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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

Transfer trend shows no signs of slowing

7:45 am Aug. 15, 2017

The GHSA’s membership was so worked up about transfers last season that a special committee was formed to discuss methods to discourage them. After months of study that included questionnaires, the committed proposed a rule

Preseason preview: Grayson isn’t going away

7:00 am Aug. 14, 2017

For the past few seasons in the highest classification, Georgia teams have flirted with national titles.

Colquitt County actually got one (High School Football America) in 2015 with its second straight 15-0 team.

Reigning champion Grayson and runner-up Roswell took top-10 national rankings into the 2016 championship game, and Grayson finished top five in all of them.

Norcross’s back-to-back state champions in 2012 and 2013 also garnered national acclaim (finished No.

Justin Mascoll, South Gwinnett

8:00 am Aug. 11, 2017


Position: Defensive end

Height, weight: 6-4, 235

Class: Senior

College choices: Committed to Clemson

2016 season summary: Mascoll was a first-team all-state pick after recording 68 tackles, eight sacks, nine other tackles for losses and 14

Matthew Hill, Brookwood

8:00 am Aug. 11, 2017


Position: Wide receiver/running back/defensive back

Height, weight: 6-2, 185

Class: Senior

College choices: Hill is expected to choose from among Alabama, Auburn and South Carolina this month.

2016 season summary: Hill did a little bit of everything

Coming Friday: 2017 AJC Super 11

4:23 pm Aug. 9, 2017

The AJC’s 33rd rendition of the Super 11 — the top high school football players in the state — will be revealed Friday, Aug. 11.

Buford’s Ford among 18 new coaches in Class AAAAA

7:30 am Aug. 3, 2017

GHSF Daily is chronicling the many coaching changes in the offseason. We continue today with Class AAAAA.

Number of hires: 18

Best hire: John Ford, Buford

Hardest to replace: Jess Simpson, Buford

Best job: Buford

Toughest job: Lithia Springs

Most interesting: Jess Simpson, who led Buford to