High School Football
Athlete of the Week
Malik Oliver--DOUGLAS COUNTY

With his ability to run and pass, Douglas County senior quarterback Malik Oliver wants to not only lead the Tigers back to the postseason but past the first round...
August 26, 2015 03:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lithia Springs hosts Landmark Christian in season opener
This Friday, Lithia Springs joins the competition that started a week ago on numerous football fields and hosts Landmark Christian in its 2015 opener at Lions Stadium...
August 26, 2015 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alexander readies for another playoff push
After winning eight contests and advancing to the state playoffs last season, the Alexander football team has returned to the practice field preparing for its 2015 campaign. The Cougars have expect...
August 20, 2015 12:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas County ready to build off postseason berth
Last season, the Douglas County High School football team achieved its best season in nearly a decade, winning five contests and reaching the state playoffs for the first time since 2007. The Tiger...
August 20, 2015 12:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Manchester continues growth from playoff campaign
Fresh off its first postseason appearance in program history last season, the New Manchester football team has returned to the practice field for fall camp this August. The Jaguars’ success last se...
August 20, 2015 12:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chapel Hill seeks improvements in 2015 campaign
After winning five games and making the state playoffs in 2013, the Chapel Hill football team went into last season in a new classification, moving up from 3A to 5A, and new head coach with Justin ...
August 20, 2015 12:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lithia Springs seeks winning season
Coming into last season, the Lithia Springs football program was welcoming in a new head coach, former Lovejoy assistant Craig Chatman, and had not won a football contest since October 2012. The Li...
August 20, 2015 12:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Offseason continues to shorten for local programs
With the start of the prep football regular season in Georgia less than two weeks away, the offseason continues to become shorter over time. A typical regular season for a team begins in August and...
August 12, 2015 11:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Colonial Hills Christian football prepares for new season
With its season opener less than three weeks away, the Colonial Hills Christian School football team has returned to the field for its training camp hoping to build on last season’s campaign, which...
August 05, 2015 11:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Upgrading facilities impacting programs on and off field
Over the past two seasons, construction crews throughout Douglas and Paulding Counties have been active upgrading athletic facilities at the public high schools. In May of 2014, Paulding County vot...
August 05, 2015 11:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Harvester Christian enters campaign with new head coach
When Dutch Nelson took over as head coach of the Harvester Christian Academy football team last March, he still had to make coaching adjustments despite being the area director for the Douglas Coun...
July 29, 2015 04:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cougars return to field for summer workouts
After winning eight contests and advancing to the state playoffs last season, the Alexander football team has returned to the practice field this week preparing for its 2015 campaign. The Cougars h...
July 15, 2015 11:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 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 | 28 28 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 | 32 32 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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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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