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Last Week in Football: Week one action features wallopings from Woodland, ELCA

ELCA, Dutchtown, Woodland lay it on thick during Week One action

Recap of Week One of the 2015 football season

Union Grove cross-country sweeps Twilight in the Grove

While you were out watching a movie or having dinner Saturday night, nine local cross-country teams were getting ready to conquer the two-mile course at Locust Grove High for their first race of the year.

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Late-game touchdown buoys Stockbridge over Central-Phenix City

Late-game touchdown buoys Stockbridge over Central-Phenix City

The Tigers played a tight game when they hosted Central-Phenix City (Ala.) Friday night.

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Over a decade of softball turns into offer from UGA for Ola’s Jordan Doggett

Q&A with Ola softball player Jordan Doggett.

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TORRES: Ignore predictions and enjoy some football

Journalists have a habit of wanting everything to follow story arcs, so we hope teams turn into scrappy underdogs or that they relentlessly wreak havoc on every opponent that crosses their path. But with a new season unfolding week by week, we all have to be ready to throw expectations out the window. It’s part of the fun of following a team so closely.

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Inaugural Geranium Slam tennis tournament to benefit Henry County Cancer Services

Richard Craig Park will host the inaugural Geranium Slam Tennis Tournament next Saturday beginning at 9 a.m.

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Former Lion Detrick Bonner signs with CFL team

Fellow alum Aaron Davis on pre-season list of best red-shirt sophomores in college football

Luella football news roundup

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Passing the Pigskin: ELHS quarterback Van Heflin Jr. takes on the mantle of his father's legacy

If you watch Eagle’s Landing High School at all this football season, pay close attention to the school’s senior quarterback.

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TORRES: Hard-fought loss vs Ola hints at potential for great season from Hampton

What I saw Friday night at Ola didn’t seem like any of the first eight games Hampton put together in the school’s opening season.

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GHSA reclassifies big schools, expands Class A playoffs

The Georgia High School Association Executive Committee ruled Monday in Macon to add a new classification tentatively called the Big 44.

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Eagle’s Landing honor memory of late coach with season opening win over Union Grove

You wouldn’t have anticipated Eagle’s Landing to beat Union Grove 39-21 when the season opener began at Golden Eagles Stadium Friday night.

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Woodland grad earns opportunity to play for Brenau’s JV basketball squad

Former Woodland guard Kayla Mitchell will get a chance to play some NAIA basketball this winter.

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Glory in playing high school football doesn’t rest solely on getting a college scholarship

We get so caught up in the success of how our schools perform that we sometimes forget there’s a human under the helmet, a sentient being who sees life beyond the carefully painted white hash marks.

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Absence of former stars not a thorn in side of Eagle’s Landing softball

Living up to the expectations left behind by a 21-13 season wasn’t supposed to be easy. Without that foursome leading the team, it might have even been impossible. As is wont to happen when spots are left empty, however, the remaining Eagles stepped up on and off the field.

Local schools will suit up for prostate cancer awareness next month

For the week of September 21st through September 25th, all 421 Georgia high school football teams will have blue ribbon decals on their helmets. All coaches will be wearing blue wristbands and referees will be throwing blue penalty flags. Blue ribbons will be stenciled on the playing fields and public service announcements will be made during halftime.

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Namesake Mercedes-Benz unveils new renderings of Atlanta's future NFL, MLS stadium | PHOTOS

AMB Sports & Entertainment announced Monday the expected news that Mercedes-Benz USA will be the naming partner of the new Atlanta stadium, which is now officially called Mercedes-Benz Stadium

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Tigers, Chargers ranked near top of preseason football polls

When rankings were released mid-week, it wasn’t surprising to find Stockbridge or Eagle’s Landing Christian nestled firmly in their respective lists.

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