Propst gets penalty reduced to reprimand, can coach 2016 season

8:28 pm Jul. 14, 2016

Colquitt County football coach Rush Propst, who had been suspended for one year by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission for head-butting a player on the helmet  last year, won an appeal on Thursday and will be allowed to coach the 2016 season after all.

Propst’s penalty has been reduced to a reprimand, according to several media, including USA Today and

Propst released a statement:

“I regret that this incident has in any way reflected

Lakeside, Salem, OLOM hire football coaches

11:01 am Jun. 30, 2016

Lakeside, Salem and Our Lady of Mercy have hired football head coaches, filling all known openings in metro Atlanta entering the season that begins in August.

Lakeside, of DeKalb County, chose Norcross freshman coach Richard ‘’Cam’’ Jones to replace Heath Hinton, whose teams were 9-22 in three seasons and made the playoffs in 2015 for the first time in 18 years.

Jones began high school coaching in 2007 and worked at his alma

Colquitt County coach Propst appeals one-year suspension

4:51 pm Jun. 16, 2016

Rush Propst, football coach of two-time state champion Colquitt County, has been suspended for one year by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission for head-butting a player on the helmet during the state-playoff semifinals last year,

Football coaching changes: Prince Avenue hires Woodward coordinator

9:10 am May. 6, 2016

Alcovy: Chris Edgar (replaed Kirk Hoffman)

Bacon County hired Kyle Langford (replaced Ken Cofer)

Banks County hired Josh Shoemaker (replaced Biff Parson)

Bremen hired Davis Russell (replaced Scott Hodges)

Calvary Day hired Rick Tomberlin (replaced Mark R. Stroud)

Carrollton hired Sean Calhoun (replaced Ed Dudley)

Carver-Columbus hired

Grayson adds fourth blue-chip transfer this off-season

11:01 am May. 5, 2016

Tony Gray, a blue-chip offensive-tackle recruit from Central Gwinnett, transferred to Grayson this week.

High-profile football transfers are not unusual in the state, but Grayson has gained more of them in one off-season perhaps that

Former Grayson star Robert Nkemdiche was taken as the 29th overall NFL Draft pick to the Arizona Cardinals.
(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

15 state players taken in NFL Draft

10:16 pm May. 1, 2016

Fifteen former Georgia high school football players were taken in last week’s NFL Draft, according to research by the Georgia High School Football Historians Association.

That’s the lowest total since 2012 and only half the state-record of