Saturday at the Junior Bowl, some very talented young men will go at it on the gridiron to show their stuff against the best in the state of Georgia. Several of those players have been preceded by family members who have made it to the ultimate level of their chosen sport.
The Milton boy's basketball team took on Fla. powerhouse Winter Park at Centennial High School Friday night, in the 3rd Annual Hoops In Overdrive Shoot-Out.
Milton (11-2) beat Winter Park (10-3) 75-60 in a game featuring several of the top players in the country.
After a full day of basketball at Centennial, two teams stood out for their play. And one of them was the host school.
Lovejoy, the No. 2 squad in Class 4A, was upset by Carver-Montgomery, the No. 7 team in Alabama’s highest classification, in a 57-45 affair.
A true basketball smorgasbord takes place over the next three days at Centennial High School in Roswell as 27 teams will take part in the event. One of the most highly anticipated games is Class 5A No. 2 Milton against Winter Park (Fla) on Friday.
On a cold and misty day in DeKalb County’s Hallford Stadium, the East All-Stars defeated their West counterparts 13-0 in the DeKalb Senior All-Star Game. The game was played by senior stars from several DeKalb County public high schools, with St. Pius the only private school taking part.
The high school football state championships took place last week, but that did mean the season was over. Once the championship games concluded, all-star games took place in the metro Atlanta area and McEachern hosted the Cobb Senior Bowl for the third year in a row.