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Football Season Begins With A Bang

Is it just me or is everyone else just as excited as I am that the regular season is here this week already…??? With the first official weekend of the season ending with the Corky Kell Classic this...

August 19, 2013

Do You Remember? Opening Night - Thomas Co. Central Defeats Burke Co. in the first GPB-televised GHSA Championship

Since we're getting under 80 days to the start of the football season, I thought I'd do something a little different this time around... The first time GPB was privileged enough to have a state...

June 10, 2013

Past Champions Clash In AAAA Quarterfinals

The theme of this year’s quarterfinals could very easily be something along the lines of “games that should be in the Dome,” as there are several matchups between elite teams. The Burke County-Sandy...

November 29, 2012

Colquitt County Thrives In November

Coach Rush Propst likes to tell his Colquitt County team how important November is. Apparently, his players have bought in to their highly successful coach. For four straight years, Propst’s Packers...

November 26, 2012

Upsets Shake Up AAAA Football Rankings

The Class AAAA rankings have a completely new look after a weekend of upsets. Sandy Creek remains No. 1 in the poll, but Marist is the new No. 2 after Stephens County lost at the Reservation to...

October 1, 2012

Burke County Rising In Latest Rankings

The Class AAAAAA poll remains unchanged with Camden County and Colquitt County having byes. This Friday will certainly see a shakeup, though, as No. 1 Camden County faces Valdosta and No. 4 Lowndes...

September 24, 2012

Carver-Columbus, Grayson Impress With Wins

Carver-Columbus isn't done yet. Del McGee's perennial powerhouse program isn't going out without a fight in the 2012 season. A week after getting dominated by Colquitt County, the Tigers roared back...

September 24, 2012

Upsets Send Shockwaves Throughout Georgia

My, what a difference a weekend makes. Grayson and Walton will not finish undefeated in the regular season. The highest ranked squads in the state's largest classification looked very flawed in their...

September 17, 2012

Camden County Ascends To Class AAAAAA No. 1

In what some people are calling the upset of the year, Grayson fell to Parkview on the road Friday 22-7 after turning the ball over four times. With the loss, Grayson drops in the latest Class AAAAAA...

September 17, 2012

Grayson, Calhoun, Tucker Off To Fast Start

Defending a title is hard as teams are coming after you on a weekly basis. Defending a title and an extending winning streak may be even tougher, but three GHSA football defending champions have...

September 4, 2012

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