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Top games: Banneker pursues school record

5:35 am Sep. 21, 2017

When new coach Mario Allen met with the Banneker football players for the first time at the beginning of the summer, there was some skepticism. After all, Allen was about to become the program’s sixth

Seven surprise teams from first half

5:42 am Sep. 19, 2017

The season will approach the halfway point for  most teams this week. Things have held pretty close to form all season – the same teams have been in the top-10 for the last three weeks.

No. 2 Buford falls … Carrollton survives

10:30 am Sep. 16, 2017

It took the No. 8-ranked team in the country to hand Buford its first loss of the season.

The Class AAAAA No. 2-ranked Wolves, playing for the first time in three weeks, lost a 33-27 decision

Starr’s Mill 21, Sandy Creek 6

11:00 pm Sep. 15, 2017

With its state championships and former players in the NFL, Sandy Creek has been the blueblood program in Fayette County for the better part of two decades. Starr’s Mill, which has a strong history of its own, has been relegated to living in the Patriots’ shadow.

So it was not just another non-region game, particularly for visiting Starr’s mill, which got a pair of long field goals from junior kicker

Friday night roundup: FINAL – Brookwood shocks Colquitt

10:42 pm Sep. 15, 2017

Brookwood upset No. 2 Colquitt County 42-25 to improve to 2-2 and drop the visiting Packers to 4-1. Three of Dante Black’s five rushing touchdowns came in an opening quarter that saw Brookwood jump to a 21-0 lead. Colquitt County’s Steven Krajewski threw a 10-yard touchdown to JJ Peterson with 8:22 left in the second quarter, but Black answered with his fourth touchdown, a 28-yard run that put Brookwood up

Four Questions with Stockbridge coach Kevin Whitley

7:10 am Sep. 15, 2017

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

Kevin Whitley, Stockbridge

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

5 top games: Unique road trip for Flowery Branch

5:43 am Sep. 14, 2017

It will be a homecoming week for Flowery Branch coach Ben Hall, who takes his team on the road for a non-conference game against Jefferson.

Hall coached at Jefferson for four seasons before moving over to

Four Questions with Villa Rica coach Rico Zackery

7:10 am Sep. 11, 2017

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

Rico Zackery, Villa Rica

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