The Atlanta Braves honored the managerial career of Bobby Cox before the team's game Saturday afternoon at Turner Field in Atlanta. Cox is retiring at the end of the Braves' season, which could include the playoffs.
The Kell Longhorns were reclassified down to the Class AAAA-level before the start of this season and that could be just the edge the Longhorns need to go the farthest the team has ever reached come November and playoff time. T
North Clayton 20, Banneker 6: North Clayton (4-1) held on for a 20-6 win after leading 20-0 at the half against host Banneker (3-3). Adalius Matthews ran for 106 yards and two touchdowns on 24 carries for the Eagles. Michael Ross added 28 yards rushing to go along with three catches for 74 yards for North Clayton.
The defending Class 5A champions will take their show on the road to tonight as they take on of the best teams in the state of Florida. Camden will come into the game with their Wing-T offense, which is something St. Thomas Aquinas doesn’t see much. Both head coaches (Jeff Herron for Camden and Aquinas’ George Smith) have won a combine nine state titles.
GPB will broadcast two games this week, one on Friday and a second on Saturday. The Friday matchup will feature the No. 5 team in Class 4A the Kell Longhorns as they welcome the Pope Greyhounds. Saturday's webcast involves a rare game between South Georgia power Valdosta and Atlanta's M.L. King.
There’s nothing like a good backyard brawl. And that’s exactly what will be going on Friday night in Snellville when the Broncos travel down the road to face the neighboring Comets.
People always say that without the sour, the sweet is never as sweet. Well, the folks at Cross Keys High School have had enough sour in their time that these last two weeks have been as sweet as it can get. In a football program where losing is expected, the Indians have defied all expectations and won their last two football games to bring their record to 2-3-1 on the season
In this week's newest edition of the 44, our staff has again made two changes: Justin Watts of Peachtree Ridge and Xavier Walker of Duluth are both out and have been replaced by Carver's Riyahd Jones and Westlake's Ronnie Harris. See the full list to see what players from your team made the cut!
Another Friday night has come and gone and the top 10 football rankings have seen more changes. Class AAAA saw the most alterations after Kell defeated Hiram to knock the Hornets out of the top 10. The Longhorns moved up a spot to No. 4 as a result of their dominant 30-7 win. Griffin dropped from No. 4 to No. 5 despite a blowout win over Alcovy.
It was homecoming night at Centennial’s Fortress but the festivities took a bit of a hit after the Wolverines of West Forsyth took advantage of some early turnovers to lead 23-0 after the first quarter en route to a 43-7 victory. West Forsyth, playing it just its third season of varsity football and it first season in Class-AAAAA, up from AAA, earned its first Region 6-AAAAA win thanks to a powerful ground game.