304 results for tag: Lassiter

Daily List: Georgia’s all-time leaders in passing yardage, touchdowns

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The careers of three of Georgia’s all-time most prolific passers ended last week. Trevor Lawrence will leave Cartersville as the state’s career record-holder for passing yards and touchdown passes. Blessed Trinity upset ... More

Daily List: No. 4 seeds that won at least two playoff games

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Only three No. 4 seeds survived the first round, as they went 3-45. The winners were Marietta, Mountain View and East Hall. (Marietta, technically, was an at-large playoff team that filled a No. 4 spot in the bracket.) No. 4 seeds ... More

Eight teams clinch playoff berths with mini-game victories

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Eight teams from five regions clinched the final state playoff berths with victories Monday night in mini-games, and the GHSA finalized the brackets with the release of the Class AAAAAAA at-large team and the Class A private-school ... More

7A review: Hillgrove, Walton, South Forsyth clinch regions

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Hillgrove, Walton and South Forsyth clinched Class AAAAAAA region titles Friday on the final night of the regular season. Only one of those was a surprise – Hillgrove. The Hawks beat their Powder Springs rival McEachern 14-7. ... 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

7A preview: Breaking down the playoff scenarios

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Walton, South Forsyth and McEachern are favored to nail down region titles on Friday, but Woodstock, West Forsyth and Hillgrove stand in their way in this final week of the regular season. Roswell and North Cobb, both ranked in ... More

Best player in school history: Region 4-AAAAAAA teams

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Lassiter quarterback Hutson Mason passes against Wheeler High School in 2009. (AJC file photo) A Georgia quarterback has thrown for 3,500 yards in a season 19 times, according to the Georgia High School Football Historians ... More

7A review: Five teams clinch region titles

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Five Class AAAAAAA teams clinched region titles Friday while three others must win next week seal their No. 1 seeds. Congrats to region champions Lowndes (Region 1), Westlake (Region 2), North Gwinnett (Region 6), Brookwood ... More

AA in brief: Georgia Bulldogs Godwin, Poole return home

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here There’s no change to the Class AA polls this week, as all teams except Jefferson County (bye week) won. The top 10 features seven undefeated teams, though that will change this week with No. 5 Thomasville playing at No. 6 Brooks ... More

Top performances from Week 10: Two Gwinnett backs move to head of the class

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here BRANDEN CAMP/SPECIAL When the season began, there wasn’t a clear-cut all-state running back in the highest classification. Now, two Gwinnett County backs are beginning to separate themselves. One is Dante Black of Brookwood. ... More