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Pigskin Roundup: Two Days...Pack a Lunch

Lee County Head Football Coach Dean Fabrizio is not looking forward to this Friday’s Region 1-AAAAAA matchup with Camden County in Kingsland. It’s not that he doesn’t feel his team won’t match up...

October 28, 2014

Jon's Georgia: Fourth Edition

Another week, more surprises...But to be honest, surprises shouldn’t be surprising. Throw in some firsts and Week 3 was a doozy. How many of you had Lassiter at 0-4 and Brookwood at 0-3…? How many...

September 16, 2014

Quarterfinals Survivors Await The Final Friday Outdoors

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...

December 2, 2013

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...

October 15, 2013

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 gpb.org, or through our app for your iPhone- I start referring to this time of year as...

October 7, 2013

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 gpb.org, or through our app for your iPhone- I start referring to this time of year as...

October 7, 2013

Ranked Teams Fight To Stay On Winning Side Of The Ledger

It was the week of the close call this time around… Everywhere you look, teams that were ranked were escaping as best they could to stay on the winning side of the ledger… Lovejoy scored on a TD pass...

September 23, 2013

Georgia's Southeastern, Coastal Teams Await Intriguing Matchups in Week 5

There are some intriguing high school football matchups this week in Southeast Georgia and along the coast. Burke County, who suffered a 32-14 loss to a tough Coffee team out of Region 1-AAAAAA, must...

September 17, 2013

Will High Standards Set Early Prove Teams Contenders..Or Just Pretenders?

The Prep football season is in full swing and there are some familiar names in the Top Ten polls. There are many polls across the state and obviously, early in the season, it is hard to get a handle...

September 3, 2013

Week One Shockers Spark Intriguing Start To The High School Football Season

Week one of the high school football season is in the books and needless to say, there were some shockers all across the state. First and foremost was the 55-0 loss by Norcross to Booker T....

August 27, 2013

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