It didn't take long for Deshaun Watson and the Gainesville Red Elephants to find their groove on Friday night.
Commerce fell to Prince Avenue Christian 28-13 on Friday in Commerce. Caleb Brooks tallied both scores for the Tigers Brooks had a 1-yard touchdown run in the first quarter for Commerce (4-3, 2-1 Region 8-A) and found J'Varius Wood on a 37-yard pass in the fourth quarter. Chance McClure finished with 158 yards on 30 carries for the Tigers. Commerce visits Athens Academy next Friday in Athens.
Meadowcreek secured its first win since 2008 on Friday in Norcross, beating Habersham Central 21-14.
Last Friday, turnovers put the Johnson Knights in a huge hole that they couldn't overcome against Chestatee.
Rabun County at Jefferson When: 7:30 tonight Where: Memorial Stadium, Jefferson Coaches: Rabun County, Lee Shaw; Jefferson, Ben Hall Records: Rabun County (5-0, 2-0 Region 8-AA); Jefferson (3-2, 1-1) Key Players: Rabun County, WR/DB Charlie Woerner (6-4, 205 So.); QB Wes Holcombe (6-0, 200 Sr.); WR/DB Alden Wright (6-3, 195 So.). Jefferson, QB Evan Shirreffs (6-3, 195 Jr.); RB Tristen Jackson (5-8, 190 Sr.); DL Tyler Bowen (5-10, 220 Sr.). Outlook: One of the marquee ...
In the big picture, Riverside Military's game against Union County tonight probably won't go down as a make-or-break moment in the eyes of coach Gary Downs.
Class AAAAAA School Points Last week 1. North Gwinnett (19) (5-0) 190 1 2. McEachern (6-0) 170 2 3. Colquitt County (5-1) 151 3 4. Lovejoy (5-1) ...
Deshaun Watson has captivated the Georgia high school football community through incredible performances that have made him the state's all-time passing leader.
After a few bumps in the road, Flowery Branch appears to be back at full strength. The Falcons started the season 0-2 with tough losses to Northside-Warner Robins and West Forsyth. They've played a month of perfect football since then, rattling off four straight wins to quickly get back over .500 and in position to once again compete for a Region 8-AAAAA title. In those wins, Flowery Branch (4-2, 4-0) has outscored opponents 128-41, most ...
The North Hall offense displayed crystal clear Friday why its wishbone offense is so hard to stop with a 56-31 win over East Hall at The Brickyard.
It took Gainesville one snap to assert its dominance in Friday night's 51-6 win over Cedar Shoals.
Lakeview Academy fell to 0-4 on Friday with a 28-7 loss to Wesleyan in Norcross. Lakeview Academy continues searching for its first win of the season in a home match against Cross Keys next Friday in Gainesville.
Quarterback Jacob Lewis led Jackson County to a 56-12 victory over Franklin County on Friday in Jefferson.
With a four-game winning streak at hand and the ball clearly rolling, Flowery Branch is finding all sorts of different ways to score.
The Chestatee War Eagles (4-1, 2-0 Region 8-AAAA) defeated the Johnson Knights (1-5) 48-7, Friday night at War Eagle Stadium.
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