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The Five Things I Know...National Signing Day Edition...

Jon Nelson - Wednesday, February 1, 2012 - 2:32pm

I always try to break down the seasons into their real names and avocations… It’s not Summer, Fall, Winter, and Spring here… It’s football season, ‘cruitin’, National Signing Day, and Spring football… And if you’re not...

Courtesy of Fletcher Proctor

Buford, Tucker Giving Fax Machines A Workout

Fletcher Proctor - Wednesday, February 1, 2012 - 10:33am

Franklin Stephens and Jess Simpson were busy men Wednesday morning, introducing seniors that had worked hard enough to receive football scholarships to suit up next season across the country while earning a college...

Courtesy of LeeAnn Young

McNair Comes Through With Landmark Win

Stephen Black - Tuesday, January 31, 2012 - 7:51am

McNair won its first-ever DeKalb County wrestling title Saturday at Miller Grove. The Mustangs outpointed Marist 200.5 to 193 after trailing 182 to 175.5 with three matches remaining. Khalil Williams won the 120-pound...

Courtesy of Walter Pinion

Miller Grove, Wesleyan Still Riding High

Fletcher Proctor - Tuesday, January 31, 2012 - 7:48am

Westlake has flipped spots with Mill Creek in Class AAAAA based on Westlake's current winning streak, which included an impressive victory over North Clayton. Harrison and Berkmar also moved up while Johnson-Savannah,...

Courtesy of Buford High School

Milton Boys, Wesleyan Girls Don't Disappoint

Fletcher Proctor - Monday, January 30, 2012 - 7:35am

Wheeler's Charles Mitchell is an incredible specimen who is capable of putting the Wildcats on his back from time to time. He was a beast against Milton on Saturday, scoring 30 points while snagging 12 rebounds, but the...

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The Role Of The Head Coach In Recruiting

Stephen Black - Saturday, January 28, 2012 - 6:22am

Recruiting fans and gurus like to hear about whom each recruit is favoring and what trips they will be making. But who has input into those decisions? Obviously, the players’ families and friends have a huge role in...

Courtesy of DJ Galbiati

Norcross Facing Region Foe Without DeShields

Fletcher Proctor - Friday, January 27, 2012 - 8:23am

Teams are positioning themselves for various region tournaments, and this weekend will be crucial for several teams hoping to improve seeding. Luella will host Region 2-AAAAA leader Westlake as the Lions look to force a...

Courtesy of Erin Sheppard

Recruits Weighing Signing Day Options

Fletcher Proctor - Friday, January 27, 2012 - 7:23am

As much as we don’t like to admit it, stereotypes are based on a large sampling of repeated behavior by a certain group. One popular stereotype is that guys have a hard time committing, whether it is to plans on a...

Courtesy of Walton High School

Croom Joins Big Three On Score 44 Hoops List

Fletcher Proctor - Thursday, January 26, 2012 - 5:00am

Score 44 basketball week 8 The Score 44 is a fluid list that aims to honor the best 44 seniors in Georgia high school basketball on a week-to-week basis. The members of the 44 are some of the most highly-recruited and...

Courtesy of Charles Posey

Pope Wrestling Rolling Through Cobb County

Stephen Black - Thursday, January 26, 2012 - 4:52am

Class 4A Duals champion Pope won an event for the second straight week, claiming the Cobb County Invitational. The win was the fifth straight Cobb County crown. Pope placed 14 wrestlers and won four individual classes...


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