40 results for tag: Wrestling

GHSA to return basketball finals to Macon in 2018

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The state basketball tournament is returning to Macon next March after a one-year hiatus, the Georgia High School Association announced Thursday. Four classifications will hold their title games March 7-8 at the Macon Centrep... More

Mayor wants Macon to put its best foot forward with return of high school championships

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Macon-Bibb County Mayor Robert Reichert didn’t go into full Joni Mitchell mode Thursday, but he came close. And his point was clear. After a one-year absence, the Georgia High School Association announced that its basketball championships ... More

Georgia state basketball championships are making their return to Macon

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here The GHSA basketball championships are headed back to Macon after a year away. The tournament will be played March 7-8 at the Macon Coliseum. Four of the eight classifications will be played those two days in Macon. The other four classificati... More

Top-players by position: Multi-position athletes can be dominant

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here BRANDEN CAMP/SPECIAL In today’s category in the series of Top 10 players at each position, we look at players who aren’t easily assigned just one position. They often are dominant in multiple aspects of the game from ... More

Reach, Gillespie among 18 new coaches in Class AAA

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here (Jason Getz / AJC) GHSF Daily is chronicling the many coaching changes in the offseason. We continue today with Class AAA. Number of hires: 18 Best hire: Rance Gillespie, Hart County Hardest to replace: Tony Welch, Savannah ... More

Tattnall Square’s Rodgers shows leadership, gets his championship

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Selby Buck Award winners 2017: Christian Rodgers, Tattnall Square, football and wrestling; Kate Patterson, FPD, basketball and soccer 2016: Quintez Cephus, Stratford, football, basketball and track 2015: Justin Smith, West Laurens, football, ... More

Middle Georgians honored by Positive Athlete group

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Two Middle Georgia athletes made the statewide list of the most positive high school athletes in the state, according to the Positive Athlete organization. Softball player Karsen Ochs of FPD and boys basketball player Aaron Geter III of ... More

State champs in review: Seven schools wins first-ever titles in 2016-17

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Lambert’s girls soccer team was among five state champions for the Forsyth County school this academic year. Pope’s championship in Class AAAAAA baseball on Monday put a wrap on the 2016-17 year in Georgia high ... More

Youth no obstacle for West Laurens’ Mannella

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here All-Middle Georgia Wrestling   First team   Cameron Butler, West Laurens, Sr., 160 Returning first-teamer; state Class 4A champion; 42-5 record; third and 41-8 in 2016. Julian Farber, Veterans, Fr., ... More

GHSA executive committee sorts through mild agenda in Macon

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The Georgia High School Association’s executive committee is meeting Monday in Macon to vote on proposals that got through committee meetings on Sunday. The annual spring meeting won’t be as eventful as the most recent ... More