Tyler Dominy went 15-for-27 passing with a 165 yards and two touchdowns to lead Dawson County to a 24-17 win over Fannin County on Friday in Dawsonville.
HOMER - Running is not the only offense Banks County plays with - it is just one of the options they have.
Led by Jamond Witt's four touchdowns, the East Hall High football team opened subregion play with a 42-26 win over Rabun County on Friday in Tiger.
Social Circle squeaked past Riverside Military Academy 22-19 on Friday night in Social Circle.
Bruce Miller wasn't standing on the sidelines, but he's sure going to enjoy watching the film from Gainesville's game against Johnson.
Led by Addison Davis' three touchdowns and 77 yards rushing, Commerce defeated Athens Christian 28-7 on Friday in Athens.
Buford opened subregion play with a 42-7 win over Decatur on Friday in Decatur. Buford (5-1, 1-0 Region 6A-AA) plays host to Clarkston at 7:30 p.m. Friday. TOWNS COUNTY 48, NORTH COBB CHRISTIAN 18: The Indians earned their first win of the season on Friday in Kennesaw. Towns County (1-5) is off next week and will return to action when it plays host to River Ridge at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 15 in Hiawassee. HABERSHAM ...
North Hall at Chestatee When: 7:30 tonight Where: Chestatee Stadium, Gainesville Coaches: North Hall, Bob Christmas; Chestatee, Stan Lutrell Records: North Hall (2-2, 0-0 Region 8A-AAA); Chestatee (2-2, 0-0) Key players: North Hall, RB Imani Cross (6-2, 225 Jr.), QB Kanler Coker (6-4, 195 Jr.), LB Mack VanGorder (5-11, 195 Sr). Chestatee, QB/DB Scott Chewning (5-10, 170 Sr.), RB Montrai Tate (5-10, 155 Jr.), WR/DB Pearce Gruenenfelder (6-0, 155, Jr). Outlook: North Hall ...
DAHLONEGA - The final stage of Lumpkin County's football practice Wednesday may end up being the most important to have in order for tonight's game against White County (3-1) in Cleveland.
The wife of White County football coach Gregg Segraves was granted a temporary protective order on Sept. 23 after alleging multiple instances of domestic violence, including one she claims occurred on school grounds.
The first half of the regular season in Region 8-AAA has been a nice way to whet the appetite of fans across the span of this spread out region.
Flowery Branch crept up one more spot and Buford held firm to its in this week's Georgia Prep Football Poll, coducted by The Associated Press.
BUFORD - When Buford's Seon Jones went to the sideline late in last Friday's win against Lovett, the Wolves' senior running back was floored to find out he was the new owner of the school record for rushing yards in a single game.
Region 8A-AAA really is up for grabs. There is no clear frontrunner at this point.
Fans that attended Jock Horner Field in Gainesville on Friday were treated to a thrilling game as Hebron Christian came away with a hard-fought 28-19 victory over Lakeview Academy.
BUFORD - Jess Simpson doesn't care if his team breaks the state's all-time single-season scoring record of 682 points.
In a move to build a more competitive football program for the future, Johnson High's administration made its decision known Wednesday to continue playing a non-region football schedule for the next two years during the Region 8-AAAA meeting Wednesday in Oakwood.
BUFORD - When Buford walked off the field following the first half of last Friday's semifinal game against Callaway, the Wolves were trailing for the first time all season.
Fourteen Gainesville high football players and 10 Flowery Branch players earned 8-AAAAA All-Region honors, announced Monday.
Gainesville quarterback Deshaun Watson will undergo an MRI early this week to determine the severity of a knee injury he suffered in the closing minutes of Friday night's 20-14 loss to Tucker in the Class AAAAA state semifinals, Red Elephants coach Bruce Miller confirmed Sunday morning.
BUFORD - What a difference a half makes.
CLARKSTON – It shouldn't have ended this way.
CLARKSTON - Gainesville stood toe to toe with Tucker for most of the night in the Class AAAAA state semifinals on Friday at Hallford Stadium in Clarkston. What kept it close was the Red Elephants' remarkable defense for most of the night against the Tigers' vaunted running game.
Deshaun Watson couldn't help but smile.
Gainesville High quarterback Deshaun Watson was named the 2013-2014 Gatorade Georgia Football Player of the Year, according to an announcement made Thursday by The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with USA TODAY High School Sports.
BUFORD - Buford coach Jess Simpson might have the best backup quarterback in Georgia.
This is the most fun time of year to play high school football for those still in the running.
Just like last season, Gainesville's football team will have to find a way to win in enemy territory in order to reach the Class AAAAA state championship game in The Georgia Dome. Buford, meanwhile, can punch its ticket to the Class AAA title contest in the friendly confines of Tom Riden Stadium.
Not even a tender left shoulder on quarterback Deshaun Watson or a potent Mundy's Mill running game could keep Gainesville from earning a win in the state quarterfinals on Friday at City Park Stadium.
The Gainesville Red Elephants are starting to become very comfortable at playing football when the weather turns cold.