121 results for tag: Softball

Speed has Jones County softball season headed in right direction

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Ask Jones County softball head coach Blake Lyons to describe his team, and there’s a good chance you will get a simple yet emphatic response: Fast. That speed has helped produced a 13-5 record, and in 11 of the wins, the Greyhounds have seven ... More

Tuesday Football, Softball and Volleyball scores

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Tuesday scores Football Beach 34, Windsor Forest 27 Savannah 47, Groves 0 Softball Allatoona 16, North Atlanta 1 Apalachee 2, Habersham Central 1 Archer 10, Newton 1 Chamblee 19, Columbia 0 Chapel Hill 9, Cartersville ... More

Poll Talk: Manchester is No. 1 for first time in 20 years; Brookwood, Tift enter rankings

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Manchester, a Class A school off to a 4-0 start, is ranked No. 1 for the first time since 1997, the year of its only state championship. The Blue Devils have taken over the top spot in the Class A public division rankings after ... More

Northside-Columbus tops Carver for first time in history to move to 4-0

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here View CaptionHide Caption Marist running back Charlie Addicks (23) carries the ball in the first half against Woodward Academy on Friday, Sept. 15, in Atlanta. PHOTO/JASON GETZ There were 14 undefeated teams left in Class 4A before ... More

No. 1 (Public) Clinch at No. 5 (Public) Irwin among best games in Week 5

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Here’s a look at the top games in Week 5: No. 1 (Public) Clinch County (2-1) at No. 5 (Public) Irwin County (2-1) This is one of the most understated rivalries in Georgia, featuring two of the best programs, regardless of ... More

State’s youngest coach has perhaps the toughest job: Make Providence Christian a winner

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Parker Conley, 25, is the youngest head football coach in the Georgia High School Association. He hopes to build Providence Christian in Lilburn, into a perennial playoff contender. There are 20 teams with new head coaches in ... More

Poll Talk: Cedar Grove retakes No. 1 ranking

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Cedar Grove’s head coach Jermaine Smith signals his players. (Phil Skinner/Special to AJC) Cedar Grove, the defending champion, is back as the No. 1 team in Class AAA after a No. 1 in that class lost for the second straight ... More

No. 3 (Private) Wesleyan vs. AA No. 2 Hapeville one of state’s best this week

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Here’s a look at the best games on the board in Week 4: No. 3 (Private) Wesleyan (3-0) vs. AA No. 2 Hapeville Charter (2-1) This should be one of the best games of the weekend, regardless of classification. Both are coming ... More

Mount de Sales freshman Partain’s hard work paying off with strong season

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Watching the Mount de Sales softball team, it’s hard not to notice the Cavaliers’ pitcher, sifting dirt through the fingers on her right hand and brushing it on her side. She is focused and determined. Nervous but not overwhelmed. She has ... More

Defending champion Cedar Grove continues to roll with fresh faces

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Cedar Grove’s Darrel Neal churns up the middle as Southwest DeKalb’s Jervon Mannery is in pursuit. (Photo – Mark Brock) The defending Class AAA champions Cedar Grove Saints are 2-0 this season, and both victories have ... More