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 - October 14, 2013 - 10:33pm
Streaks can come out at you in one of two ways and it’s how you handle yourself after streaks come to an end that reveals how you are as a team, a person, and a town… Meadowcreek High School is at...
GPB Sports Blog - October 7, 2013 - 4:05pm
If you watch our “Football Fridays in Georgia” coverage- and however you watch, whether it’s on GPB itself, on gpb.org, or through our app for your iPhone- I start referring to this time of year as...
GPB Sports Blog - October 7, 2013 - 4:05pm
If you watch our “Football Fridays in Georgia” coverage- and however you watch, whether it’s on GPB itself, on gpb.org, or through our app for your iPhone- I start referring to this time of year as...
GPB Sports Blog - September 30, 2013 - 4:37pm
A lot of people these days think that offenses and the numbers they put up can be downright staggering… If you look at what Peyton Manning is doing in the NFL (16 TD’s, no INT), and what a team like...
GPB Sports Blog - September 23, 2013 - 5:18pm
It was the week of the close call this time around… Everywhere you look, teams that were ranked were escaping as best they could to stay on the winning side of the ledger… Lovejoy scored on a TD pass...

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