High School Football
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 | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Isaiah Malcome
At only 5-foot-3, 150-pounds, Isaiah Malcome is small for a football player. However, the Westminster sophomore running back/cornerback has made an impact for the Wildcats this season that has tran...
December 10, 2014 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 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 | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Jay Harris
Lovett running back Jay Harris has led the Lions’ ground game all season. Lovett’s Class AA second-round state playoff game with Macon County was no different for the 5-foot-8, 192-pound junior, wh...
December 04, 2014 09:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sports Briefs
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 | 5 5 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 | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Northside Football Scoreboard
Here is a look at the scores from the second round of the state football playoffs Friday: Class AAAA Marist 31, Griffin 21 St. Pius X 52, Eastside 20 Woodward 28, Burke County 6 Class AAA Westminst...
November 24, 2014 01:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Teams look ahead to playoffs as regular season ends
Lovett has secured a return trip to the state playoffs and a chance to defend its Class AA championship as the 2014 football regular season comes to an end this week. After a 14-7 regular-season en...
November 06, 2014 09:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spartans look to build on big win over Riverwood
As it did last year, North Springs experienced its share of growing pains through its first five games of the 2014 season. However, everything fell into place for the Spartans in their game against...
October 23, 2014 08:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Willie Candler
Willie Candler played a big role last year in Lovett’s march to the Class AA state football championship. The senior quarterback continues to be a potent presence offensively this season with both ...
October 23, 2014 08:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Young Mount Vernon continues to make strides
With a team dominated by sophomores, Mount Vernon Presbyterian is still experiencing its share of growing pains in year two of coach Ryan Zimmerman ’s tenure. The young Mustangs are 2-4 overall and...
October 16, 2014 09:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster undefeated through midway point
If things continue to go in the second half of the season the way it has in the first part, it could be a very special season for Westminster. The Wildcats — who were off last week — find themselve...
October 09, 2014 08:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Connor Dolan
Connor Dolan has been a jack-of-all-trades for Holy Innocents’ this season. The 5-foot-9, 166-pound senior has provided plenty of sparks on offense at quarterback, running back and wide receiver fo...
October 09, 2014 08:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Riverwood off to strong start in 2014 season
A year ago, Riverwood enjoyed a breakthrough season as it earned its first state playoff berth since 2001. The Raiders appear to be continuing to build on the progress they made in 2013 with a 4-1 ...
October 02, 2014 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Jay Dukes
It has taken some time for Riverwood’s Jay Dukes to get the knack of playing football in his first season in the sport. It appears the 6-foot-2, 190-pound junior defensive end is finally getting th...
October 02, 2014 09:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Football Forecast
Riverwood and Westminster will each try to remain undefeated in week six of the football season. Last week: 7-0 (22-5 overall) Riverwood Raiders (4-0, 2-0) at Forsyth Central Bulldogs (2-2, 1-1) Wh...
September 25, 2014 02:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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