The U.S. men’s soccer team may be out of the World Cup, but that didn’t stop legions of American soccer fans from filling Brazilian stadiums to catch all the action. The U.S. had a fairly successful run, beating Ghana and tying with Portugal to survive what many deemed the 2014 World Cup’s “Group of Death.” Belgium eventually sent the team home in the Round of 16, but for many Americans, the excitement of soccer won’t go away with the 2014 World Cup. Soccer won’t replace the NFL or college football anytime soon, but its popularity is rising quickly in the U.S.
 
Dalton ended Allatoona's impressive winning streak, while Kell kept their streak alive. Pebble brook, McEachern and South Cobb each won ...
Surprising Allatoona travels to face perennial power Dalton; tradition-rich Valdosta hosts the Pirates of Brunswick; Laney and Jefferson County square off in a key Region 3-AA matchup; Jefferson and Hart County meet for the first time ever; Region...
Don’t tell Derek Cook’s boys they aren’t big enough. The Kell Longhorns spent their first few years as one of Class 5A’s smaller schools. But it didn’t show on the football field. A state playoff team two years running, Cook’s team entered Region 5...
The state’s third-largest university has taken a first step to starting a football program. Kennesaw State officials now hope to build a fundraising framework that will support a team.
The GPB Game of the Week: Marist at SW DeKalb For the second year in a row, these Region 6-AAAA rivals will square off at DeKalb’s Hallford Stadium, where the Panthers generally play their home games. Alan Chadwick’s No. 8 War Eagles are...
All five classifications saw movement in this week's rankings as several ranked teams lost on Friday night. In Class AA, Lovett jumped to No. 7 after a convincing win over Callaway, while Jefferson County and Fitzgerald entered the rankings. In...
This week's list of the top 44 seniors in Georgia high school football has only two changes- AJ Sims of Brookwood was replaced by Peachtree Ridge Lion Justin Watts. Check out this page each week on Tuesday morning for our latest edition of the...
In Cobb County action, North Cobb won their second game in a row while Hillgrove continued their undefeated season with a win over North Forsyth. Class AAA No. 5 Carrollton dominated Centennial while Norcross held on to defeat Roswell. Wesleyan took...
The state owned property that was supposed to house the Golf Hall of fame in Augusta still hasn’t been sold. It could still be months before the state will unload the downtown Augusta site through an auction.
Georgia receiver A.J. Green has been suspended for four games for selling a jersey to someone the NCAA says qualifies as an agent. Green sold his Independence Bowl game jersey for $1,000. The junior, who sat out the season opener against Louisiana-...