279 results for tag: baseball

Hunter picked for GACA Hall of Fame; Shaver out at Thomas County Central

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Former Brookwood head football coach Dave Hunter is among four selections for the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Hunter, also a longtime athletics director at Brookwood and co-founder of the Corky Kell ... More

Eight region champions, six No. 2 seeds survive first round

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Acworth, Ga . — Allatoona senior Adrain Boyd (6) dives and makes a catch for a touchdown in the second half of his game at Allatoona High School Friday, November 10, 2017. Special/Daniel Varnado Here’s a recap of the first ... More

Hall of Fame class inducted

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Five former Chiefs were inducted Oct. 14 into the McIntosh High School Hall of Fame. Symonte Dion Stokes (Class of 1999) lettered in football and track. As a running back he led the region with 1,652 all-purpose yards and rushed for 946 yards in ... More

Best player in school history: Region 7-AAAAAAA teams

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Jeff Francoeur led Parkview to 15-0 seasons and state championships in 2000 and 2001. (T. LEVETTE BAGWELL/AJC staff) Jeff Francoeur wasn’t the best high school football player in Georgia history, or maybe not the best ... More

Tucker 36, Lovejoy 7

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Lovejoy’s band showed out on homecoming night, winning the battle against their counterparts from Tucker. The tussle on the field was another story. Just as the Wildcats’ band was bigger and louder, Tucker’s players were ... More

Best player in school history: Region 6-AAAAA teams

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Grady’s Damian Swann (1) went on to play at the University of Georgia and for the NFL’s New Orleans Saints. (AJC file photo) In 1949 and 1950, Decatur won 25 consecutive games and two state championships. Decatur’s best ... More

Best player in school history: Region 5-AAAAA teams

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Quincy Carter, who led Southwest DeKalb to a state championship and was named Georgia’s all-classification player of the year, went on to play at Georgia and in the NFL. (AJC file photo) There was no helicopter flying over ... More

The Leaderboard: Lakeview Academy QB, WR form potent combination

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here BRANDEN CAMP/SPECIAL It’s hard to make a name for oneself on a Class A program that has never made the playoffs or had a winning season against a full region schedule, but K.J. Millwood and Alec Bornhorst are doing the best ... More

Macon private school teams continue their strong softball seasons

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here At the beginning of the week, the top four teams in the GHSA Region 7A-1A softball race were set. Tattnall Square, Mount de Sales, FPD and Stratford had all earned top-four spots. The question remained about where they would be seeded in the ... More

Best player in school history: Region 3-AAAA teams

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here BRANDEN CAMP/SPECIAL Ray Guy, the Class A back of the year in 1968, had just led Thomson to its second consecutive state title with a 7-6 victory over Carrolton in The Brickyard. One night later, he scored 39 points for the ... More