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The Five Things I Know: 2012 Week Nine

Jon Nelson - Wednesday, October 24, 2012 - 10:01am

For the first week in a long time, there didn’t seem to be a whole lot of upsets on the field Friday night. It seemed to be more of a game-time where those who were trying to solidify their standings (and places therein...

Courtesy of Walter Pinion

Marietta, Walton Win At Coach Wood Meet

Stephen Black - Wednesday, October 24, 2012 - 8:45am

Class AAAAAA No. 6 Marietta won the Championship race at the Coach Wood Invitational at Gainesville. Austin Sprague of St. Pius X won the individual race. In the varsity race at the Coach Wood, Class AAAAAA No. 8 North...

Clash of Titans

Mark Harmon - Wednesday, October 24, 2012 - 8:08am

Clash of Titans This week's Football Fridays in Georgia matchup should be spectacular. We have the UNDEFEATED and 2ND RANKED Lions of MLK taking on the 5-1 and 9ND RANKED Jaguars of Stephenson. Last year these two...

Courtesy of Kennesaw Mountain

Pace Academy Reaches Softball Quarterfinals

Stephen Black - Tuesday, October 23, 2012 - 10:08am

Pace Academy advanced to the Class A quarterfinals with a 9-1 win over host Pacelli in Game 3 of the series. It is the first time the Knights have made the quarterfinals in softball. Pitcher Lane Dikeman gave up one run...

Courtesy of Clay Taylor

Upsets Scramble Class AAA Volleyball Poll

Fletcher Proctor - Monday, October 22, 2012 - 9:27am

The higher seeds in Class AAA were in serious danger in the first round of the GHSA volleyball playoffs as four higher seeds fell in various upsets. No. 9 Buford bounced Hart County while Area 3 No. 1 Henry County fell...

Courtesy of Kennesaw Mountain

Cook, Alcovy Fall In Latest Softball Poll

Fletcher Proctor - Monday, October 22, 2012 - 8:40am

The playoffs are really getting serious with only eight teams remaining in each classification. Class AAAAAA No. 1 Kennesaw Mountain and No. 2 East Coweta advanced to Columbus while Alcovy, Peachtree Ridge, Milton and...

Courtesy of Terance Johnson

Miller Grove More Than Just Hoops

Stephen Black - Monday, October 22, 2012 - 8:30am

There were shock waves felt throughout the state Saturday night, and it wasn’t the relief of Georgia fans after Connor Norman recovered a Kentucky onside kick to preserve the Bulldogs’ narrow win in Lexington. Miller...

Courtesy of Terance Johnson

Grayson Football Keeps Rolling Along

Fletcher Proctor - Monday, October 22, 2012 - 8:22am

Hyperbole aside, Grayson is the best one-loss team in the nation. Earlier this year, ESPN.com and USA Today had Mickey Conn’s Rams ranked as the top team in the nation, so it shouldn’t be that unheard of for the Rams to...

Courtesy of Terance Johnson

Stephenson Falls In Latest Football Poll

Fletcher Proctor - Monday, October 22, 2012 - 8:19am

After last weekend’s upsets shook up the polls, a top team once again fell as Stephenson lost to Miller Grove Saturday. The Jaguars, who knocked off previous No. 1 Tucker last week, dropped to No. 6 from No. 2 in Class...

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A Look Back and A Look Ahead

Gil Tyree - Sunday, October 21, 2012 - 10:50am

As I sit here writing my weekly blog in the spacious Georgia Public Broadcasting HQs, I reflect back on the October 19th, 20th, and 21st weekend. I think of the turmoil that was created in the standings of Region 6-5A...

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