Four Questions with Wesleyan coach Franklin Pridgen

7:20 am Aug. 29, 2016

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

Franklin Pridgen, Wesleyan

1. What is the most memorable game you’ve been a part of as a

Four Questions with ELCA coach Jonathan Gess

7:20 am Aug. 26, 2016

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

Jonathan Gess, Eagle’s Landing Christian

1. What is the most memorable game you’ve been a part of

Irwin at Fitzgerald, ELCA vs. Jonesboro among top games this weekend

12:25 pm Aug. 25, 2016

Here is a look at a handful of the top games this weekend:

No. 5 (Class A Public) Irwin County (1-0) at No. 1 (Class AA) Fitzgerald (0-0).
(Preview courtesy of Georgia High School Football Daily) These programs were state runners-up last season, Fitzgerald in Class AA to Pace Academy and Irwin in Class A public to Clinch County. Fitzgerald, playing in a higher classification than Irwin for the past 10 seasons,

The weekend that was

9:39 am Aug. 23, 2016

Before we get into this edition of the Class A Blog, a little housekeeping is in order.

Our regular posting schedule is Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings (no later than noon). Starting next week, Tuesday’s post will feature an interview/Q&A with a player or coach (send me names of those you would like to see featured: s.thomascoleman@yahoo.com) and the latest Power Ratings; Thursday will be a look at the top

Maxwell Ratings’ projections for Class A regions

7:45 am Aug. 19, 2016

These are the Class A preseason predictions of the Maxwell Ratings, a computer-based ranking system created by Loren Maxwell. The projections are based on historical scores, with 2015 results being most significant.

Here are five observations

18 new coaches taking over in Class A

7:40 am Aug. 19, 2016

GHSF Daily has been chronicling the many coaching changes in the offseason. We conclude today with Class A.

Number of hires: 9

Best hire: Darren Alford, Schley County

Hardest to replace: Mike Swaney, Marion County

Best job: Hawkinsville

Toughest job: Stewart County

Most interesting: Two head coaches

Daily List: Longest-tenured coaches in Class A

7:10 am Aug. 19, 2016

Here are the head coaches with the most consecutive seasons at their current Class A schools.

27 – Rich McWhorter, Charlton County

23 – Don Williams, George Walton Academy

21 – James Hagins, Wilkinson County

18 – Vincent Huff,