Jon Nelson

Jon Nelson

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Recent News Articles

November 9, 2012 - 7:51am
Two weeks ago toward the end of a game in west Georgia’s Heard County, a conversation during a time out led one coach to an idea. Temple High head coach Seth Rogers wanted to give sophomore running...
November 22, 2011 - 3:46pm
The GHSA executive committee met Monday to change the way Georgia high schools are grouped to play sports. Currently, there are five classifications, A through AAAAA. The number of students per...

Recent Blog Posts

GPB Sports Blog - March 11, 2014 - 8:47pm
First and foremost, thanks to everyone who watched the GHSA Basketball Championships over the weekend past- however you did… Whether it was on GPB-TV, gpb.org or the GPB Sports app (which you really...
GPB Sports Blog - March 4, 2014 - 2:44am
It’s that time… Time for the top teams in the state to descend on Macon, the Coliseum, and the Centreplex for the 2014 GHSA Basketball Championships… Shaun Golden and I will be taking care of you for...
GPB Sports Blog - January 7, 2014 - 2:33pm
I'll admit it... I was walking around in 70-plus degree weather yesterday... All day... I have seen all the different photos on social media from all of my friends and fellow media describing...
GPB Sports Blog - January 5, 2014 - 2:33pm
Last time out, we sat here and talked to you about how impactful Georgia kids have been in Auburn's remarkable run- and will continue to be so for quite some time as long as guys like Rodney Garner...
GPB Sports Blog - January 4, 2014 - 2:52pm
There are two stats that don't mean anything (or, actually, "less and less" is more accurate) in today's football- regardless of level... Time of possession and yards allowed... Hear me out... In the...

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