Led by Quan Clark's 181 yards and two touchdowns on 17 carries, Chestatee finished its season with a 29-21 win Friday over Walnut Grove at War Eagle Stadium.
North Hall ended its season with a 52-28 victory on Friday night at The Brickyard to finish the season at .500 overall.
DAHLONEGA - Lumpkin County's playoff dream quickly turned into a nightmare on a cold, wet Friday night.
The Commerce High football team used a strong running game to defeat Social Circle 49-21 on Friday night at Redskins Stadium in Stephens Park.
FLOWERY BRANCH - For the first time this season, Flowery Branch's high octane offense was met with a defense that was too much to overcome.
T. Bently threw three touchdowns Friday night to lead Union County to a 34-6 victory over East Jackson.
Despite being outgained by just 55 yards, the Banks County football team lost 34-13 to Hart County on Friday night at Pete Herndon Stadium in Hartwell.
BUFORD -- That's one title down, one to go for the Buford High football team. Class AA's second-ranked Wolves shut down No. 7 Westminster on Friday 42-0 for the Region 6-AA championship at Tom Riden Stadium. It was the first in a rather short checklist for Georgia's perennial powerhouse. The main goal of course is to end the season just as Buford (9-1) has the last three years, with the AA state title. The next ...
CLEVELAND - Winning region titles never gets old for Gainesville's football program. On Friday, the Red Elephants (9-1) took advantage of three White County turnovers and a key interception by sophomore defensive back Fred Payne early in the fourth quarter to secure a 21-7 win in the Region 8-AAA title game in Cleveland. With the win, the Red Elephants have won three consecutive region championships and secure the No. 1 seed in the state playoffs. ...
TOCCOA - Mark Palmer never took a single snap last year during his junior season at Stephens County.
The way Flowery Branch's schedule lended itself, its toughest test is the last game of the regular season - a showdown with No. 1-ranked Clarke Central for the Region 8-AAAA championship.
Tim Rucker isn't trying to dramatize the meaning of tonight's Region 8-AAA championship game in Cleveland against White County.
Westminster at Buford When: 7:30 tonight Where: Tom Riden Stadium, Buford Coaches: Westminster, Gerry Romberg; Buford, Jess Simpson Records: Westminster (7-2, 1st Region 6B-AA); Buford (8-1, 1st 6A-AA) Key players: Westminster, RB Ralph Abernathy IV (5-6, 155 Sr.), LB Dallis Joiner (6-0, 192, Sr.), QB William Lingenfelter (6-0, 155 Sr.). Buford, QB Alex Ross (6-2, 198 Sr.), RB Seon Jones (5-9, 178 Sr.), WR/DB Eric Barr (5-8, 166 Sr.). Outlook: Buford is looking ...
When the Lumpkin County football team puts on the pads to face off with Monroe Area at 7:30 p.m. Friday at J.P. King Memorial Stadium in Dahlonega, there will be more on the line than a spot in the state playoffs.
OAKWOOD - When the coaches from Region 8-AAA were deciding how to figure out this year's playoff teams, Johnson High coach Paul Friel was one of the biggest proponents of a play-in game.