After suffering its first loss in 23 regular season games last week at the hands of North Hall, Jefferson got back into the win column Friday night at Memorial Stadium in convincing fashion, defeating Dawson County 35-14.
Class AA's No. 2-ranked Buford football team had 217 yards rushing on Friday to defeat Westminster 32-10 in Buford.
Apalachee at Flowery Branch When: 7:30 tonight Where: Falcon Field, Flowery Branch Coaches: Apalachee, Shane Davis; Flowery Branch, Lee Shaw Records: Apalachee (1-0, 1-0 Region 8-AAAA); Flowery Branch (2-0, 2-0 8-AAAA) Key players: Apalachee, OL Shaun Hill (6-3, 350 Sr.), OL Nate Holton (6-3, 360 Sr.), OL/LB Javier Crawford (6-0, 225 Sr); Flowery Branch, K/P Will Monday (6-4, 190 Sr.), QB Austin Brown (6-1, 195 Sr.), OL Brandon Keller (6-2, 285 Sr). Outlook: The Falcons ...
In this week's high school football poll by the Associated Press released on Tuesday, North Hall (1-0) is ranked No. 7 in Class AAA.
Earning a black jersey in practice for West Hall's defensive players is a huge accomplishment.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Last season Flowery Branch was well known for its high-powered offense, always able to take on opponents in a shootout.
Tyler Harney rushed for 124 yards and two touchdowns to lead North Georgia Christian to a 43-22 win over Ballard Christian in Alabama.
Franklin County defeated Commerce 31-28 on Friday in Carnesville. The Tigers lost despite Cody Streetman's four-touchdown performance. Streetman had 88 yards and three touchdowns on the ground while throwing for one, a 26-yard strike to Jesse Savage. Franklin County led 17-0 at halftime, but Streetman's touchdown rushes of 36 yards, 15 yards and 1 yard put the Tigers back in the game. "It turned into a track meet in the second half," Commerce coach Steve ...
Cherokee, N.C., defeated Towns County 39-20 on Friday night in Hiawassee. Noah Calhoun had 102 yards and a touchdown on 11 carries, and Jackson Noblet added 101 yards and two touchdowns on 10 carries for Towns County. Cherokee's Joseph Walkingstick had 228 yards and two touchdowns on 26 carries in the win. Towns County (0-2) plays host to Copper Basin (Tenn.) (3-0) at 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Gilmer took a 21-0 lead into the locker room at halftime and defeated Dawson County 35-0 Friday in Dawsonville.
With two defensive touchdowns in the first quarter, Lumpkin County High took an early lead over Union County and cruised to victory in Blairsville, 37-14.
In an ugly game in which East Hall and Johnson combined for 12 fumbles - six lost - it was the dazzling play of Vikings running back and return specialist Jamond Witt that made everything pretty for his team in the end as the Vikings hung on for a 28-21 win Friday night a East Hall Stadium.
North Hall's football program has a quarterback who can throw, receivers who can get open to catch it, and Trojans coach Bob Christmas isn't afraid to let them loose.
What started out as a bad night for Brandon Fuqua ended fantastic. The West Hall receiver caught three touchdowns from Shunquez Stephens and led the Spartans 2-0) to a 24-13 win over host Chestatee. Fuqua muffed the opening kickoff, forcing the Spartans to start from their own 1. Eighteen plays and 99 yards later, the senior grabbed his first touchdown catch on a 1-yard strike from Stephens. "Gosh, I was really down (after the muffed ...
CLEVELAND - There's something about White County that brings the tricks out of Gainesville.