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 - 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...
GPB Sports Blog - November 21, 2011 - 11:09pm
Are we really down to the Final 40 in the playoffs…??? Apparently so… Wasn’t it just the other day that we were chasing all the teams- all 405 of them- who were trying to make their marks in Georgia...
GPB Sports Blog - November 17, 2011 - 1:19am
It’s time for, as the voice of GPB says, “The thinning of the herd” once more… Hard to believe that after one week, we’ve gone from 405 to 160 to 80… And not without some shocks and surprises…...
GPB Sports Blog - November 9, 2011 - 12:38am
It’s time for the Third Season… Now that we’re down to the final 160 teams that are aiming for the five titles by mid-December, there are stories that have shocked us this year. There are stories of...
GPB Sports Blog - November 1, 2011 - 11:16pm
It’s that time of year… Pick whatever cliché you want, but this is the last week of the regular season. If you have the chance to win and move on, this is a week you put everything on the line for...

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