574 results for tag: Walton

Tennis Blog: State playoffs begin Monday

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The state playoffs will begin with its First Round playoff window, which starts on Monday, April 15 and closes on Wednesday, April 17 for Class AA-AAAAAAA. This year’s playoff windows are especially important following the ... More

Football coaching changes: New hires at Ware, Model, Campbell, SCD

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Ware County, which lost head coach Franklin Stephens to McEachern last month, has found a replacement. The Gators’ new coach will be Jason Strickland, most recently at Pierce County, where he led the Bears to a 13-1 finish ... More

AAAAAAA football blog: What do 2018 all-region teams tell us about 2019? 

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here One way of projecting the 2019 football season is to look at all-region teams from 2018 to see which standout players are returning. Based on that, Marietta, Roswell and Parkview are looking pretty good. Here’s a region-by-r... More

Track and Field Blog:  A look at the state leaders

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here As we head into spring break, here are the state leaders in each one of the 16 events contested at region, sectionals and the state meet (wind-legal times only): 100 meters Boys: 10.70; Demaire Taylor, junior, Milton Girls: ... More

Boys soccer blog: Teams jockey for state tournament positions

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The deadline for completing region/area matches is April 18, and the first round of the state soccer championships will take place April 24. Teams across the state are jockeying for position in their respective regions and areas to ... More

Class AAAA blog: Cambridge girls win 39th Annual Buckhead Rotary Tournament

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The Cambridge girls took first place in the 39th annual Buckhead Rotary Tournament over the weekend. The prestigious tournament included some of Georgia’s most accomplished boys and girls programs, as well as top teams from ... More

Lacrosse in brief: Week 3

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Each week, we’ll take a look at four of the state’s top teams — two from the boys’ side, and two from the girls’ — and see how they’re doing at this point in the season. Last week, we took a look at the then-No. ... More

Class A Football Blog:  A look at coaching changes around the state

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here One of the key differences between traditionally strong programs and those that struggle is the off season program. Simply put, what teams do from December through July – getting bigger, stronger, faster and better – impacts what ... More

Tennis Blog: Results from championship rematches offer insight into the drama ahead

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The Buckhead Rotary Tournament starts Friday and will conclude Saturday, March 23. The action will take place at Westminster and among the star-powered lineup of schools will be the 17-time state champion Walton Lady Raiders. ... More

Lacrosse in brief: Week 2

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Welcome to the first weekly briefing of GHSA lacrosse for the 2019 season. The latest AJC rankings, which were released Thursday, have Lambert in 6A-7A and Lovett in A-5A as the No. 1 teams on the boys’ side while Milton ... More