Mercedes Benz Stadium By Justin Baxley May 07, 2019 04:41 PM ORDER REPRINT → Here is the roughing the kicker play in Warner Robins State Championship game against ... More

Class AAAA blog: Klein takes over at Ridgeland

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Ridgeland will be facing Calhoun High School in the first game of the 2019 season on Aug. 22 at Rome’s Baron Stadium. Last year, the Panthers were also led by a first-year coach in Cortney Braswell, who left after the season to take a ... More

GHSA moves football finals to Georgia State

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The high school football state championship games will be played at Georgia State Stadium, the former Turner Field, on Dec. 13-14, the Georgia High School Association announced Tuesday. The GHSA is moving out of Mercedes-Benz Stadium, home ... More

Class AA spring football: Jefferson County looks to replace key players

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here This week marks the second of the Jefferson County Warriors’ spring session, which concludes May 17 with a scrimmage at Grovetown — admission is $5, with kickoff set for 7:30 p.m. Between now and the scrimmage, the Warriors, led by JB ... More

Jeremy Pruitt’s father takes coaching job in Georgia

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Dale Pruitt, the father of Tennessee football coach Jeremy Pruitt, is the new head coach at Dade County High in northwest Georgia. Hired on Monday, Dale Pruitt has a record of 289-138 in 38 seasons as a head coach, 36 of those in his native ... More