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The GHSA/AJC State High School Football Rankings

A familiar face is out of the rankings for the first time this season. After a 20-0 loss to Dunwoody, Marist is out of the Class 4A top 10.

Roundups from 13 Friday Night Games


The Rundown on Key Friday Night Matchups

Thomas Co. Central at Northside (W.R.)

Vikings Edge Wildcats in Winnersville Classic; Softball, Volleyball Playoffs Underway

Two of the top teams in the state did battle last Friday as Lowndes traveled down the street to take on Valdosta in the Winnersville Classic. The Wildcats looked to break their seven-game losing streak against the Vikings and actually had a seven-point lead going into the fourth quarter.

Domecoming Celebrates Second Year as Eight Schools Converge on Downtown

On Sat., Oct. 23, the second annual Domecoming will take place at the Georgia Dome. Domecoming is a day full football, similar to the Corky Kell Classic, that gives eight high school football teams a chance to play in the Georgia Dome.

Braves Hire New Manager

--Hear highlights of the press conference above -- Less than 48 hours after Bobby Cox wrapped up his managing career, the Atlanta Braves introduced former Florida manager Fredi Gonzalez as his replacement.

Braves' Loss Ends Cox's Career

The Atlanta Braves' loss Monday night in Game-4 of the National League Division Series signaled the end of the managerial career of Bobby Cox. It came as the Braves fell to the San Francisco Giants 3-2 at Turner Field in Atlanta. The Giants move on to the National League Championship Series.

The Score 44 Presented by Sonic - Week 8

OUT: Amarlo Herrera, North Clayton (College Park) LB; Quartterrio Morgan, Mt Zion (Jonesboro) RB IN: Kyle Karempelis, Wesleyan (Norcross) RB; Tyler Cierski, Mill Creek (Hoschton) FB

Braves Face "Must-Win" Tonight

The Atlanta Braves are in a “must-win” situation tonight. And already, it's been a roller-coaster ride for the team in the three games played of their first-round playoff series.

GPB/AJC Top 10 Rankings - Week 8

There is a new No. 1 in Class A.