West Hall recorded its first win of the season, beating Walnut Grove 38-9 on Friday night in Loganville.
JEFFERSON - Penalities and turnovers plagued the subregion opener for Jefferson and North Oconee on Friday night, so it came down to who could capitalize.
No. 1-ranked Buford rolled to a 59-13 win over Decatur on Friday. The Wolves (7-0) held a 52-0 lead at the half with only 158 yards of offense but scored in every facet of the game. Cameron Gazaway picked up a punt and ran it into the end zone for Buford. On special teams, Thomas Wilson had a 55-yard punt return for a score. Buford kicker David Petroni hit his first field goal of ...
Leading 14-0 but backed up deep in its own territory late in the first quarter, North Hall made a big stop on fourth down inside the 10-yard line to take the ball away on downs from visiting Chestatee.
The game plan for East Hall on Friday night was simple: Keep the Rabun County offense off the field.
Towns County posted its first victory of the season Friday, beating North Cobb Christian 33-6 in Hiawassee.
Raider quarterback Kevin Ellison rushed 15 times for 236 yards and three touchdowns to lead Habersham Central to a 54-10 home win Friday night over Winder-Barrow.
Gainesville at Johnson When: 7:30 tonight Where: Billy Ellis Memorial Stadium, Oakwood Radio: 1240-AM Coaches: Gainesville, Bruce Miller; Johnson, Paul Friel Records: Gainesville (3-1, 0-0 8-AAA South), Johnson (0-4, 0-0) Key players: Gainesville, QB Deshaun Watson (6-2, 185 So.), DB Joseph Haley (5-10, 185 Sr.), WR Justin Cantrell (6-2, 177 Jr.). Johnson, TE/LB Jose ...
It was a tale of two seasons over the first few weeks for Chestatee and North Hall. Through three games, the teams sat at 3-0 and 0-3, respectively, opposite sides of the spectrum in the standings and the public eye, alike. And while the results were flipped a week ago (North Hall picked up its first win over Walnut Grove; Chestatee fell at Monroe Area), both the War Eagles and Trojans enter tonight's game with ...
In his fourth year of varsity football, East Hall senior running back Jamond Witt and the rest of the Vikings have the chance to win their first Homecoming game.
The top 10 teams in the Associated Press Georgia high school football polls with first-place votes in parentheses and won-loss record, total points and position last week at right:
From the first time he stepped on the high school field, Lumpkin County's Ian McIntosh has had the ability to make big plays.
CARNESVILLE - Nothing about Gainesville's quick-strike offense has changed. A week after Red Elephants quarterback Deshaun Watson's eight-touchdown effort, he had four touchdown passes in a 42-13 win Friday against Franklin County in Carnesville. Though the Lions (1-3) had some success moving the ball running in their triple-option-style offense, the Red Elephants took all the momentum away with some big plays from Watson's arm. "We just want to play fast, score fast and keep improving ...
DAHLONEGA - Lumpkin County coach Tommy Jones has trouble coming up with words to describe his senior star Ian McIntosh.
CONYERS - Flowery Branch improved to 5-0 on Friday with a 51-0 win over Rockdale County at Reid Stadium.
DAWSONVILLE - Dawson County racked up 501 yards of total offense in a 27-13 win over visiting Lumpkin County on Friday night.
Robert Prunier returned a kickoff for a touchdown to lead Union County in a 41-14 win over Towns County on Friday in Blairsville.
East Jackson defeated Banks County 14-10 in the team's season openers Friday in Commerce.
Fellowship Christian defeated Lakeview Academy 41-14 on Friday night in Roswell.
Jackson County's late comeback attempt fell short Friday night in a 26-21 loss to Winder-Barrow.
For Flowery Branch, tonight's game at second-ranked Northside-Warner Robins is more than a season opener.
For all the eye-popping statistics that Deshaun Watson posted during his record-setting 2012 season, the categories where he avoided large numbers may have been just as important to Gainesville's state championship run.
Chattooga at East Hall
Antonio Pittman's role as a West Hall Spartan has been increasing ever since he first stepped onto the field in Oakwood.
Dawson County struck big in crucial situations to open the season Friday against East Hall in Gainesville. Leading by a small margin with five minutes left to play, Tigers (1-0, 1-0 Region 7-AAA) quarterback Zack Buchan hit running back Cody Lamar in the open field on a third-and-long at the 30 and ran 70 yards for the score, propelling Dawson County to a 29-27 win.
Andrew Smith and Brannon Dyer were the catalysts for the North Hall offense in a 42-31 scrimmage win against Salem (Va.) on Friday in Virginia.
OAKWOOD - This year, the Battle of Oakwood went to the Spartans of West Hall.
Dawson County at East Hall