Greater Atlanta Christian’s defensive coordinator Shane Woodward came over to the school in 2012 after two seasons on the staff at Mountain View.
Top-ranked Greater Atlanta Christian lost a coin toss with Fitzgerald for home field advantage in tonight’s Class AA semifinal showdown.
It sounds simple. Eat a good breakfast. Get enough sleep. Stay hydrated. In many ways, it is simple, but it’s not always a priority when it comes to the training regimen of high school football players.
Assistant Brandt made interim head coach
Assistant Andy Brandt made interim head coach for Gwinnett
South Carolina collected the extra point when Wayne Simpson scored on an embarrassing giveaway 10 feet from the net and beat the Gladiators 3-2 in overtime Thursday.
The Gwinnett Gladiators made a splash right before training camp with the signing of forward Garry Nunn, whose playmaking ability helped Alaska to a Kelly Cup championship during his three seasons there.
Mountain View's Tyler Barber finished second at state in a thrilling finish
No. 19 Northwestern Ohio beat GGC 3-0 in the opening round of the NAIA championship tournament at the Grizzly Athletic Complex in Lawrenceville.
Greater Atlanta Christian head coach Tim Hardy grinned in appreciation when he talked about what Lamar County does offensively.
Recap of Tuesday’s prep action.
Greater Atlanta Christian’s Jake Rose and Josh Pickens both chose to leave the conspicuous spotlight of quarterback for the far less glorious job of outside linebacker.
Florida’s last loss, and just its second in regulation this season, came a week ago at the hands of the Gwinnett Gladiators. The division-leading Everblades didn’t leave the door open for a repeat Sunday at the Arena at Gwinnett Center.
Wolves earn No. 3 seed in tough Region 6-AA to set up playoff date with Heard County
Lee Rider, in his third year at Wesleyan, is the offensive coordinator for the Wolves and also the boys head lacrosse coach.
Defensive front has been key to GAC’s success this season
Brenden Walker didn’t miss when birthday boy Casey Pierro-Zabotel sent him a beautiful cross-ice sauce pass.
A breakdown of Friday night’s Providence at Prince Avenue high school football game
A breakdown of Friday’s GAC at Wesleyan high school football game
The Gwinnett Gladiators named Sean Berkstresser captain before the start of the 2014-15 after signing him away from division rival Greenville where he served the same role.
After falling 3-1 Saturday in Gwinnett, the Walleye rolled to a 5-2 victory
Gwinnett beats Solar Bears despite giving up lead late in regulation
Their game day is Monday through Thursday. The Friday night glory doesn’t go to the scout team.
Gwinnett County has a semifinalist in four of the state’s six classifications this year, including defending AA champ Wesleyan and Hebron, last year’s runner-up in Class A.
Bussing 14 hours round-trip for one game isn’t exactly an ideal schedule.
Who to keep an eye on for the Gwinnett Gladiators this season
As the player signings piled up this summer, a legitimate level of optimism built around the Gwinnett Gladiators.
Clay Trainum was named Georgia Gwinnett College’s sports information director in September after spending the previous two years as the assistant director for media relations at Lamar University.
With the sudden addition of seven new teams just days before the 2014-15 season is set to start, the ECHL made some division realignments.
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All but a few of the wide, red recliners in the newly renovated AMC Colonial theater sat vacant. A couple of wrestling greats leaned back in the front row as the movie flickered light against their upturned faces.
Nunn was a key offensive weapon for the perennially contending Alaska Aces from 2010-2013.
With a returning core from a good stretch team last year and some tantalizing new blood in attendance, two dozen players went through a nearly two-hour workout to kick things off Monday at the IceForum in Duluth.
A breakdown of Friday night’s Hapeville Charter at Wesleyan high school football game
Mary Vernetti, a Grayson grad, scored six goals in the first six games and leads the Georgia Gwinnett College women’s soccer team in points through nine games.
When the Gwinnett Gladiators were making a deal with rival Florida for a multi-player trade last March, head coach Rick Emmett said the addition of forward Mike Merrifield put the deal over the top.
But after a full summer of rehabbing and focusing on maintaining his durability for the duration of a taxing pro season, dynamic forward Bobby Hughes is ready to go again for the Gwinnett Gladiators.
A breakdown of Friday night’s Wesleyan at Pace Academy high school football game
A breakdown of Friday night’s Providence Christian at Lakeview Academy high school football game
The Wolves are off to a 3-1 start with a potent offense and a stingy defense that continue to improve week after week.
Some empty promises from scouts turned out to be a fortunate turn for Martin Lugo and the Georgia Gwinnett College mens soccer program.
Nick Bove was hired as the Gwinnett Gladiators fulltime broadcaster in August after serving as the team’s intern and productions assistant last year. The Boston University grad interned with both the Red Sox flagship radio station and the AHL’s Providence Bruins before coming to Gwinnett.
The Gladiators announced the signing of defensemen Tristin Llewellyn and Art Bidlevskii, and forward Will Frederick on Wednesday.
Snyder was the county’s top hitter as a junior with a .579 average and on-base percentage of 1.603. She’s a complete hitter with the ability to hit for power, but also get on base and drive in runs. She had eight home runs, 17 doubles, 42 RBIs and scored 42 runs last season.
Recap of Thursday’s prep action.
A recap of Friday’s high school sports events
Brian Collins is the head water polo coach at Collins Hill and an assistant for the swimming program. Collins first began played water polo as a senior at Shiloh and continues to travel worldwide with a masters team.
The crisp, white Wesleyan uniforms — green-socked feet sans cleats — aren’t necessary to make Riley and Cassie Henning mirror images. It just emphasizes the surface similarities. Like the long, wavy blond hair and bright grins.
The Gwinnett Gladiators have added more depth to the roster for 2014-15 with the signing of forward Anthony Perdicaro and defenseman Bo Dolan on Tuesday.
Monday’s practice was just OK. Wesleyan’s coaching staff made sure to get the players’ attention afterward, chasing away the lingering post-win euphoria and getting them refocused.
Georgia Gwinnett College’s mens soccer team is paying a price for being good. As an independent, there are no required games for the Grizzlies. And getting other teams to risk another loss by scheduling GGC isn’t easy.
Filling the void left by a senior class that included all-american midfielder Jocelyn Baker and leading scorer Amanda Dale won’t be easy. Which is why Georgia Gwinnett College womens soccer coach Domenic Martelli is going the committee route.