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Jefferson upsets No. 1 Calhoun 31-14 for 1st state title

ATLANTA - The Jefferson High football team knocked off the top team in Class AA to earn the program's first state championship Saturday at the Georgia Dome.

December 16, 2012 | By Latrice Williams For The Times | All prep football news


Gainesville players, fans react to state championship win

On Friday night, Gainesville claimed its first football state championship with a 49-13 victory over Ware County. On Saturday, the effects of the win were just starting to sink in.

December 16, 2012 | Charles Phelps | All prep football news


Big Red rules: Gainesville wins long-awaited state title

ATLANTA - The Gainesville Red Elephants saved their best for last.

December 15, 2012 | Zac Taylor | All prep football news


Gainesville’s champion QB: A golden arm with a team-first attitude

There was never any doubt that Deshaun Watson would be ready for the occasion. Playing on the state's biggest stage made him an even better leader as he guided the Red Elephants to the Class AAAAA state championship on Friday in Atlanta.

December 15, 2012 | Bill Murphy | All prep football news


Buford hoists trophy after a year of adversity

ATLANTA - Dexter Wood said Friday's state title win for Buford High was the sweetest win of them all, not because of the talent on the field - last year's state runner-up team had more - but because of its success despite tragedies and challenges this year's team faced.

December 14, 2012 | Zac Taylor | All prep football news


Buford claims another state title with 10-3 win

ATLANTA – Buford never deviated from what works best, though it was tough sledding for much of the way against St. Pius X in Friday's Class AAA state championship game at The Georgia Dome.

December 14, 2012 | Bill Murphy | All prep football news


North Hall's Smith tops 7-AAA All-Region team

North Hall quarterback Andrew Smith has been named the Region 7-AAA All-Region Player of the Year.

December 14, 2012 | From staff reports | All prep football news


Dragons ready for stiff challenge in Class AA title game

JEFFERSON - After a season filled with convincing victories, the Dragons will be a decided underdog heading into the Class AA state championship game at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta.

December 14, 2012 | Zac Taylor | All prep football news


New-look Wolves back in title game

There's almost nothing familiar about this year's Buford football team.

December 13, 2012 | Zac Taylor | All prep football news


Dragons used early loss as motivation in run to finals

JEFFERSON - Wesley Simonton started thinking about the possibility the day after the Jefferson Dragons held off Fitzgerald 53-51 in triple overtime to earn a trip to the state semifinals.

December 12, 2012 | Zac Taylor | All prep football news


High school football: A look at area teams' championship opponents

One team is back in the state championship game for the first time in 35 years. One team frequently plays deep into the playoffs but has yet to bring home the elusive title. And one team is in the Georgia Dome so often it has the feel of a second home.

December 11, 2012 | Brent Holloway | All prep football news


Union County's Bentley honored by Falcons

Union County quarterback T Bentley was selected as the Atlanta Falcons Warrick Dunn Captain in the Community of the Year Award winner, after being named one of 10 Captains in the Community earlier in the year.

December 11, 2012 | From staff reports | All prep football news


Gainesville's offense benefits from a rapid, no-huddle structure

Senior center Chase England is so grateful for the state championship game he's about to play in for Gainesville, one he's been dreaming about since he first threw on a jersey at age 8. England says the Red Elephants' rapid-fire offensive system he anchors up front deserves a fair share of the credit for earning them a berth in the Class AAAAA title game against Ware County on Friday night at the Georgia Dome.

December 10, 2012 | Bill Murphy | All prep football news


The countdown is on for the football state championship weekend

For Bruce Miller, the joy derived from Friday night's semifinal win over Whitewater was subdued and short-lived. For the veteran Gainesville coach, a bigger goal lies ahead.

December 08, 2012 | Brent Holloway | All prep football news


Buford reaches state final for 6th straight year

Buford remains Buford.

December 08, 2012 | By Andrew B. Adler For The Times | All prep football news


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West Hall tops Fannin County in 2 overtimes, 40-37

Cameron Shirley scored on a 1-yard quarterback sneak to lift West Hall to a 40-37 win over Fannin County in double overtime Friday night in ...

October 23, 2015 | Times staff reports | All prep football news


East Hall scores huge road win, tops Franklin County 34-27

East Hall traveled to Carnesville Friday night and left with a 34-27 win over Franklin County to gain sole possession of second place in Region ...

October 23, 2015 | Times staff reports | All prep football news


Gainesville bounces back by bouncing Cedar Shoals, 46-18

Messiah Dorsey is making touchdowns all over the field, senior leaders are stepping up following injuries and the Red Elephants are shutting down their opponents ...

October 23, 2015 | David Thackham | All prep football news


Buford headed back to playoffs after 56-7 win over North Oconee

It's a pretty simple formula for success for the Buford Wolves after all these years; dominate both lines of scrimmage, play solid special teams ...

October 23, 2015 | By Jimmy Schofield sports@gainesvilletimes.com | All prep football news


Lakeview lets early lead slip away, falls to Athens Christian 43-21

Lakeview Academy jumped out to a big early lead but couldn't hold off Athens Christian and the Eagles dominated in the second half en ...

October 23, 2015 | By Colin Hubbard sports@gainesvilletimes.com | All prep football news


North Hall stays in control, blanks Monroe Area 25-0

North Hall coach David Bishop said earlier this week he wanted his Trojans to keep the ball out of their opponents' hands.

October 23, 2015 | Zack Myers | All prep football news


Riverside blanked by Greene County, 39-0

Greene County shut out Riverside Military Academy 39-0 on Friday night in Greensboro.

October 23, 2015 | Times staff reports | All prep football news


Buford airs it out early, blasts Monroe 51-0

The Buford Wolves don't rebuild - they simply reload.

October 16, 2015 | By Jimmy Schofield sports@gainesvilletimes.com | All prep football news


East Hall tightens up in 2nd half, holds off Johnson 24-14

East Hall looked like a different defense in the second half.

October 16, 2015 | By Jared Putnam sports@gainesvilletimes.com | All prep football news


Jefferson empties the bench in 49-0 rout of East Jackson

COMMERCE - It was a short night for the Jefferson varsity squad Friday night against East Jackson.

October 16, 2015 | By Kyle Funderburk sports@gainesvilletimes.com | All prep football news


West Hall playoff hopes fade with 21-14 loss to Franklin County

A pass of 34 yards ended up in the wrong hands Friday night as West Hall quarterback Jacob Satterfield was looking to connect with Hykeem ...

October 16, 2015 | Zack Myers | All prep football news


Ambush in Athens: Clarke Central stuns Gainesville 44-7

ATHENS - Gainesville generated the kind of start it wanted Friday night, but it was the start of the week that bothered head coach Bruce Miller.

October 16, 2015 | By Phillip Gardner sports@gainesvilletimes.com | All prep football news


Flowery Branch tramples Apalachee, 41-6

Chris Griffin cracked a smile when he closed out the huddle following Flowery Branch's 41-6 rout of Apalachee Friday night at Falcon Field.

October 16, 2015 | David Thackham | All prep football news


Habersham still winless after 42-35 loss at Centennial

Habersham Central turned up the offense on Friday night but it wasn't enough in a 42-35 loss to Centennial in Roswell.

October 16, 2015 | Times staff reports | All prep football news


Cain's 5 TDs spark Banks County over Lumpkin County, 48-31

Banks County rode senior running back Trevae Cain's five touchdowns to a 48-31 victory over Lumpkin County on Friday night at Leopard Stadium in ...

October 16, 2015 | Times staff reports | All prep football news


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