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Taking From Your Neighbor's Plate

There are two stats that don't mean anything (or, actually, "less and less" is more accurate) in today's football- regardless of level... Time of possession and yards allowed... Hear me out... In the days of power...

January 4, 2014

A Title Trend

I’ve had some time to reflect on the recent GHSA Georgia Dome football finals. The 2013 championship games will go down in history as some of the most memorable played in the state. All of the games were hard-hitting,...

December 25, 2013
The Norcross Blue Devils hoist the 2013 Class AAAAAA state title trophy.

Picking It Back Up

In over sixty years of football at Norcross High School, two state titles have been won. Head Coach Keith Maloof and his Blue Devils squad not only made history with the 2012 6A trophy, they did it again in this year's...

December 22, 2013

One Last Time

One last time… Hard to say and hard to believe… A 17 week high school football season has come and gone and there’s a lot to remember… For us at Georgia Public Broadcasting, it was one of our best weekends for on-air...

December 17, 2013
The Griffin Bears hoist the AAAA state championship trophy.

A Championship Weekend On GPB Sports!

What A Weekend!! Just a few closing thoughts on the GHSA Championship weekend on GPB. We had seven great games between fourteen top teams. The players, coaches, cheerleaders, trainers, principals, band members and fans...

December 16, 2013

A Fantastic Football Finale

Christmas is coming a couple weeks early for Georgia high school football fans! This is it..this weekend is GHSA Championship weekend on GPB. At the beginning of the playoffs, 192 teams had dreams of making it to the...

December 11, 2013
The Aquinas Irish celebrate a semifinals victory as it means a first-ever trip to the GHSA state championships.

Newcomers Set To Take The Stage

It’s finally here. The GHSA football Championships at the Georgia Dome, that is. There are few events in this state which involve high schools and athletics that capture the attention of so many people across the state...

December 11, 2013
The Tucker Tigers, 2008 and 2011 AAAA state champions will now compete one classification higher for the AAAAA 2013 state title.

Forty-Eight Minutes Away

Now, we’re here… After 100 days of practice and beating each other up on the grass, finally taking advantage of it on Friday nights… we now have our survivors… Fourteen teams, down from 450, play for the seven state...

December 10, 2013

The Comeback Crew

Change can be difficult. It was for North Gwinnett when in 2010, Lanier High opened and split the schools. But North head Coach Bob Sphire, who's led the Bulldogs since 2006, says what might've been considered a...

December 6, 2013
The McEachern Indians will host the North Gwinnett Bulldogs for the fourth round of the GHSA playoffs.

The Makings Of An Instant Classic

It is the semi-final round of the GHSA football playoffs on GPB. At the beginning of the playoffs, 192 teams had dreams of hoisting a championship trophy in mid-December in the Georgia Dome. We have gone through the...

December 3, 2013

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