CONYERS - Salem's Jordan Young has pulled off a unique hat trick.
JONESBORO - The Heritage girls tennis team ran into a buzz saw in the Class AAAA semifinals Friday at the Clayton County Tennis Complex.
CONYERS - The Heritage girls tennis team is just one match away from its ultimate goal - playing for a state championship.
CONYERS - The Heritage boys golf team recorded a 14th-place finish in the Class AAAA boys state tournament Monday at Nob North Golf Course in Tunnel Hill.
CONYERS - The difference between winning and losing in the semifinals is often the smallest of margins.
CONYERS - For the Heritage boys tennis team, the Class AAAA quarterfinals were the end of the line Monday.
CONYERS - The Heritage boys tennis team pulled off a three-peat Wednesday.
CONYERS - The Heritage girls tennis team is starting to carve out its own list of impressive postseason accomplishments.
CONYERS - It's only the second round of the Class AAAA playoffs, but the Salem and Heritage girls soccer teams both face top-10 postseason showdowns this evening.
CONYERS - The Heritage tennis teams are headed to the second round of the Class AAAA state tournament.
CONYERS - The Heritage soccer teams kicked off their 2009 campaigns with mixed results against Grayson on Tuesday night at Evans Memorial Stadium.
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CONYERS - The Salem girls and Heritage boys passed their final tuneups Friday night for the Region 8-AAAA tournament.
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It's time to separate the contenders from the pretenders in high school basketball.
CONYERS - The Heritage basketball teams opened their second swing through Region 8-AAAA South play by sweeping visiting Monroe Area on Friday night.
CONYERS - The Rockdale and Heritage boys basketball teams have emerged as the front-runners halfway through the Region 8-AAAA South slate.
CONYERS - At this time of the high school basketball season, it's all about teams positioning themselves for the stretch run.
CONYERS - The Salem basketball teams are headed in opposite directions in Region 8-AAAA South.
CONYERS - With only eight games on this year's Region 8-AAAA South basketball slate, every game takes on greater importance in the subregion standings.
CONYERS - If the Heritage boys can keep reproducing their performance from Tuesday night's impressive 75-46 win over Cedar Shoals, then good things might be in order for the Patriots the rest of the season.
CONYERS - In front of a packed house, the Rockdale basketball squads chalked up a pair of narrow victories on the home court of county rival Heritage on Friday night.
This fall, Eastside wrote a new chapter in its football history, recording its best season ever.
Here at The Citizen, we take our postseason all-star teams and awards seriously.
The future of local volleyball is in good hands.
The Newton boys basketball team opened up the Powerade Festival with a 70-41 victory over Alpharetta at North Gwinnett High School on Saturday.
CONYERS - The Salem football team's 2008 campaign was a tale of two seasons.
Bulldogs ride roller coaster to 5-5 season Rockdale shows four-game improvement in Etheridge's first year as coach
Rockdale's 2008 football season was full of peaks and valleys.
This fall, the Heritage cross country teams had an interesting mix of experienced runners and promising young talent.
The numbers don't lie.
CONYERS - For the Heritage football team, the difference between a .500 season and making the Class AAAA state playoffs this year was literally a few plays here and there.
CONYERS - The Heritage basketball teams chalked up impressive victories over Winder-Barrow on Tuesday night.
CONYERS - Five Heritage players and Salem center Sam Watts received first-team honors on the All-Region 8-AAAA football team.
CONYERS - So far, the Salem girls are really enjoying crossover play in Region 8-AAAA.
CONYERS - The Heritage basketball teams didn't enjoy their first forays into Region 8-AAAA competition Tuesday night.
CONYERS - The Heritage softball team put together an outstanding season this fall, finishing second in Region 8-AAAA and earning a trip to the Class AAAA North State Sectional.
CAIRO - In the postseason, the difference between winning and losing can be a couple of plays here and there.
CAIRO - Down 13-6 in the third quarter, Eastside let a golden opportunity slip through its fingers.
CONYERS - After winning the area title, the Heritage volleyball program is well represented on the All-Area 8-AAAA Team.
CARROLLTON - The Heritage boys cross country team capped off a banner season with a historic achievement in the Class AAAA Boys State Championship on Saturday.
CONYERS - For three seasons at Heritage, Jake Hudson ran in the shadow of one of the school's all-time best boys cross country performers - Shuaib Winters.
CONYERS - One is in, one is out and four are still alive.
CONYERS - The Heritage boys cross country team did something it had never done before in the Region 8-AAAA Championship on Saturday at the Georgia International Horse Park - win a region title.
MOUNT AIRY - Habersham Central quarterback Austin Brown turned Halloween into a nightmare for Salem on Friday night at Raider Stadium.
CONYERS - The Heritage cross country teams have built a tradition that no other local squads can match in any sport.
CONYERS - With two weeks left in the regular season, the high school football playoff picture is still cloudy for all of the area schools.
CONYERS - Rockdale picked the wrong time of the season to struggle on offense Friday night.
CONYERS - At this point in the football season, it's all about momentum.
TYRONE - The Heritage volleyball team needed a few more points to change its fate Thursday in the opening round of the Class AAAA state tournament at Sandy Creek High School.
CONYERS - For the Heritage football team, the final weeks of the season are proving to be a lesson in mathematics.