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 - 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...
GPB Sports Blog - December 6, 2012 - 8:00pm
Well, we’re almost there… Still hard to believe… Wasn’t August 1st just the other day…??? We started with 450 schools playing football and we’re now down to the final 28 chasing after championships-...
GPB Sports Blog - November 26, 2012 - 5:24pm
Okay… I apologize for taking the week off… But it was a holiday week and I figured that you might need to take a break and spend time with your families… But it was another week of surprises… from...
GPB Sports Blog - November 12, 2012 - 4:24pm
Can you believe this…??? It’s the first round of the playoffs… “The Thinning of The Herd” as the voice of GPB Sports calls it… 450 down to 192 and seven titles on the line the week after the Ess-E-...
GPB Sports Blog - November 7, 2012 - 2:44pm
Okay… first off… I can’t believe that this is the last week of the regular season… It’s been a lot of ups and downs and great story-lines in between… One of the best stories came across the desk two...

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