White County defeated Fannin County 35-28 on Friday in Blue Ridge, giving the Warriors their first 3-0 start since 1975.
ATHENS - The points came fast and furious at Waters-Wilkins Stadium, and Cedar Shoals couldn't put them up as quickly as Flowery Branch, as the Falcons beat the Jaguars, 45-27, on Friday to open Region 8-AAAAA play.
OAKWOOD - West Hall quarterback Zach English noted all that new coach Tony Lotti has done for the program since being hired in the offseason.
Collins Hill dominated Habersham Central 52-0 in both teams' region opener on Friday in Mount Airy.
FLOWERY BRANCH -- After a few of his patented bone-shattering hits during the first two games this season, Flowery Branch linebacker Jacob Allen said he would briefly get that familiar feeling.
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T.J. Tate's second-quarter catch last Friday against Johnson was just the icing on the cake. After three rushing touchdowns in the opening quarter for North Hall, the 5-foot-8, 165-pound Tate was the intended target of a pass from quarterback Bradley Brown, when a Knights defender got a hand on the ball while it was in the air.
For as long as Bob Christmas has been the coach at North Hall, two things could be counted on from the Trojans: the wing-T and winning football. It's ironic then, that after the program's first losing season since Christmas' first year in 2001, that the Trojans have rediscovered their winning ways with a new offense.
BUFORD – Gainesville senior linebacker Michael Pittman went from one emotional extreme to the other Friday at Tom Riden Stadium.
OAKWOOD - Special teams and defense - tried and true ingredients to winning football. Chestatee proved the old adage right again Friday with a tough 42-21 victory over West Hall.
Riverside Military Academy coach Gary Downs had a different homecoming in mind before his Eagles took on Whitefield Academy on Friday night in Gainesville.
CLEVELAND - The White County Warriors posted their first 2-0 start since 2009 Friday with a convincing 34-7 win over Lumpkin County.
North Forsyth defeated Dawson County 35-28 on Friday in Dawsonville.
Lakeview Academy was able to find offense in different places to lead the team to a 42-0 victory over Hebron Christian Academy and the Lions' first 2-0 start to a season since the school began playing a varsity team.
East Hall battled its way to a 20-13 win over Wesleyan in the season opener on Friday in Peachtree Corners.