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GHSA Unveils Class A Power Ratings System

Fletcher Proctor - Thursday, April 5, 2012 - 7:49am

Thursday the GHSA unveiled its plan for the 2012-13 and 2013-14 seasons when several Class A postseasons, including football, will be split into a private school bracket and public school bracket. Under the new rating...

Business Of Sports Summit Returns To Atlanta

Fletcher Proctor - Thursday, April 5, 2012 - 7:46am

Sports marketing is a field that seems to be growing more and more every day. Those in the industry are constantly looking for new and better ways of conducting business in the ever-changing field. Next Friday the...

Courtesy of Cherokee Soccer

Top-ranked Westminster Overcomes Recent Loss

Stephen Black - Wednesday, April 4, 2012 - 8:03am

The Westminster boys soccer team has been bestowed a top honor by EuroSportScoreboard.com. The national soccer website has ranked the defending state champs No. 1 in Class AA, although they are not even first in Region...

Courtesy of Shine Rankin/SGSN

Gwinnett County Releases Football Schedules

Stephen Black - Monday, April 2, 2012 - 7:44am

Gwinnett County released its football schedules for the 2012 season over the weekend. Six days after opening with McEachern in the Corky Kell Classic, defending AAAAA champions Grayson will host national power Miami-...

Courtesy of Ty Freeman

Parker Happy With McDonald's Experience

Fletcher Proctor - Friday, March 30, 2012 - 7:34am

Miller Grove's Tony Parker was one of several undecided prospects to take part in Wednesday's McDonald's All-American game, and early on it was easy to see why teams across the country are hoping he selects them on...

Courtesy of NSCAA

Ridge's Holleman To Retire After 39 Years

Stephen Black - Friday, March 30, 2012 - 7:32am

It is important to love what you do. And Peachtree Ridge AD Bill Holleman loves what he does. However, the veteran soccer coach, educator and athletics director announced Tuesday he will step down from his post at the...

Courtesy of Ty Freeman

Parker, Goodwin Play Well In McDonald's Game

Fletcher Proctor - Thursday, March 29, 2012 - 7:47am

In the 35th McDonald's All-American game, two Georgia prospects joined forces just weeks after squaring off for the Class AAAA state championship earlier this month. Southwest DeKalb's Shaq Goodwin and Tony Parker of...

Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy

Wheeler Takes Out Lassiter On Busy Weekend

Stephen Black - Monday, March 26, 2012 - 7:22am

Wheeler upset No. 1 Lassiter (gaspots.com rankings) 5-4 in penalty kicks to break a 1-1 tie after overtime. Facundo Fabre scored with 2:19 left to force OT. The Wildcats then edged the previously unbeaten Trojans, who...

Courtesy of Walter Pinion

McEachern's National Title Hopes Fall Short

Fletcher Proctor - Friday, March 23, 2012 - 7:34am

The McEachern Indians could not have made any stronger of a case for a national championship this season. Phyllis Arthur's squad marched through every opponent on its schedule, going 33-0 and capping the year with a...

Courtesy of the Alan Boda/Walton High School

Cobb Continues Successful Soccer Streak

Stephen Black - Thursday, March 22, 2012 - 9:36am

First, Walton football reached the state finals for the first time in school history. Then the McEachern girls basketball team not only won the state title, they did it without losing a game and made a case to be called...

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