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DeKalb Coaches Confident At Media Day

Patrick Tighe - Thursday, July 19, 2012 - 7:32am

A quiet calm filled James R Hallford Stadium Wednesday afternoon. The stadium concourse was crammed with high football school teams from DeKalb County. Clean jerseys could be seen, from the St. Pius X white and gold to...

Courtesy of Walter Pinion

Hillgrove Looking To Reload On Offense

Fletcher Proctor - Wednesday, July 18, 2012 - 8:00am

The Hillgrove Hawks have been a pipeline of tremendous players to matriculate on to BCS programs. Synjyn Days started the trend, quickly followed by Jabari Hunt-Days and John Silas. Perhaps the biggest talent to come...

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Apalachee Football To Lean On Experience

Fletcher Proctor - Tuesday, July 17, 2012 - 10:18am

The Apalachee Wildcats started the 2011 season 0-4 with all four losses coming against Region 8-AAAA foes. The Wildcats would rally and win four of their last six to enter the 2012 season with a bit of momentum and a...

Courtesy of Walter Pinion

Offensive Firepower Could Carry Lassiter Far

Craig Sager, Jr. - Monday, July 16, 2012 - 8:19am

The Lassiter Trojans are bringing plenty of confidence and firepower on both sides of the ball into 2012. Quarterback Eddie Printz operates the stylish and high-powered Trojan offense, and the UCLA commit is entering...

Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy

Georgia Tech Adds Some Homegrown Talent

Fletcher Proctor - Monday, July 16, 2012 - 8:16am

The University of Georgia and Georgia Tech held their final summer football camps over the weekend, and each football program could deem its weekend a success. Georgia Tech snagged a pair of in-state talents in Fayette...

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Norcross Taking A Different Approach

Fletcher Proctor - Wednesday, July 11, 2012 - 9:45am

The Norcross Blue Devils posted an 11-3 regular season record in Region 7-AAAAA play last year, but an early exit in the state playoffs led to head coach Jesse McMillan shaking up the offseason. "For the first time in...

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Northside Looking To Soar Again

Patrick Tighe - Wednesday, July 11, 2012 - 9:41am

In what may have been the most exciting postseason game of 2011, eventual state champion Tucker edged past the Northside, Warner Robins Eagles 17-16. While every playoff defeat hurts, this defeat was especially painful...

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Curry, Jenkins To Join Brothers In College

Stephen Black - Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 8:38am

Flowery Branch DB Darius Curry will be joining his brother C.J. at Oklahoma State in 2013 after committing to the Cowboys over the weekend. Curry also considered Georgia Tech, Auburn, South Carolina and Tennessee. His...

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Newton Football Aiming For Postseason

Stephen Black - Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 8:36am

The Newton Rams finished 2011 with a 6-4 record in Region 2-AAAAA. Considering the powerhouses within the region such as Stephenson, M.L. King and East Coweta, Newton did well to finish fifth in the region. Head coach...

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Alcovy Football Looking To Streak Again

Stephen Black - Monday, July 9, 2012 - 7:28am

For head coach Kirk Hoffman and the Alcovy Tigers, last year's 6-5 record was not a completely accurate reflection of the 2011 season. The Tigers started 0-2, but rebounded to win six out of seven, to finish with a 5-1...

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