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Georgia High School Football Weekly (12/13/17)

The high school football season is not over yet as a freak winter storm hit the Atlanta area last weekend with snow which forced the cancellations of six state championship games which were scheduled to be played inside of the Mercedes Benz Stadium.  Although the games were indoor, the...

Georgia High School Football Weekly (12/6/17)

It is championship weekend at the Mercedes-Benz Dome in Atlanta as each classification will be crowning champions.  Here are the results from last week’s semifinal games: Class 7A Colquitt County 31, Brookwood 14 North Gwinnett 38, McEachern 17 Class 6A Coffee 14, Tucker 3 Lee County 42, Glynn Academy...

Friday Flashback: Georgia Dome hosting State Championships (2008)

This weekend is the last time Georgia high school football state championships will be played in the Georgia Dome.  The dome has hosted the championship games in all classifications since 2008.  Prior to that season, semifinal games were played in the dome and championship games were played at the...

Georgia High School Football Review: State Quarterfinals

Two more state champions from last season were eliminated in the quarterfinals.  Colquitt County and Westminster came up short in their games this weekend. Colquitt County’s run ended with a 49-21 loss to Grayson in a game which wasn’t really close.  Grayson ran out to a 49-7 lead as...

Georgia High School Football Review: First Round State Playoffs

It was a wild night in the first round of the Georgia high school football state playoffs.  If you are a high school football coach, how can you prepare your team for winning or losing in a game that ends with a basketball score?   The Lowndes Vikings defeated Hillgrove...

Georgia High School Football Review

It’s the most wonderful time of the year.   It’s playoff season! Georgia teams finished up their regular season schedules as teams either packed up their gear or got into position for a state playoff berth. In one of the most interesting matchups with playoff implications was with Houston County. ...