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Gil Tyree

It's Getting Closer to Football Fridays in Georgia

By Gil TyreePosted August 11, 2011 1:17pm (EDT)
It's Getting Closer to Football Fridays in Georgia

Georgia Public Broadcasting's coverage of Georgia High School Football begins in earnest with the Corky Kell Classic four-game menu on Saturday, August 20. Be sure to tune in to GPB to catch every second of the exciting action.

Corky Kell Classic
11:45am Grayson vs. Kell
2:30pm Brookwood vs. Lassiter
5:30pm North Gwinnett vs. McEachern
8:30pm Peachtree Ridge vs. Walton

And here is GPB's remaining schedule of games, leading up to the State Championships in the Georgia Dome in December. GPB will be airing the first set of games online as well as on tv.

GPB TV Coverage
August 26th - Collins Hill at Roswell
September 2nd - Lambert at Chattahoochee
September 9th - Newnan at Peachtree Ridge
September 16th - Southwest DeKalb at Marist
September 23rd - Mill Creek at Norcross
September 30th - Lassiter at Walton
October 7th - Hillgrove at McEachern
October 14th - Northside Warner Robins at Thomas County Central
October 21st - Woodstock at Etowah
October 28th - Brookwood at Grayson
November 4th - Peachtree Ridge at North Gwinnett

GPB Web Coverage
August 26th - St. Pius X at Westminster
September 2nd - Blessed Trinity at Grady
September 9th - Kell at Woodstock
September 16th - Wesleyan at Holy Innocents
September 23rd - Lovett at Buford
September 30th - Ringgold at Heritage
October 7th - LaGrange at Carrollton
October 14th - Mary Persons at Peach County
October 21st- North Forsyth at Centennial
October 28th- Sandy Creek at Fayette County
November 4th - Chattahoochee at Rome

Nobody knows the history of high school football in Georgia better than my broadcast colleague Jon Nelson. During our broadcast warmup scrimmage between Walton & Norcross, Jon offered his insight.

To get you pumped up for the season, I got inside the huddle with Walton Head Coach Rocky Hidalgo as he prepped his power-house team.

The Walton Raiders are ready! Are YOU ready for the best high school football in the state of Georgia? You'll only find it here on GPB!

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