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.
George Walton Academy kept Riverside Military Academy winless with a 42-6 win Friday in Monroe.
The North Hall Trojans' season began to look a lot less dismal Friday night, with the home team taking down the Walnut Grove Warriors 48-7 at the Brickyard. The Trojans showed early on Friday that they weren't going to let the season's slow start weigh them down against Walnut Grove. The first three possessions by the Trojans produced 20 unanswered points, the only flaw coming when the Trojans failed on a two-point conversion attempt. ...
The Lakeview Lions won their first game of the year 10-7 against Hebron Christian on Friday in Dacula.
Monroe Area coach Matt Fligg started the Chestatee football program in 2002, so he wasn't surprised to see the War Eagles not quit after falling behind three scores.
BUFORD - It was a game Buford coach Jess Simpson called "necessary."
Towns County fell to Georgia Military 35-7 on Friday night The Bulldogs scored 21 points in the second quarter and put the game out of reach of the Indians. Quarterback Jackson Noblet was 4-12 for 84 yards and had a fourth quarter touchdown pass to Noah Calhoun for Towns County. Calhoun also led the Indians in rushing with 75 yards on 10 carries. Towns County (0-5) hosts North Cobb Christian at 7:30 p.m. on Friday.
Habersham Central improved to 3-2 with a 41-24 win over Madison County on Friday in Danielsville.
Monroe Area at Chestatee When: 7:30 tonight Where: War Eagles Stadium, Gainesville Coaches: Monroe Area, Matt Fligg; Chestatee, Stan Luttrell Records: Monroe Area (2-1, 0-0 8-AAA South); Chestatee (3-0, 0-0 8-AAA North) Key players: Monroe Area, QB Floyd McCoy (5-9, 175 Sr.), LB C.J. Byrd (5-9, 195 Sr.), DB Darius Blackwell (5-11, 175 Sr.). Chestatee, QB Jordan Degraff (6-2, 170 Jr.), DE Garrett Bennett (5-10, 205 Sr.), Montrai Tate (5-11, 165 Sr.). Outlook: Already off ...
BUFORD - Dequan Clark waited patiently in his stance. As a defensive tackle on Class AA's No. 1-ranked Buford Wolves, a team loaded with high-profile talent on both sides of the ball, Clark has somehow slipped under the radar of even the most attentive of prep football fans. But each week, he takes the field and waits patiently in his stance. It was in a home game against Therrell High last Friday that Clark made ...
North Hall last played a home game nearly 10 months ago, the Trojans' final game of the 2010 season.
Georgia Prep Football Poll The Top Ten teams in the Associated Press Georgia high school football polls of the 2011 season with first-place votes in parentheses and won-loss record, total points and position last week at right: Class AAAAA Record Pts Prv 1. McEachern (6) 4-0 105 1 2. Camden County (5) 4-0<span ...
Gainesville sophomore quarterback Deshaun Watson put on a show in the Red Elephants' 55-15 thrashing of rival North Hall on Friday. He ran and passed over, around and through the Trojan defense, to the tune of 351 yards and five touchdowns on 18 of 25 passing to go with 96 yards and three scores on the ground. For putting together that stunning performance on such a big stage, Watson has been named The Times ...
Though only weeks into the high school football season, there is already a significant divide between two 8-AAA North teams.
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