High School Football
Tucker competes in Corky Kell passing tournament
Last Friday, the Tucker Tigers were one of 15 teams to take part in the inaugural Corky Kell 7-on-7 tournament at Roswell Area Park...
June 24, 2014 06:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Buckhead author writes book on Marist football
(UPDATED MONDAY AT 2:18 P.M. WITH INFO ON THE AWARD COX AND CO-SCREENWRITER DAVID CARREN WON FOR THE SCREENPLAY BASED ON COX'S "LULLABIES FOR LIEUTENANTS.") Frank Cox spent three years chronicling ...
June 23, 2014 09:09 AM | 2 2 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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E-SPLOST projects to include artificial surfaces at stadiums
Paulding County voters Tuesday will have the opportunity to extend a 1-percent sales tax that can have a direct impact on the prep sports landscape for years to come. Capital projects scheduled to ...
May 14, 2014 12:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lovejoy assistant to lead Lithia football
Lithia Springs recently announced the hiring of former Lovejoy offensive coordinator Craig Chatman as the program’s new head coach. He replaces former head coach Scott Dean who resigned in December...
April 30, 2014 01:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chapel Hill looking for football coach
Former Chapel Hill football head coach Geoff Pastrick has accepted the same position at South Cobb High School after a two-year stint with the Panthers. The move comes after a tumultuous period whe...
April 02, 2014 10:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boosters: Coach’s job status uncertain
The job status of Chapel Hill head football coach Geoff Pastrick may be in jeopardy, according to sources. The Chapel Hill Touchdown Club has been informed that Pastrick was given the option of res...
March 05, 2014 01:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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COUNTY’S BEST: Paulding celebrates signing day for athletes
Paulding athletes at all five high schools accepted scholarships to play sports for a number of universities last Wednesday. South Paulding High School students signed scholarships to play football...
February 14, 2014 10:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas athletes accept scholarships
Douglas athletes accepted athletic scholarships last Wednesday during Signing Day festivities.] The Douglas County High School athletic department hosted its annual Signing Day event for its gradua...
February 14, 2014 10:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stockbridge Signing Day 2014
Most of the players who were instrumental in Stockbridge’s previous back-to-back 11-2 seasons shared a memorable...
February 13, 2014 05:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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ELCA Signing Day 2014
The Eagle’s Landing Christian Academy football program, one of the more successful units of late, celebrated...
February 13, 2014 05:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Standouts step to forefront on National Signing Day
Grant Haley will take the next step in his football career when the Lovett standout signs his letter-of-intent with Penn State on National Signing Day today. Haley will be among a large number of a...
February 06, 2014 09:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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ELCA's Williams signs with Auburn
While on ESPNU, ELCA defensive end Andrew Williams pulled out an Auburn hat and shirt from his briefcase...
February 05, 2014 06:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 253 253 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local standouts sign on National Signing Day
A number of local standout athletes signed letters-of-intents with colleges on National Signing Day Wednesday. Lovett football player Grant Haley was among the most prominent signees as he signed a...
February 05, 2014 05:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas athletes accept scholarships
Douglas athletes at two schools accepted scholarships to play football at several universities Wednesday. The Douglas County High School athletic department hosted its annual Signing Day event for ...
February 05, 2014 05:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Henry players less than a week from Signing Day
Since many of the top football players in Henry County have made their college destinations public, this Wednesday, also known as National Signing Day...
January 30, 2014 02:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Rivalires: Realignment moves North away from neighbors
The Georgia High School Association last week announced the region alignments for each of its programs for the next two academic years starting in the fall of 2014 and concluding the spring of 2016...
January 22, 2014 11:39 AM | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Rivalries: Douglas programs find familiar foes in realignment
The Georgia High School Association announced last Tuesday the region alignments for each of its programs for the next two academic years starting in the fall of 2014 and concluding the spring of 2...
January 22, 2014 11:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sports News
Local players named to All-State football team A number of local football standouts were among the players who were selected to the Georgia Sports Writers’ All-State team, which was released in lat...
January 15, 2014 12:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lovett’s Muschamp named Class AA Coach of the Year
Having led Lovett to its first state football championship in 43 years, coach Mike Muschamp reached the pinnacle of his profession. For leading the Lions to the top of Class AA this season, Muscham...
January 15, 2014 11:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alexander’s Dansereau 2013 Thompson winner
The Douglas County School System has awarded Alexander wide receiver/defensive back Brian Dansereau the 2013 Howard Thompson Trophy. The award is annually given to the senior football player in Dou...
January 15, 2014 10:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eagle's Landing's Dewberry named subregion Offensive POY
For all the coaches in subregion 4A-AAAA, nominating Eagle’s Landing senior Bradley Dewberry as Offensive Player of the Year was a no-brainer...
January 08, 2014 01:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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West defeats East in Junior Bowl
Rising seniors from the West team jelled much better than their counterparts from the East team in the AT&T Junior Bowl at Grady Stadium on Dec. 31...
January 08, 2014 11:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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West trumps East in Junior Bowl
Rising seniors from the West team jelled much better than their counterparts from the East team in the AT&T Junior Bowl at Grady Stadium on Dec. 31...
January 07, 2014 01:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding sees many 2013 highlights
Paulding experienced another stellar year in prep sports in 2013 with each program having teams that won region titles and competed for state championships. East Paulding had another strong season ...
January 02, 2014 12:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area schools have stellar season in prep sports
Douglas experienced another stellar year in prep sports with each county program having teams that won region titles and competed for state championships. Alexander, out of Region 5-AAAA, had sever...
January 02, 2014 12:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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County’s finest players named to all-region team
With the conclusion of the prep football season last week, the announcement of the All-Region 5-AAAAA teams highlighted several individual Paulding players and programs which had their most success...
December 26, 2013 12:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Westminster kicker thrives on college level at Tech
After a successful high school football career as a kicker at Westminster, Harrison Butker hasn’t missed a beat after moving up to the college level at Georgia Tech. Butker, a Decatur resident, wil...
December 24, 2013 09:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Henry players named to All-Region teams
Last week, a number of athletes in the area were officially recognized for their accomplishments on the football field this past season...
December 18, 2013 02:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week
Josh Shockley--ELCA

After being part of a defense that allowed just three opponents to reach double digits this past season...
December 18, 2013 02:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sports News
Local football players named to All-Region team A number of local football standouts were among the players who were selected to the All-Region 6A, subregion B team, which was released last Thursda...
December 18, 2013 12:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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