With only two returning starters in senior D. J. Hill and sophomore Darvin Jones, the Newton head coach Rick Rasmussen is counting on the rest of the team to step up quickly as they started their season play against Heritage on Wednesday.
After graduating her entire starting lineup, Lady Rams head coach is not letting up on the new girls as she still feels her team has a legitimate shot at winning the Region 2-AAAAAA title.
Rockdale’s swim team had one of their best finishes coming in fourth overall with 401 points at the 20-team, Big Splash Invitational at Whitewater High School on Saturday.
Just because the Rams reached their goal of winning a playoff game, something they had not done since 1987, by beating Class AAAAAA No. 3 ranked Valdosta 27-14 don’t expect them to call it a season just yet.
he Eagles almost found themselves in to deep a hole to get out of before coming back to beat Thomson 35-34 in overtime in the first game of the Class AAAA playoffs on Friday.
Winning the turnover battle and avoiding senseless penalties are always important to winning a football game. Making sure that happens is more crucial as Newton faces Class AAAAAA No. 2 Valdosta on the road in the first round of the playoffs at Bazemore-Hyde Stadium at 7:30 p.m. on Friday.
The Eagles may have struck first but it was Griffin that came out on top winning the Region 4-AAAA championship with a 48-28 victory at Homer Sharp Stadium on Friday.
Eastside may be playing one of the biggest game’s of the season but they’re not under the same amount of pressure they were last week.
The Tigers were 0-for-4 when they were in the red zone as they lost their final game of the season 27-0 to Lovejoy at Homer Sharp Stadium on Thursday.
The Providence Christian Academy Warriors finished in third place with 69 points in the Georgia Independent Christian Athletic Association meet at Georgia Industrial Children’s Home in Macon on Saturday.
The Alcovy Tigers could have a chance at an upset against Lovejoy as they prepare to play their final game of the season at 7 p.m. Thursday at Homer Sharp Stadium.
A couple big defensive plays at the end of each half kept Walnut Grove out of the end zone giving Eastside the 25-22 come-from-behind win and the subregion championship at Homer Sharp Stadium on Saturday.
Rockdale kept their playoff hopes alive with their x-x win over Alcovy in a back and forth battle at Homer Sharp Stadium on Friday.
A balanced attack by Eastside could be enough to knock over Walnut Grove as they travel to Homer Sharp Stadium for the final Region 4A-AAAA game of the season at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday.
Young American Christian middle school volleyball team won the MACAC Conference.
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