Three region champs left, and two go head to head

3:00 pm Nov. 26, 2015

Here’s what to look for this weekend in each of the Class AAAAA quarterfinals:

*Houston County at Allatoona: This will be the classic matchup between a passing team and a running team. Houston County averages 317.3

Survival at stake for Regions 2 and 6

8:30 am Nov. 19, 2015

Two of the strongest regions in Class AAAAA both went 1-3 in the opening round of the playoffs, and one of those regions will be completely eliminated this weekend when Mays (6-AAAAA) takes on Houston County (2-AAAAA) on Friday at McConnell-Talbert Stadium in Warner Robins.

Region 2 saw its numbers dwindle when defending state champion Northside-Warner Robins lost to Ware County 16-7, Jones County lost to Glynn Academy 28-22 and Warner

Region 4 takes aim at first-round sweep

8:30 am Nov. 12, 2015

First-round playoff games are often viewed as good measuring sticks of a region’s strength, because they match the best four teams from one region against the top four from another in a very bright spotlight.


Titles, berth and seeds still up for grabs

2:15 am Nov. 6, 2015

Six region titles, about half of the playoff berths and most of the seedings in Class AAAAA are still up for grabs going into the last weekend of the high school football regular season.

Here’s a

Teams closing in on subregion titles

8:00 am Oct. 22, 2015

Three of the eight regions in Class AAAAA are subdivided and will hold championship games on Nov. 6 matching the winners of each subregion.

One of the teams earning a spot in those championship games, the

Top teams in 2-AAAAA bracing for Round 2

2:26 pm Oct. 15, 2015

The second round of the 2-AAAAA round-robin scheduling that matches the region’s likely playoff teams takes place on Friday, when No. 1 Northside faces cross-town rival Warner Robins and No. 2 Houston County travels to

Lanier-Gainesville game likely to settle 8-AAAAA race

2:00 pm Oct. 8, 2015

The Region 8-AAAAA championship in 2014 ultimately was decided by the Lanier-Gainesville game, and that’s likely to be the case again this season.

Lanier beat the Red Elephants 26-23 last year on a 41-yard field goal

Stephenson’s Gartrell picks up 200th win

12:36 pm Oct. 3, 2015

Stephenson’s Ron Gartrell collected his 200th career coaching victory when his Jaguars opened subregion play Friday night with a 34-0 victory over Miller Grove.

Gartrell became only the second coach in DeKalb County Schools history to

Stephenson’s Gartrell going for 200th win

8:30 am Oct. 1, 2015

The only Class AAAAA region that has yet to begin league play is 6-AAAAA, which will get things started this weekend with two high-profile games among four of its best teams.

In Division A, Stephenson coach