The football teams at Johnson and West Hall need no introduction. The two teams know plenty about one another. And tonight, the two neighboring schools will renew one of Hall County's most fiery rivalries.
Gainesville High coach Bruce Miller may be entering his 40th season this fall, but he doesn't plan to call it quits any time soon. That should be a relief to fans as the Red Elephants make the jump up two levels to Class AAAAA in 2012.
Even if Devon Pierce resorted to revisionist history in his head, it wouldn't take away the pain of being sidelined while his Gainesville High teammates ran all the way to the Class AAA state title game last season.
Already faced with a roster that just came together a little more than two weeks ago, new Riverside Military Academy coach Chris Cotter struggled to find the right words to summarize how he felt about starting the season a week before everyone else.