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Boys soccer blog: Hapeville Charter’s fast start in debut season has community excited about the beautiful game

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Hapeville Charter’s boys soccer program is in its infancy, yet it already is making waves throughout the community, the student body and the coaching staff that oversees the athletic operations. The Hapeville Charter community has adopted soccer ... More

Lacrosse in brief: Week 2

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Welcome to the first weekly briefing of GHSA lacrosse for the 2019 season. The latest AJC rankings, which were released Thursday, have Lambert in 6A-7A and Lovett in A-5A as the No. 1 teams on the boys’ side while Milton (6A-7A) and Blessed ... More

Semifinals recap: Hart County tradition awakens; most No. 1 teams get through

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Harry Marsh, a 600-game winner, knows a little about Hart County basketball history. Marsh was the coach of the boys team that won Class AAA in 1986. He was still there when Hart County’s girls won a record six straight state titles from ... More

GHSA Class A-Public semifinals from Valdosta State University

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Class A-Public: Marion County, Calhoun County girls and Calhoun County, Treutlen boys advanced to the state title game: By: Graham David Valdosta State University - The Marion County and Calhoun County girls teams and the Calhoun County ... More

Class A-Private semifinals from UNG

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here DAHLONEGA — It’s the same old story on the girls’ side in Class A-Private. For the fifth season in a row, the Holy Innocents’ Lady Golden Bears and Wesleyan Lady Wolves will play each other for a state championship after both teams won ... More

Former GHSA associate director Payne dies

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Funeral services for Dennis Payne, a former associate director of the Georgia High School Association, will be Friday. Payne died on Monday at age 72. Payne coordinated football, baseball, wrestling and swimming while working for the GHSA ... More

Stratford girls riding 23-game winning streak into Elite Eight: ‘we can play with anybody’

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Stratford girls basketball hasn’t lost in 2019. They only lost twice in the calendar year 2018. The Eagles (27-1, 10-0) are riding a 23-game winning streak, their last and only loss of the season coming Dec. 4 against Elite Scholars Academy. A streak like ... More

Quarterfinal primer: Surprise teams, favorites, best games

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The state basketball tournament will resume Tuesday and Wednesday with the quarterfinals. Of the 128 boys and girls teams still playing, most are back the second straight season or longer. There are 67 repeat advancers, to be exact. But there ... More

Basketball state tournament: 10 most interesting developments from round 2

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Round two of the state basketball tournament is in the books, and the quarterfinals are set for Tuesday and Wednesday. There are 64 boys teams and 64 girls teams still vying for 16 state titles. Fifteen of the 16 teams that are ranked No. ... More

Class AA blog: Round 1 recap

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Round 1 of the Class AA playoffs is in the books, with the tournament resuming on Wednesday and Thursday with Round 2. Let’s breakdown all the action from last weekend’s games and compare them against my predictions heading in. Boys ... More