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Former Camden County, Grayson coach Herron retires

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Jeff Herron, the only coach to win football state championships at three Georgia high schools, has retired. Herron compiled a record of 287-52 in 27 seasons as a Georgia head coach and won state titles at Oconee County (1999), ... More

Tennis state champions return to Rome this Saturday

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The GHSA Tennis State Championships will return to the Rome Tennis Center for the second-straight year on Saturday, May 4. There are 16 boys teams and 16 girls teams represented in the different classifications and the action ... More

Tennis blog: A look at the semifinalists

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The tennis state playoffs have advanced to the semifinal round, with the exception of three to-be-determined slots that will be filled by Friday evening. The semifinal action will start this weekend as well and the play-by date ... More

Trivia and list: Sweat is 81st Georgian taken in NFL first round

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here As expected, Stephenson High graduate Montez Sweat was taken in the first round in the NFL Draft on Thursday. The former Mississippi State defense end went 26th overall to the Washington Redskins. With that, at least one ... More

Spring Sports Scores from Wednesday

The baseball state playoffs opened up on Wednesday with double-headers in Class AA-AAAAAAA. There were also a handful of girls soccer first round matches being played and the boys soccer state playoffs got underway. Check out the scores below and some of the highlights. Northgate defeated Dacula 2-0 in Game 1. Ryder Willard pitched a [...]
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Football coaching changes reach 91; Westlake, Tri-Cities make hires

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The past week was busy for football coaching changes as Colquitt County filled its opening with Justin Rogers on Monday and Jones County replaced Rogers just two days later with Mike Chastain, who had led Warner Robins to the ... More

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

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