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Thanksgiving Football On GPB!

Mark Harmon - Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - 11:23am

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!!!!! It is a big week for national holidays and it’s a big week for Football Fridays in Georgia. This week, it’s the GHSA quarterfinals and GPB has a great matchup as the five-time state champion...

Colquitt's "Road Warriors" took care of business in Round 2

Separation Week: When We Know The Sweet 16's...

Jon Nelson - Monday, November 25, 2013 - 8:45am

“Separation Week…” Admittedly, this week past from the GHSA Playoffs doesn’t have a name… After this week, it’s quarter-finals, semi-finals, and finals. But there’s no name for Round 2- until we talked to Colquitt...

A Sports-Filled Weekend On GPB!

Mark Harmon - Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 10:31am

In this week's edition of Football Fridays in Georgia, GPB Sports is at North Cobb High School where the Warriors will host the Packers of Colquitt County. Both of these teams come into this one with 9-2 records and...

Nothing Sweet About Those "Sweet Sixteen'

Tommy Palmer - Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 7:16pm

This weekend signals that it is now time for round two of the GHSA football playoffs. After last week’s opening round, the remaining teams chasing a title have been pared down to sixteen. For some strange reason, we...

The Lassiter Trojans fell to the Peachtree Ridge Lions in a rainy first round playoff meeting.

Top-Seeded Dominance

Jon Nelson - Monday, November 18, 2013 - 7:34pm

It was a week of dominance by the top seeds in the first round of the playoffs… Short of the Alexander win over Dalton, Cedar Grove’s win over Elbert County, and the Peachtree Ridge win over Lassiter (as seen on GPB),...

Lassiter quarterback Will Anderson throws to his receivers during Tuesday's practice

Quarterbacks Tell All

Grace Olson - Friday, November 15, 2013 - 1:10pm

It's playoff time, folks! We've broken out the brackets and things are truly coming down to the wire as 160 teams compete tonight for a spot in the second round of the GHSA playoffs next Friday. Football fans all across...

The Lassiter Trojans will host the Peachtree Ridge Lions for the first round of the 2013 playoffs.

Let The Playoffs Begin!

Mark Harmon - Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 8:21am

The regular season was terrific, but now it’s on to the second season: it’s on to the playoffs. One-hundred and ninety-two teams in six classifications have earned the right to play for seven state championships. On...

Tucker enters the GHSA playoffs with an undefeated record on the 2013 season.

The Field Is Set

Tommy Palmer - Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 7:20pm

The second season is here! The GHSA football playoffs begin in earnest this weekend and due to some slips, stumbles and falls by some of the highly-rated prep teams in each classification, Class AA through Class AAAAAA...

Veterans High clinched their very first region title with a win over Mary Persons on November 8th.

How The Tickets Were Punched

Jon Nelson - Monday, November 11, 2013 - 11:02am

We started with 405 teams playing football just the other day… (It was the other day, wasn’t it?…) Now, we’re down to the 192 in the six classes that have survived the first two tests of their season and they now head...

Flowery Branch Sr. Keaton Coker has not missed a game nor a practice since doctors discovered he had brain cancer in July 2012.

Battle-Tested

Grace Olson - Monday, November 11, 2013 - 9:56am

High schoolers experience challenges of all kinds. But Flowery Branch students may feel that some of the challenges they thought to be big are actually somewhat small when compared to the trials faced by senior Keaton...

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