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 - June 10, 2013 - 3:47pm
Since we're getting under 80 days to the start of the football season, I thought I'd do something a little different this time around... The first time GPB was privileged enough to have a state...
GPB Sports Blog - June 5, 2013 - 3:04pm
Okay, we all know that there’s no real end and beginning to the football season here in Georgia. In honor of the four seasons--Football, Spring Football, Recruiting, and National Signing Day--we’re...
GPB Sports Now - May 16, 2013 - 4:07pm
First, here’s to hoping your off-season isn’t really an off-season… There are so many sports going on that have championships being decided (6 in the month of May alone), that we’re getting to the...
GPB Sports Blog - May 9, 2013 - 11:34am
If you mention the name Kevin Turner to the folks in Tuscaloosa, they have this picture in their mind of a guy who would run over you to get where he needed to go... The soft hands could catch...
GPB Sports Blog - December 18, 2012 - 5:07pm
It’s an odd feeling… I kept making the point to you that I thought August 1st was yesterday… And, now, it’s over… It’s the end of the football season… We have seven champs- some of them who have done...

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