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Corky Kell Classic Teams Make Strong Statements With Kickoff Performances

The first weekend of the 2013 season created a lot of conversation for our “Football Fridays.” I know our readers in South Florida and North Florida are looking at the contests at Norcross High...

August 27, 2013

Let The Games Begin!

The 2013 high school football season will kick off this weekend all across the great state of Georgia. It might be my imagination, but this summer's weather has been so cool, it even feels like...

August 21, 2013

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

Camden County Wildcats Battle Through On And Off-The-Field Losses, Colquitt County Region Schedule Forces Philosophical Change

This is the last weekend for scrimmages (should schools choose to use them--since some schools actually don't use scrimmages to keep their team healthy all season long...) but we've already had some...

August 16, 2013

Big Stage Awaits Corky Kell Classic Teams

Believe it or not, the kickoff to the 2013 high school football season is next week! The main event will be the 22nd annual Metro PCS Corky Kell Classic. This year's classic features ten top teams...

August 14, 2013

A Football Hungry Town: Coach Rance Gillespie on Valdosta's Love For The Game

The Valdosta Wildcats are known for playing amongst some of the most dedicated high school football fans in Georgia. Even considering the years of experience Head Coach Rance Gillespie has within the...

August 12, 2013

Born and Raised on Brooks County Football

The Brooks County Trojan family has endured a lot this summer, as three of their athletes were lost in a tragic car accident. But I can't think of a head football coach better suited to lead the rest...

August 9, 2013

A Point of Pride: Jim Dickerson Talks Clinch County Football

No "Southern Swing" tour is complete without a Clinch County visit. Head Coach Jim Dickerson told me that football is nothing short of a staple for the people of Homerville. Watch the video below to...

August 8, 2013

Football Fridays in Georgia 2013 Football Schedule!

Football Fridays in Georgia are upon us yet again! From the Corky Kell Classic in August, to Football Fridays, all the way to the state finals in December, GPB is set to bring you some of the most...

August 7, 2013

A Man of Few Words: Camden County Star CB Kalvaraz Bessent Talks Wildcat Football

The second stop of my "Southern Swing" tour was Camden County! I scoped out big time cornerback Kalvaraz Bessent on the field after practice to get an athlete's take on the meaning of Wildcat...

August 7, 2013