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The Aquinas Irish celebrate a semifinals victory as it means a first-ever trip to the GHSA state championships.

Newcomers Set To Take The Stage

Tommy Palmer - Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 8:58am

It’s finally here. The GHSA football Championships at the Georgia Dome, that is. There are few events in this state which involve high schools and athletics that capture the attention of so many people across the state...

The Tucker Tigers, 2008 and 2011 AAAA state champions will now compete one classification higher for the AAAAA 2013 state title.

Forty-Eight Minutes Away

Jon Nelson - Tuesday, December 10, 2013 - 8:38am

Now, we’re here… After 100 days of practice and beating each other up on the grass, finally taking advantage of it on Friday nights… we now have our survivors… Fourteen teams, down from 450, play for the seven state...

The Comeback Crew

Grace Olson - Friday, December 6, 2013 - 12:08pm

Change can be difficult. It was for North Gwinnett when in 2010, Lanier High opened and split the schools. But North head Coach Bob Sphire, who's led the Bulldogs since 2006, says what might've been considered a...

The McEachern Indians will host the North Gwinnett Bulldogs for the fourth round of the GHSA playoffs.

The Makings Of An Instant Classic

Mark Harmon - Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 8:33pm

It is the semi-final round of the GHSA football playoffs on GPB. At the beginning of the playoffs, 192 teams had dreams of hoisting a championship trophy in mid-December in the Georgia Dome. We have gone through the...

Gainesville QB Deshaun Watson looks to lead the charge for the Red Elephants in a semifinals match against the Tucker Tigers.

And Then There Were Four...

Tommy Palmer - Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 7:58pm

Then there were four! That is, four teams remaining in the chase for a state championship in each of the seven GHSA football divisions. This means that in reality, there are twenty-eight teams in pursuit of a state...

The North Gwinnett Bulldogs travel to McEachern to face the Indians for the GHSA semifinals.

Quarterfinals Survivors Await The Final Friday Outdoors

Jon Nelson - Monday, December 2, 2013 - 12:43pm

Okay… Tell you something… The kicker for Alabama that was tasked to win the game against Auburn, red-shirt freshman Adam Griffith, I have covered from his time at Calhoun High School. He is a great kid with a better...

The Tucker Tigers will face the Ware County Gators this Friday in a Class AAAAA quarterfinals showdown.

All Corners Of The State

Tommy Palmer - Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - 8:03pm

There are less than three weeks remaining until championship Friday and Saturday in Atlanta and prep football fans all across the state of Georgia are counting down the days until the GHSA 2013 finals heat up in the...

Thanksgiving Football On GPB!

Mark Harmon - Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - 11:23am

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!!!!! It is a big week for national holidays and it’s a big week for Football Fridays in Georgia. This week, it’s the GHSA quarterfinals and GPB has a great matchup as the five-time state champion...

Colquitt's "Road Warriors" took care of business in Round 2

Separation Week: When We Know The Sweet 16's...

Jon Nelson - Monday, November 25, 2013 - 8:45am

“Separation Week…” Admittedly, this week past from the GHSA Playoffs doesn’t have a name… After this week, it’s quarter-finals, semi-finals, and finals. But there’s no name for Round 2- until we talked to Colquitt...

A Sports-Filled Weekend On GPB!

Mark Harmon - Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 10:31am

In this week's edition of Football Fridays in Georgia, GPB Sports is at North Cobb High School where the Warriors will host the Packers of Colquitt County. Both of these teams come into this one with 9-2 records and...

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