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Kevin Whitley wasn’t trying to get too far ahead of himself last Friday after his Stockbridge Tigers disposed of Brunswick in the Class AAAAA playoffs’ first round.
And then there were two.
Wrapping up the brunt of the fall sports season will be the recognition of several area athletes signing college scholarships during the early signing period over the next several weeks.
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Stockbridge’s Darius Alexander leads the list of top five returning boys basketball players in Henry County
Call it the changing of the guard, or just the year of the guard, period.
Excuse me while I wipe a tear from eye so that I can clearly see through my smudged high school football crystal ball one last time.
Reliever Jordan Walden included in trade that nets the Braves pitcher Shelby Miller and a minor-leaguer
The Atlanta Braves dealt former Henry County High School standout Jason Heyward to the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday.
After Cincinnati Bengals tight end Jermaine Gresham scored a touchdown in the third quarter against the New Orleans Saints, he casually tossed the ball to the only Bengals fan he saw. It was a woman wearing an A.J. Green jersey.
Georgia tailback Todd Gurley's season has ended with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.
Will Muschamp is stepping down as Florida's coach after the regular season, forced out after a four-year tenure that will be remembered for inept offense, conservative play-calling and nearly as many losses as wins in the Southeastern Conference.
State meet currently in progress
Union Grove cross country coach Eric Daugherty and his runners can’t easily hide their anxiety about being at the state cross country meet in Carrollton today.
Chargers win second straight Class A title
It wasn’t as easy as the first time around, but the Eagle’s Landing Christian softball team will tell you that it was just as sweet — maybe even sweeter.
Tech faces Virginia Saturday in ACC Coastal Division clash
After back to back losses against Duke and North Carolina, which featured more than a few defensive busts, the last thing Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson wanted to see was his defense being burned on another big play.
Wolfpack secure third place in subregion
Tough defense and the crafty use of a timeout helped Woodland secure a 14-12 win over Region 4-AAAAA, Div. B foe Luella on a rainy, windy Friday night.
Betty Jackson, Devin Dixon finish tops at Region 4-AAAA meet
Eagle’s Landing continued its Region 4-AAAA cross country dominance after sweeping the individual region crowns and seeing its girls team repeat as team region champions.