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Brandon Brigman

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Buford rallies to defend state title, beat Washington County 35-19

Thomas Wilson scored the go-head touchdown in the third quarter and Buford never looked back as it rallied to beat Washington County 35-19 in the Class AAA state championship at the Georgia Dome.

Buford vs. Washington County coach's take

As coach of both opponents Buford and Washington County last year, St. Pius’ Paul Standard has a unique perspective on tonight’s Class AAA state title clash.

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Buford expecting another battle in state final

Buford plays Washington County in the Class AAA state championship game

Buford-Washington County Breakdown

Stat leaders for Buford and Washington County

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Buford's line scrimmage paves way to finals

Buford head coach Jess Simpson points to one part of his team — the offensive and defensive line — for the program’s success not only this year but in the past.

Division I wrestling comes to Gwinnett

UTC will wrestle Purdue at Mountain View High School at 2 p.m.

WRESTLING ROUNDUP: Grayson wins Hoya Invitational

Grayson had 12 wrestlers place, including four tournament champions to win the Hoya Invitational at Harrison on Saturday.

Business as usual for Buford

The Wolves are back in the state championship and will take on Washington County on Friday at 5:30 p.m. in the Georgia Dome.

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THE BLITZ: Who do you pick — North or Norcross?

Buford, Norcross, North Gwinnett advance to state championship games.

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Norcross returns to state finals after 14-9 win over Colquitt

Defending Class AAAAAA state champions to face North for ultimate prize

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Getting To Know ... Luke Rockhold

Luke Rockhold will face Costa Philippou at UFC Fight Night 35 on Jan. 15 at the Arena at Gwinnett Center.

Buford faces much-improved Callaway program

Callaway is riding a 10-game winning streak as it comes to Tom Riden Stadium to try and dethrone defending state champion Buford.

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State powers Norcross, Colquitt meet in semis

Defending state champion Norcross will host Colquitt County in a rematch of last year’s state semifinals.

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Boyd feels at home with Norcross

Norcross running back Josh Boyd has been a nice addition to the team.

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Buford shares the wealth in backfield

Buford has had 26 players carry the ball this season.

Linebackers guide Norcross' stingy defense

Brotherly bond pulls Norcross linebackers together

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Gwinnett recruiting fair "best in the country"

Football recruiting notes from Monday’s event, including commitment news from GAC’s Chapple, South’s Boyd and others

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THE BLITZ: Is North lucky or just that good?

Gwinnett County puts three teams in the state semifinals for football.

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Norcross' defense forces five turnovers in 28-7 win over Lowndes

Lowndes vs. Norcross in the third round of the Class AAAAAA state football playoffs

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Norcross faces Lowndes' vaunted wing-T

A breakdown of Friday’s Lowndes-Norcross football game

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Lions' Mills steps out of shadow and shines

Peachtree Ridge’s Kevin Mills is the Daily Post’s Runner of the Year.

2013 Daily Post All-Country Cross Country

The Daily Post’s boys and girls cross country all-county team

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Storm's Tuttle finds niche with cross country

Providence’s Tayler Tuttle is the Daily Post’s Runner of the Year.

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THE BLITZ: Gwinnett teams giving thanks for being in quarterfinals

The third round of the state playoffs always seems to be that special round.

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Carter, Norcross defense slow down Brookwood

Brookwood vs. Norcross in the second round of the Class AAAAAA state football playoffs

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Former state champs Brookwood, Norcross meet in second round

A breakdown of Friday’s Brookwood-Norcross football game

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Dacula, Peachtree Ridge transform in one year

A breakdown of Friday’s Peachtree Ridge-Dacula football game

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Buford expecting tougher test in second round

A breakdown of Friday’s Woodward-Buford football game

Broncos pull through adversity this season

The Broncos will take that never say die mentality to Norcross on Friday where they will face the defending state champions in the second round of the Class AAAAAA state playoffs.

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Lions' O-line clearing the way for Ellis

Peachtree Ridge’s offensive line has helped Jordan Ellis to have a standout year.

PREP FOOTBALL NOTEBOOK: Region 7 flexes in first round of playoffs

Region 7 went 4-0 in the first round of the playoffs, winning by an average of 31.5 points per game over Region 5.

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THE BLITZ: Gwinnett's Civil War in second round

Region 7 will play Region 8 in the second round of the playoffs.

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Archer rolls past North Forsyth for first playoff win

North Forsyth vs. Archer in the first round of the Class AAAAAA state football playoffs

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Archer's first home playoff game a success

In it’s fifth year of existence, Archer hosted its first home playoff game.

UFC coming to Gwinnett Arena

The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced on Wednesday that The Arena at Gwinnett Center will host UFC Fight Night on Jan. 15.

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Norcross bounces back from slow start to win region

A breakdown of Friday’s Etowah-Norcross football game

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North Gwinnett begins playoffs on road

A breakdown of Friday’s North Gwinnett-Milton football game

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Buford still seeks to improve heading into playoffs

A breakdown of Friday’s Sonoraville-Buford football game

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Collins Hill's Millhof continues to add to resume

Collins Hill’s Ryan Millhof has gone from being one of the state’s best wrestlers to putting himself in the conversation as one of the all-time greats to wrestle in Georgia.

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SUPER SIX: Wrestling

The Daily Post’s Super Six wrestling selections.


Team-by-team look at the 2013-14 wrestling season.

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Talented senior class inks wrestling scholarships

Gwinnett County had four wrestlers sign college scholarships.

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PREP FOOTBALL NOTES: North opens playoffs with rare road game

Central’s Shelling has big night, Morrow kicks Brookwood to victory and other prep football notes from Gwinnett County

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THE BLITZ: Road to Dome runs through Gwinnett

The Class AAAAAA state championship game will be played in the Georgia Dome next month, but the path to get there runs through Gwinnett County.

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Getting To Know … Andy Christie

Andy Christie is in his sixth year as the boys cross country coach at Mill Creek.

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Buford football eyes another region championship

Buford can claim the program’s 24th region title and a 10-0 regular season with a victory over North Hall Friday night

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Collins Hill at Mill Creek preview

A breakdown of Friday’s Collins Hill-Mill Creek football game

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North, Peachtree Ridge game filled with high-stakes drama

North Gwinnett relied on a backup quarterback last year to beat Peachtree Ridge. The Bulldogs may need to do that again Friday night.

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Central Gwinnett at Shiloh preview

A breakdown of Friday’s Central Gwinnett-Shiloh football game

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Norcross at Meadowcreek preview

A breakdown of Friday’s Norcross-Meadowcreek football game