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Patrick Tighe

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Recent Blog Posts

Courtesy of Robert Frisch
GPB Sports Blog

Houston County A Prep Football Goldmine

In continuation of our special look inside the top high school football counties in Georgia, we head down to Houston County to find a goldmine of talent and history. Houston County, Northside-Warner...

July 31, 2012 - 7:28am
Courtesy of Lakeside-DeKalb
GPB Sports Blog

Lakeside-DeKalb Set For Fresh Approach

The past screams success for Lakeside-DeKalb football. The Vikings captured three state titles in 1970, 1972 and 1991. Since those glory days, the Vikings have been trapped in transition, including...

July 30, 2012 - 7:25am
Courtesy of Rob Saye
GPB Sports Blog

DeKalb Football Rewriting Record Books

Georgia high school football oozes potential, from the South Carolina border down to the Florida border, from the Alabama border to the Atlantic Ocean. Debates rage from touchdown clubs and coffee...

July 26, 2012 - 7:37am
Courtesy of Rivals
GPB Sports Blog

Stephenson Football Eyes Next Step In 2012

Stephenson is entering is 17th year of existence as a program. Like any child developing into a young adult, there will be growing pains. Coach Ron Gartrell has not let his Jaguars stray. According...

July 24, 2012 - 8:45am
Courtesy of Krista Sager
GPB Sports Blog

DeKalb Coaches Confident At Media Day

A quiet calm filled James R Hallford Stadium Wednesday afternoon. The stadium concourse was crammed with high football school teams from DeKalb County. Clean jerseys could be seen, from the St. Pius...

July 19, 2012 - 7:32am