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Corky Kell is best (but not only) place to get early glimpse of AAAAAAA

3:55 pm Aug. 17, 2017

The Corky Kell Classic dominates the Class AAAAAAA schedule this week with four games between high-class teams Saturday at Georgia State Stadium.

The Colquitt County-Norcross and Mill Creek-McEachern games match two ranked teams and are previewed by GHSF Daily’s Top 10 Games. You can read more about them there, along with a Lowndes-Valdosta preview.

North Gwinnett and Walton are middling teams trying to rebuild under new coaches – Bill Stewart (former Mill

What to watch: Week 1

2:14 pm Aug. 17, 2017

The top Class AA game of opening week is without question No. 3 Fitzgerald at No. 2 Hapeville Charter, a rematch of last year’s AA semifinals which the Purple Hurricane won 42-21. For more on

GAC vs. Lovett headlines Week 1 in Class AAA

11:11 am Aug. 17, 2017

When No. 2 Greater Atlanta Christian takes on No. 7 Lovett Friday night, the game will have a midseason feel to it, leaving fans missing only the cool bite in the air that comes later

Maxwell Week 1 Projections

7:50 am Aug. 17, 2017

Each game is listed showing the game rate, favorite, the expected winning percentage of the favored team, the projected margin, and the opponent.
The game rating is the rating required to win 50% of all games in an infinite round robin competition against the expected rating of the loser of the game, which favors games with highly rated and closely matched opponents.

All data is courtesy of the

Top 10 games of Week 1

7:45 am Aug. 17, 2017

Blessed Trinity vs. Westminster

When, where: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Alfred E. Thompson Stadium, Atlanta

Rankings: Blessed Trinity (10-3 in 2016) is No. 2 in Class AAAA; Westminster (10-3 in 2016) is No. 5 in AAA.

Last meeting: Westminster won 38-31 in

Daily List: Active coaches with the highest winning percentages

7:30 am Aug. 17, 2017

Active coaches with the highest winning percentages with a minimum of 50 games.

.880 – Franklin Stephens, Ware County (120-16-1)

.879 – Kevin Kinsler, Northside-Warner Robins (80-11)

.846 – Ben Hall, Flowery Branch (44-8)

.846 – James Leonard, Aquinas

Four Questions with Eastside coach Troy Hoff

7:15 am Aug. 17, 2017

GHSF Daily asked Georgia head coaches to answer these four questions. We’ll report from a different head coach each day.

Troy Hoff, Eastside

1. What is the real difference-maker in winning and losing in Georgia high school