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North Gwinnett QB Hayden Sphire hands off to RB CJ Leggett

Gameday Notebook: 1-on-1 With QB Hayden Sphire

Grace Olson - Friday, September 13, 2013 - 9:30am

It's that time again...time for some "Football Fridays in Georgia!" Tonight, the North Gwinnett Bulldogs meet the Norcross Blue Devils in a game that could ultimately determine the winner of Region 7 AAAAAA. At this...

Battle For Region 7 AAAAAA Title Begins

Mark Harmon - Wednesday, September 11, 2013 - 10:06am

This week's game on GPB's Football Fridays in Georgia has all the makings of an instant classic. This should turn out to be like a heavyweight title fight between North Gwinnett, currently unbeaten and ranked number one...

The high-powered Gainesville offense could not get untracked Friday against Buford.

Prep Football Season Already Playing Havoc With Preseason Polls

Tommy Palmer - Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - 10:25am

I had the good fortune between my two high school football radio shows last Friday night to watch the first half of the Buford-Gainesville football game on GPB. I did not get to see what I expected to see in those first...

North Springs' Fabian Lumpkin returns an interception to score with 1:30 left to seal a Spartan victory. Photo by: David King

Week 3 Non-Region Games Add Spice To The Football Life

Jon Nelson - Monday, September 9, 2013 - 1:05pm

Surprises… yeah, I’d say there were a few surprises… But that’s what makes these non-region games so much fun… If you’re a coach, you want to challenge your players and team leading into the region schedule just so you...

6A Up For Grabs

Trey McDaniel - Sunday, September 8, 2013 - 9:28pm

If you took a look at the landscape in Georgia’s highest classification before the season, then perhaps you noticed what I noticed: the potential parody entering 2013. We’re now three weeks into the season and that...

The Buford student section rocked bright neon get-ups as they cheered their Wolves onto a Week One victory against Elbert County

Why Wait For The Playoffs?

Grace Olson - Friday, September 6, 2013 - 8:18am

The high school football playoffs, especially those in the South, are understatedly an exciting time of year for loyal alumni, fans, parents, students, athletes, school administration, bands, cheerleaders and everyone...

The Packers traveled to Hoover, AL for for a Week 2 matchup pitting No. 1 Colquitt County against Alabama's No. 1 Hoover Bucs

Early Season Schedule Not For Wimps

Trey McDaniel - Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 10:24am

In case you haven’t noticed, the trend in recent years has shifted when it comes to early season scheduling. In the past, many teams would schedule teams from lower classifications or beatable teams from their own...

Gainesville Quarterback Deshaun Watson is taken down by a tackle on a carry.

A Clash Of Titans

Mark Harmon - Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 9:21am

This week's featured GPB high school football game is one I circled at the beginning of the year, hoping GPB Sports would get the chance to televise this matchup between two state champions and two number-one ranked...

North Gwinnett punter Brad Harvey sets things in motion versus Grayson

Will High Standards Set Early Prove Teams Contenders..Or Just Pretenders?

Tommy Palmer - Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - 12:17pm

The Prep football season is in full swing and there are some familiar names in the Top Ten polls. There are many polls across the state and obviously, early in the season, it is hard to get a handle on which teams...

Shockers And Surprises Highlight First Full Week Of High School Football Season

Jon Nelson - Monday, September 2, 2013 - 3:39pm

For some it was Game One, for others it was Game Two… But there were plenty of surprises that went down around the state… You can start with Pebblebrook knocking off Southwest DeKalb, Macon County beating Dooly County...

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