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TOUR Championship Heads To Atlanta

The TOUR Championship hits Atlanta's East Lake Golf Club in less than one month. Like all large sporting events, preparations for the tournament have been underway for some time and that ball will keep rolling as the...

August 19, 2014

Southern Powerhouse Preview: Day 2 Recap

My videographer, Gary Peacock, and I did the math when we came home last night: 885 miles on the odometer in the GPB van from beginning to end. It was a big, three-day trip touring the southern part of the state for our...

August 19, 2014

Southern Powerhouse Preview: Day 1 Recap

Diehard high school football fans, the 2014 Southern Swing is now complete. Jon Nelson is back in action at GPB headquarters in Atlanta after a full round of football coverage through some of the state's premier...

August 15, 2014

Local Talent Out At 2014 U.S. Amateur

It’s on to the home stretch for the 2014 U.S. Amateur Championship at the Atlanta Athletic Club. The field was narrowed Thursday to eight players who advanced to the quarterfinal round of match play. While no local...

August 15, 2014

Training On Silk

Written By: GPB Sports Intern Savannah Pratt Spinning and flipping through the air is just a daily routine for the aerial artists at Sky Gym. "What is Sky Gym?" you might be asking… Sky Gym is a training facility for...

August 12, 2014

Where The Biggest And Best Showed Up

It’s like the Christmas song: “It’s the most wonderful time of the year…” But, as you and I both know, it’s never really NOT football season… With the pre-season camps, 7-on-7 competitions, early morning workouts (and...

August 6, 2014

South Georgia Media Day Notebook: In A Class Of Its Own

Ashley Henderson, head football coach at the Valwood School, sat amongst coaches of some of the state's premier Region 1 football teams at South Georgia Media Day. His Valiants though, play as part of the lesser-known...

August 6, 2014

Rush To The Top

With another year, comes another loaded football schedule for Colquitt County. While the Packers naturally have their work cut out for them, facing a daunting built-in schedule in the highly competitive Region 1-6A,...

August 5, 2014
Mark Dykes addresses fans and media gathered to hear from some of South Georgia's most highly-esteemed football coaches.

South Georgia Media Day Notebook: In The Game

While stats and information relating to most collegiate and professional sports teams is well-recorded...to say the least...and can usually be found from multiple online sources, that's not always the case for high...

August 1, 2014

South Georgia Media Day Notebook: Chatting With Lowndes' Coach Cutt

Summer practice winds down and school bells ring again. And Georgia's high school football teams don't miss a beat, as they get down to business with little time to spare before the 2014 season comes at all of us in...

August 1, 2014

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