High School Football
South Paulding football putting in summer work
Last season, the South Paulding football team made the state playoffs for the second consecutive year and hosted a postseason matchup. The Spartans have returned to the practice field this summer p...
July 01, 2015 01:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Manchester returns to practice field for summer workouts
Fresh off its first postseason appearance in program history last season, the New Manchester football team has returned to the practice field for summer workouts. The Jaguars’ success last season w...
July 01, 2015 12:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lithia Springs football returns to field for summer workouts
Coming into last season, the Lithia Springs football program was welcoming a new head coach, former Lovejoy assistant coach Craig Chatman, and hadn’t won a football contest since October 2012. The ...
June 24, 2015 01:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Paulding athlete shines on and off the field
As Jake Oglesby looks back at his time at South Paulding High School, the graduating senior has had a standout career on and off the field for the Spartans. Oglesby earned the starting quarterback ...
May 27, 2015 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lindsey hired as new East Paulding football head coach
New East Paulding football head coach Jon Lindsay has returned home looking to help the Raiders rebound from its first losing season since 2005. He replaces Chuck Goddard, who was head coach the pr...
March 11, 2015 01:09 PM | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding alumni prepare for spring football
With two signed recruiting classes and its first contest in program history later this year in September, the Kennesaw State University football team began spring practice March 2 culminating with ...
March 11, 2015 01:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nelson welcomed as new head coach
Harvester Christian Academy has named Dutch Nelson as the new head coach of the varsity football team, replacing Jeff Tobin who was retained as the offensive coordinator. Nelson has an extensive fo...
March 04, 2015 01:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding County celebrates National Signing Day
Prep athletes throughout Paulding County made their commitment to continue their careers at the collegiate level on National Signing Day last week. High school seniors throughout the county accepte...
February 11, 2015 12:10 PM | 1 1 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas County celebrates Signing Day
Prep athletes throughout Douglas County made their commitment to continue their careers at the collegiate level on National Signing Day Feb. 4. High school seniors throughout the county accepted at...
February 11, 2015 11:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area football standouts selected to All-State team
A number of north Fulton standouts were among the players selected to the Georgia Sports Writers Association’s All-State football team. Milton linebacker Quarte Sapp was a first-team defensive sele...
January 07, 2015 03:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
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County shines in all-region selections
The high school football season officially concluded last week and All-Region teams within the Georgia High School Association have been announced with Paulding County prep athletes well represente...
December 24, 2014 11:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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County shines in all-region selections
The high school football season officially concluded last week and All-Region teams within the Georgia High School Association have been announced with Douglas County prep athletes well represented...
December 24, 2014 11:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Butker, Georgia Tech to face Mississippi State
A year ago, Harrison Butker made his college football bowl debut for Georgia Tech as the Yellow Jackets played in the Music City Bowl in Nashville, Tenn., losing to Ole Miss 25-17. The former Westm...
December 24, 2014 11:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fellowship’s Hurley runs in Foot Locker Nationals Fellowship Christian cross country and track standout Emma Grace Hurley was among the 40 runners from across the nation who competed at the Foot Lo...
December 17, 2014 04:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blessed Trinity loses to Washington County in semis
Blessed Trinity’s bid for the Class AAA state championship came to an end as the Titans lost to Washington County 28-17 in a semifinal game in Sandersville last Friday. It was Blessed Trinity which...
December 11, 2014 10:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster falls to Calhoun in AAA state semifinals
Westminster’s bid for the Class AAA state championship came to an end as the Wildcats lost to Calhoun 19-8 in a semifinal game in Calhoun last Friday. The game was scheduled for 7:30 p.m., but didn...
December 10, 2014 04:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blessed Trinity advances to semifinals for first time
Blessed Trinity is one step away from a possible trip to the Georgia Dome for the state finals after advancing to the semifinals last Friday. Blessed Trinity (13-0) advanced to the Class AAA semifi...
December 04, 2014 11:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Fulton players named to All-6AAAAAA team A number of north Fulton players were selected to the All-Region 6AAAAAA football team, which was released last week. Alpharetta coach Jacob Nichols w...
December 04, 2014 10:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster, St. Pius, Woodward advance to semis
Westminster, St. Pius X and Woodward are one step away from a possible trip to the Georgia Dome for the state finals after advancing to the semifinals Friday. Westminster (12-1) advanced to the Cla...
December 04, 2014 10:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster players selected to All-4AAA team A number of Westminster players were selected to the All-Region 4AAA football team, which was released last week. Running back Zay Malcome was named a ...
December 04, 2014 09:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tucker falls to McEachern in Class AAAAAA quarterfinals
Last Friday in the Class AAAAAA quarterfinals, Tucker fell into a three-touchdown hole against McEachern and never recovered...
December 03, 2014 01:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Pius X hosts Woodward in Class AAAA semis Friday
St. Pius is back in the semifinals for the first time since 2012...
December 03, 2014 11:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three north Fulton teams advance to quarterfinals
Milton, Blessed Trinity and Mount Pisgah Christian are the lone north Fulton teams left standing as the state football playoffs enter the quarterfinal round Friday. Only a week after winning its fi...
November 26, 2014 12:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Freshman standout chosen to play in bowl game
Nearly two years ago, Nolan Edmonds emerged into the national scene as a rising young football player to watch when the then-Sutton Middle School seventh-grader was selected to the Eastbay Youth Al...
November 26, 2014 10:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Four local teams advance to second round with wins
Alpharetta, Milton Roswell and Blessed Trinity are still standing as the state football playoffs enter the second round Friday. Alpharetta (10-1) defeated Cherokee 21-18 in the first round of the C...
November 19, 2014 03:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Five teams eye quarterfinal appearance in football
From the seven DeKalb County football teams that appeared in the playoffs last week, five are still alive and will continue their trek...
November 19, 2014 02:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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ELCA hosts Athens Christian in playoff opener Friday
A week after teams from higher classifications entered playoff action, the Eagle’s Landing Christian Chargers step...
November 19, 2014 01:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding teams falter in first round
The postseason began for most high school football programs Nov. 14 and Paulding County was well represented with several squads in action. South Paulding (8-3) made its second-straight trip to the...
November 19, 2014 12:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area teams see playoff action
The postseason began for most high school football programs Friday and Douglas County was well represented with several squads in action. Douglas County High School (5-6) made its first appearance ...
November 19, 2014 12:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local teams begins quests for state titles as playoffs begin
Several local teams are among the 192 teams who have qualified for postseason play in seven classifications as the state football playoffs get underway Friday. Milton, Alpharetta, Roswell and North...
November 13, 2014 10:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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