ATLANTA -- Set pieces are always dangerous at any lever of soccer, letting the offense get its guys in place and kick the ball 10 yards free of any defender.. Saturday night's game at sold-out Silverbacks Park saw five set-piece goals. Unfortunately for hometown fans, Minnesota connected on
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A rested Berkmar team came into Saturday's matchup with region nemesis Brookwood and coasted to a 53-42 win.
Locals welcome in the new year at festivities hosted by the cities of Duluth and Lawrenceville.
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Coming into the game missing two players to injury and three in the football state championship game, Norcross managed to hold Miller Grove close before falling 64-62 at GAC's Long Forum.
Despite the dreary weather outside, Monday's holiday concert by the Band of the U.S. Air Force Reserve provided some uplifting cheer indoors at Greater Atlanta Christian School's Long Forum and gave a reminder of how special the season can be.
Parkview girls used tough defense to smother rival Brookwood 60-19 on Saturday.
SNELLVILLE -- After Shiloh guard Nate Mason scored 10 points in the third quarter, the Generals finished off the period up 52-36 on visiting Berkmar. The Patriots looked like they were going to drop their third in a row.. But a suffocating eight minutes of defense changed the outcome.. James
With more than 20 minutes of possession in the first half, Parkview put the brakes on Colquitt County's fast-paced offense, featuring 2,000-yard passer Cole Seagraves and 1,000-yard receiver Bobby Hill.
ATHENS -- With the SEC East title already in hand, Georgia got a good battle from a triple option team Saturday to prepare for Paul Johnson's similar offense next week with a 45-14 win over Georgia Southern.. The Eagles (8-3, 6-3 Southen Conference) put up a great fight for the
ATHENS -- With six touchdowns on Saturday, the Bulldogs surpassed last year's team and the 1942 national championship team with legends Frank Sinkwich and Charley Trippi with 56 this year, topping the old mark of 54.
Parkview entered Friday's first-round playoff matchup against Walton needing big games from the backfield to make up for the loss of Chris Carson's 1,100 yards and 11 touchdowns this season. Justis Rosser stepped up big time.
ATLANTA -- After a couple of months of promotions and marketing for the Decision 2012 campaign, Atlanta-area soccer fans voted to keep the team's name Silverbacks over Chiefs and Atlanta FC.. "(The choice) did kind of surprise me a little bit," Silverbacks chairman and owner Boris Jerkunica
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Taylor Grant led Lanier with a near-perfect night Friday, throwing for three touchdowns in a 42-0 victory for the Longhorns over Walnut Grove. With the win, Lanier finished with a .500 overall record in its first year of region play.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- A couple of mental lapses late in the first half ended Georgia Gwinnett College's inaugural season with a 2-1 defeat against Shorter University on Saturday.. Early on, it looked like the Grizzlies (10-7-1) might be in good shape against Shorter, which entered the game with only four wins
Central Gwinnett came into Friday's matchup with Dacula with the luster of last week's big upset over Parkview.
When Hebron Christian Academy and George Walton Academy met a few weeks ago in the Area 6-A tournament, the Lions fell to the Bulldogs on the final day before winning the rematch 3-1 in the finals to secure an area title.
Mountain View struggled in the first half, but Marvin Elam's big rushing night Friday was enough to help power the Bears past Meadowcreek 48-7.
NORCROSS -- Wesleyan came into Tuesday's volleyball matchup hot off an area title and 3-0 first-round win over Coosa. Spencer was making its first-ever trip to the second round of the playoffs.. The Wolves' experience and skill showed from the outset as they handily defeated the Greenwave 25-5
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Archer came into Friday's game looking to stay on pace in the Region 8-AAAAAA playoff race, sitting a half game behind Brookwood for the final playoff spot.
Shiloh came into Parkview on Thursday and showed a lot of the same drive it displayed in the area tournament against Rockdale in the loser's bracket final.
Rockdale came into Saturday's final off a hard-fought three-game win over Shiloh, including a nail-biting loss in the second game with a score that ended in the 30s for both teams.
Brookwood came into Saturday's area volleyball tournament with an undefeated record in 7-AAAAAA and a trip to state secured after beating Grayson on Wednesday.
With Peachtree Ridge running back Walden Davis out Friday with an injury, the Lions had to turn more to Jordan Ellis to get their ground game going. The junior responded with a huge game.
Georgia's standout freshman running back tandem of Todd Gurley and Keith Marshall, dubbed by some as “Gurshall,” didn't have the breakout performance that Marcus Lattimore did in this game two years ago as a rookie.
COLUMBIA, S.C .-- South Carolina showed up in Saturday's battle of top 10 SEC teams. Georgia looked like it never got off the bus and was nearly held scoreless for the first time in 18 years.. The Gamecocks rolled to 21 points in the first quarter and never looked back
Apalachee's defense came to play Friday, holding the aerial attack of Flowery Branch in check for the first half and helping the team build a 14-3 lead.
Georgia came out on fire early Saturday night, but miscues on defense and special teams continually kept Tennessee in the game. However, when crunch time came for the defense, it stepped up with three crucial takeaways.
Tennessee's Tyler Bray managed to stay upright for most of the game Saturday. The junior quarterback wasn't sacked and wasn't severely pressured until the fourth quarter in Georgia's 51-44 win Saturday.
Wesleyan beat Mill Creek 25-22, 25-18 to claim volleyball title at Gwinnett County Championships.
Mountain View continually shot itself in the foot in the first half, compiling 11 penalties in the first 24 minutes. But with some good defense and a late touchdown before the break, the Bears were able to build a cushion that led to their first Region 7-AAAAAA win.
San Antonio came to town with a chance to clinch first place in the NASL regular season, but it was Atlanta that played like the team with a title on the line.
Todd Gurley put up 100 yards rushing in his first game at Georgia. On Saturday, he duplicated that feat and was joined by Keith Marshall, his fellow freshman in the backfield.
ATHENS -- Georgia's defense was a little sluggish in the first half, but the offense was good enough to keep putting points on the board and eventually distance the Bulldogs from Florida Atlantic.. Aaron Murray passed for two touchdowns and rushed for two more, and the freshman tandem of Todd
LAWRENCEVILLE -- Berkmar grad Martin Lugo stuck a goal home 15 minutes into the game Saturday, and Jose Figueroa added a score later in the half to lead the Georgia Gwinnett College men's soccer team past Bob Jones University 2-0.. Lugo collected a loose ball headed in his direction from
Dontravious Wilson rushes for three touchdowns off 13 carries for 138 yards as Wolves bounce back with win
Kyle Scales rushed for four touchdowns and 251 yards on 29 carries Friday in Greater Atlanta Christian's 31-21 win at Apalachee.. Scales, a senior running back, was consistent throughout the game with big runs when the Spartans (3-0) needed them. He busted off a 63-yard TD run