While winning two varsity football games in a season would be considered a letdown at some high schools, at Lakeview Academy it's a school record.
White County needs just one win to end two years of frustration. As a result of Friday night's 21-14 victory over Stephens County, the Warriors (6-1, 3-0) sit alone atop Region 8A-AAA with two weeks left in subregion play. A win over Chestatee this week would clinch first place in subregion, a berth in the region title game and a spot in the state playoffs. The Warriors, who are off to their best start since ...
The White County football team once again made a defensive stand late in a game to give the Warriors (6-1, 3-0 Region 8A-AAA) a thrilling 21-14 win over the Stephens County Indians (5-2, 2-1) on Friday night.
East Hall traveled to Blue Ridge on Friday night and came away with a tough subregion loss, 20-7 to Fannin County.
North Hall was willing to let Lumpkin County have a free touchdown late in Friday's game at The Brickyard, which the Indians were not about to turn away.
Riverside Military Academy picked a good night to play its most complete game of the season.
OAKWOOD - Time doesn't quite heal old wounds, as the West Hall High football team discovered. Still smarting from last week's heart-breaking 2-point loss to Johnson in the final seconds, West Hall lost its second straight Friday night 42-7 to Oconee County.
FLOWERY BRANCH - It was an unusual Friday night in which Flowery Branch and quarterback Austin Brown struggled in the passing game.
It was tough for Jefferson coach T. McFerrin to go back to Elbert County, a place where he coached for seven years and won the state title in 1995.
MONROE - With sole possession of first place in the subregion on the line, the No. 8 Gainesville Red Elephants pulled out every play in the book to secure a win.
Walnut Grove earned its first win of the season Friday night in Monroe, beating Johnson 42-35.
Banks County beat Rabun County 40-13 on Friday in Tiger to take sole possession of the Region 8A-AA lead.
After a scoreless first half, the offenses exploded for seven scores combined on Friday as Commerce fell to Athens Academy 28-21 in Athens.
Three-time defending state champion Buford rode a 35-point halftime lead to a 48-2 victory over Avondale on Friday at Tom Riden Stadium in Buford.
Chestatee fell to Franklin County 41-14 on Friday night at War Eagle Stadium. The War Eagles had 310 total offensive yards (225 rushing, 85 passing) in the loss. Pearce Gruenenfelder had a receiving touchdown on a pass from Scott Chewning and Jay Lyles added a rushing touchdown for Chestatee (2-5, 0-3 Region 8A-AAA). With the loss, the War Eagles fall to last place in the subregion. Chestatee will play host to White County at 7:30 ...