Golf


Golf Blog: Johns Creek wins Ga-SC Cup; Rivers takes Larry Nelson title

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Johns Creek led a strong field of teams from Georgia that dominated the 17th annual Georgia-South Carolina Cup at Planterra Ridge Golf Club in Peachtree City. Johns Creek finished at 16-over 592 and won the team competition by 13 shots ... More

Football coaching moves: Spalding hires Colquitt coordinator

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Spalding hired Colquitt County offensive coordinator Jeffrey Hammond as head football coach on Thursday with a 4-0 vote of the Griffin-Spalding County Board of Education. Hammond has been part of six teams that reached the semifinals or better ... More

Calhoun football coach Lamb retires; won 3 state titles

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Hal Lamb, who three state championships and 18 region titles in his 20 seasons as Calhoun’s football coach, announced his retirement on Thursday. ‘’Me and my wife had prayed about it for two or three years now and had decided that this was ... More

Fritts receives coaching award

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Coach Pete Fritts. Photo/Submitted. Former Peachtree City resident and Woodward Academy head coach of girl’s golf Peter J. Fritts has been selected as the National Federation of High School State Associations (NFHSSA) 2018 Coach of the Year for Girl’s Golf in ... More

Eubanks signs with Rollins

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here The Rollins College women’s golf team signed Liza Eubanks to a National Letter of Intent for the 2019-2020 school year on the first day of the NCAA’s early signing period, Nov. 14. Eubanks is a senior and honor student at Starr’s Mill High School and is the ... More

Marist wins 19th-straight Director’s Cup; Alpharetta, Elbert Co. take home first

The Regions Bank Director’s Cup is an award presented by the Georgia Athletic Directors Association that is given to the school in each GHSA classification that has shown exceptional performance in all sports. The Director’s Cup takes into account all 25 GHSA sports when determining their standings. For each gender, each school’s top eight sports [...]
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Golf event supports military families

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Golfers may register now to play in or to sponsor the Fourth Annual Peachtree City Invitational scheduled for Monday, May 7, at Flat Creek Golf Course in Peachtree City and raise funds to support Operation Homefront programs to build strong, stable, and secure ... More

Golf pro enters HOF

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Andy Pittman, long-time golf professional at Sharpsburg’s Canongate One golf course, has been inducted into the Pierce County Sports Hall of Fame. The ceremony was recently held at the Okefenokee Country Club in Blackshear, where Pittman grew up. The 77-year-old ... More

Erk Russell’s grandson continues family legacy at Bremen

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Bremen’s Davis Russell and family. Photo: Corey Cusick, Times-Georgian The sixth-ranked Bremen Blue Devils are 6-0 for the first time since the 2005 season and are coming off a 29-22 victory against Sonoraville in their Region 6/South ... More

Russell Henley returns to Stratford for big day

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Russell Henley spent a lot of time at Stratford’s gymnasium during his time as a student and athlete with the Eagles. He was back at the Grady Smith Gymnasium on Wednesday to be inducted into the Stratford Athletic Hall of Fame. Also Wednesday, the school ... More