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 - August 24, 2012 - 12:06pm
It's that time of year again... Not that it really ever left, if you think about it... I have always maintained that there are four seasons in the south- not summer, fall, winter, and spring- but...
GPB Sports Blog - February 1, 2012 - 7:32pm
I always try to break down the seasons into their real names and avocations… It’s not Summer, Fall, Winter, and Spring here… It’s football season, ‘cruitin’, National Signing Day, and Spring football...
GPB Sports Blog - December 19, 2011 - 4:48pm
It’s that time of year… I know I have used that line before, but this is for the end of the year… Strange for all of us, but it seems just yesterday that we started this whole thing… From a...
GPB Sports Blog - December 6, 2011 - 5:57pm
And, so now, we’re here… It’s hard to believe that we’re at this point in the season… We started at 405 teams and we’re now down to 10. It’s the final five games to determine the state champs for...
GPB Sports Blog - November 29, 2011 - 1:52pm
The Final 4… I tried to write that in a way that none of us writing or reading would get into any trouble with the college folks in Indianapolis… I hope that worked… But it really is hard to believe...

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