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Norcross Sr. QB A.J. Bush has rounded into form over the last few weeks, leading the 6-2 Blue Devils to 5 straight victories.

QBs Shine On The Big Stage

Every season on GPB’s Football Friday’s in Georgia, we have the privilege of watching some of the best players in the state of Georgia and possibly, the country. Last season, in my opinion, was the year of the running...

October 20, 2013

The Power Of The #12th Man

As GPB Sports' social media correspondent, I spend a great deal of time each week sifting through Twitter and Facebook to find out how students, schools and athletes are showing their spirit and what everyone is saying...

October 18, 2013

The Will To Play

"Football Fridays In Georgia" sneak preview of a high school athlete we all can learn from. Football Fridays In Georgia airs live at 7pm on GPB with the All-Access Pass Pregame Show. Kickoff is shortly after 7:30 every...

October 17, 2013
The North Cobb Warriors prepare for the Indians with "skelly" during Tuesday's practice to work on reading, adjusting and timing

A Battle for First Place in Region 4 6A

This week on Football Fridays in Georgia, GPB Sports will broadcast the undefeated and second-ranked McEachern Indians as they travel to Kennesaw, Georgia to take on the 5-1 Warriors of North Cobb High School. Both...

October 16, 2013
Gainesville has bounced back on track after suffering a 38-14 loss at home to Buford in front of a sold-out crowd on Sept. 6th.

Playoffs To Have Some Semblance Of Normal With Gainesville Back On Track

It seems like just a few days ago we were anticipating the start of the prep football season but in reality, that was several weeks ago. Now, in less than thirty days, the state GHSA football playoffs get underway. The...

October 15, 2013
The Meadowcreek Mustangs earned their first victory since 2008 in front of a very large and supportive crowd last Friday night.

Every Streak Has An End

Streaks can come out at you in one of two ways and it’s how you handle yourself after streaks come to an end that reveals how you are as a team, a person, and a town… Meadowcreek High School is at the top of my list...

October 14, 2013
Norcross proved they're finally hitting their stride with a huge victory over Collins Hill Friday in Blue Devil Stadium.

High Drama In Gwinnett County

Let’s jump right in with what was perhaps the most exciting game of the season to date. No one would be surprised to hear that #1 North Gwinnett defeated region foe Mill Creek 50-47 on Friday night. You may, on the...

October 13, 2013
The Blue Devils practice this week in hopes of bringing Collins Hill their first loss of the 2013 season.

Region 7 Class 6A Has A Big One Coming Your Way!

We have another good one for you on Football Fridays in Georgia this week. The undefeated, 5-0 Eagles of Collins Hill will invade Blue Devil Stadium to take on the defending 6A state champs, the Blue Devils of Norcross...

October 10, 2013
The undefeated Buford Wolves are glowing in pride, as they currently top every ranking poll in the state in Class AAA.

Heading Down The Home Stretch

Week seven of the prep football season is here and the action is getting to the point in the 2013 season where each game is crucial. Football teams are heading down the home stretch in anticipation of which one will be...

October 9, 2013
The Collins Hill Eagles, fresh off their win against Peachtree Ridge, meet Norcross in Week 7 on GPB. Photo by: Brandon Nguyen

Excitement Builds As We Map Out High School Football's "Third Season"

If you watch our “Football Fridays in Georgia” coverage- and however you watch, whether it’s on GPB itself, on, or through our app for your iPhone- I start referring to this time of year as our sports version of...

October 7, 2013