ATHENS - Flowery Branch may have another A in its GHSA classification, but not without more W's.
All the talk during the week about the North Hall and Gainesville game being an even matchup couldn't have been more spot on.
Lumpkin County came out on the wrong end of a defensive struggle with Monroe Area on Friday in Dahlonega, losing 10-3.
Scoring and turnovers were the name of the game Friday at East Hall Stadium. The Adairsville Tigers (2-2,0-0) defeated the East Hall Vikings (1-3,0-0) 49-28 in a turnover-prone game filled with fumbles and interceptions. Both teams fumbled the ball a combined 11 times. Eight times the ball changed possession. "It is down to the mental game and maturity," Vikings coach Bryan Gray said. "When we fix it, we will be a machine. I'm very proud ...
DAWSONVILLE - Chestatee's defense returned four of its five interceptions for touchdowns in a 55-7 rout of host Dawson County on Friday at Tiger Stadium.
The West Hall football team lost in Toccoa to Stephens County 45-17 on Friday night. "Speed, speed, speed," Spartan coach Mike Newton said. "They just had so much more speed than we did." The speed of Stephens County was on display as it returned a kickoff and a punt for touchdowns. For West Hall, Shunquez Stephens had a 3-yard touchdown run to give the Spartans their only offensive touchdown of the night. Ishmail Miranda had ...
COMMERCE - Brion Youngs made sure the first-ever meeting between East Jackson and Jackson County wasn't a close one.
WATKINSVILLE - With touchdowns to end the first half and start the second, White County was able to quiet a homecoming crowd at Warrior Stadium to beat Oconee County 28-14 on Friday.
Alex Ross threw for 199 yards and three touchdowns on Friday night to lead No. 2 Buford to a 33-6 win over Therrell at Tom Riden Stadium.
North Carolina teams proved to be inhospitable hosts to two Northeast Georgia football teams Friday night.
Kevin Ellison had both touchdowns for Habersham Central in a 38-14 Region-8AAAA loss to Clarke Central on Friday in Mount Airy.
Cody Streetman had five touchdowns and 165 yards rushing on 31 carries Friday to lead Commerce to a 41-34 win over Washington-Wilkes in Washington.
Dylan Lackey ran for 123 yards and three touchdowns to lead Banks County to a 28-20 win Friday over Athens Christian.
Flowery Branch at Cedar Shoals When: 7:30 tonight Where: The Jungle, Athens Coaches: Flowery Branch, Lee Shaw; Cedar Shoals, Xarvia Smith Records: Flowery Branch (3-0, 3-0 Region 8-AAAA); Cedar Shoals (1-2, 1-2 8-AAAA) Key players: Flowery Branch, QB Austin Brown (6-1, 195 Sr.) RB Jeremy Haley (6-0, 170 Jr.), WR Casey Osborne (6-1, 180 Jr.). Cedar Shoals, LB Charmarcus Pittard (6-0, 230 Sr.), QB Shaquile Gatlin (5-9, 180 Sr.), OL Travonta Burgess (6-2, 265 Sr.). ...
For as long as the series between Gainesville and North Hall has been in existence, the week leading up to the game has been filled with hype, pranks and good, old-fashioned trash talk.