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Soccer In America: A Trend Or Here To Stay?

Written By: GPB Sports Intern Savannah Pratt When Brewhouse Café owner Denise Gernard was asked about soccer’s popularity in the U.S. related to that of football, she responded by saying, "The NFL will just take a...

June 29, 2014
Former Norcross DE Lorenzo Carter announces his decision to sign with UGA on National Signing Day '14

The Earlier, The Better?

Written By: GPB Sports Intern Katie Wilson While most high school students are lounging around, enjoying their carefree summers, some students are making some of the most stressful and crucial decisions of their lives...

June 23, 2014

2014 World Cup Knockout Round, USA vs. Portugal

Written By: GPB Sports Intern Savannah Pratt   Red, white and blue, painted faces stood as a united force of about 20,000 fans at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil on Sunday, June 22. After winning the match against Ghana...

June 23, 2014

Keep On Dreamin'

Written By: GPB Sports Intern Jannah Bolds The Garden proved too much for the Atlanta Dream yesterday as they recorded their fourth loss of the season to the New York Liberty 78-85. Atlanta prevailed over New York a few...

June 23, 2014

Offense Sells Tickets, Defense Wins Games

Written by: Jannah Bolds Offense sells tickets, defense wins games. No matter how annoyingly cliché that statement is, it proves itself true time and time again. This time, the Spartanburg High School Vikings were able...

June 16, 2014
The Spartanburg Vikings celebrate the big win.

Vikings Earn Victory In First 7-on-7 Tournament Qualifier

Written by: Katie Wilson and Savannah Pratt Katie: The Spartanburg Vikings fought their way to victory this Friday at the first National Select 7-on-7 Qualifier Tournament. They'll head to Hoover, Alabama in late July...

June 16, 2014

Mo At The Helm

For Walton's Raider Nation, there's a new master at the helm. The annual contender in Georgia high school football now follow the leadership of a new head football coach...one chomping at the bit to get things rolling....

June 3, 2014

First Time's A Charm

The 2014 GHSA baseball state finals wrapped up in dramatic fashion Tuesday with a 5A Game 3 battle between the Houston County Bears and the Whitewater Wildcats. This state title take-home was the very first for the...

May 29, 2014

Seeing Double

Can you say soccer powerhouse?? The 2014 GHSA soccer championships crowned three schools with not one, but two state titles. 5A McIntosh, 3A St. Pius and 2A Greater Atlanta Christian pulled off the double-double,...

May 22, 2014
Taylor Tidaback attempts a field goal during football practice.

Another Title For Tidaback

There are so many things I love about covering high school sports with GPB. Telling the stories of the amazing people I meet along the way is one of my favorite parts. During 'Football Fridays in Georgia' this past year...

May 16, 2014

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