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Midweek football finals saw attendance dip 15.5 percent

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Attendance for the high school football championships at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in December was down 15.5 percent over 2016, the last time that all the games were played at one venue, the GHSA confirmed on Friday. The decline was not surprising ... More

Class AAAA: Storylines and matchups to watch for this weekend

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The state has four weekends left until the region tournaments tip off to determine the seeding for the 2018-19 GHSA state playoffs. That’s more than enough time, however, for a bevy of intriguing matches, and this weekend is no exception. ... More

Where the girls teams stand as the new year gets under way

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here With the holiday tournaments behind them and the school break complete, Class AAAAAA girls basketball teams have turned their attention to the heart of the schedule and the final month of the regular season. There are no remaining undefeated teams, ... More

More than 4,000 Georgia football players made college rosters in 2018

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here More than 4,000 former Georgia high school football players made rosters of college teams this past season, according to the annual research of Steve Slay of the Georgia High School Football Historians Association. (Lists of those players grouped by ... More

Class AAAAA blog: SW DeKalb boys overcoming obstacles

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here When basketball season began the Southwest DeKalb boys were sporting a starting lineup they called “The Big Five.” It was a group that was talented enough and deep enough to contend for the state championship. But two players were ruled ineligi... More

How the boys teams stand as new year begins 

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here With the holiday tournaments behind them and the school break almost complete, Class AAAAAA basketball teams have turned their attention to the heart of the schedule. Only one boys team made it to January with an unbeaten record – Evans is 14-0 ... More

Chiefs coach wins national award

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Coach Jason Newton received the NFHS Coaches Association 2017-18 Coach of the Year award for boys cross-country. NFHS is the National Federation of State High School Associations. Newton is a teacher at Peachtree City Elementary School, and he coaches varsity boys and ... More

Whitewater earns sportsmanship honor

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Stellar sportsmanship demonstrated by students, coaches, parents and spectators at all competition events is why Whitewater High is among the 56 Georgia High School Association (GHSA) member high schools receiving the 2017-2018 Cooperative Spirit Award. Sponsored by ... More

Final football poll: Historic upsets shape 2018 championships

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The eight state champions are each No. 1 in the final Atlanta Journal-Constitution high school football rankings. No surprise there, but there were plenty of surprises in the state finals last week. Upsets and ultimate revenge were the themes of the ... More

Final Georgia high school football poll: Upsets shape 2018 champions – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Final Georgia high school football poll: Upsets shape 2018 champions  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The eight state champions are each No. 1 in the final Atlanta Journal-Constitution high school football rankings. No surprise there, but there were plenty of ...

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