Forest Park senior Avery Wilson was one of Georgia's highest scoring guards during the 2016-17 high school hoops season. (PHOTO: Gabriel Stovall)

Avery Wilson cements Forest Park basketball ‘legacy’ by committing to Boston College

By Gabriel Stovall gstovall@thecrescentbuzz.com FOREST PARK, Ga. — Call Avery Wilson the Hines Ward of Forest Park basketball, and he chuckles a bit. Perhaps there’s a part of him that feels that comparison may be a stretch. After all, he hasn’t even graduated high school yet, while Ward — a former Forest Park football star

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Dutchtown football alum Jordan Harris gets another chance at D-1 football

By Gabriel Stovall gstovall@thecrescentbuzz.com Jordan Harris’ college football career has just come full circle. The 6-foot-5, 335 pound offensive lineman took to Twitter to inform the world of his commitment to 2016 national runner up Alabama. #RollTide ⚪️ #4thChance pic.twitter.com/c11OpWwfo6 — Jordan Harris (@Athleteofdayea) February 10, 2017 His hashtag #4thChance provides a suitable summary for

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From left, Dutchtown seniors DeAndre Watson, Bryce Parks and Luther Moore have helped the Bulldogs to unprecedented success. (Special Photo: Cady Studios)

Dutchtown boys basketball looking to ‘seize the moment’ in state tournament

By Bill Renje | @BillRenje (Twitter) Few people thought much of the Dutchtown basketball team as the season began in mid-November. Nobody, including the Bulldogs themselves, thought they’d be hosting a state playoff game for the first time in school history after finishing as Region 4-AAAAA runner-up with a program best 19-8 record. Although the

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REGION TOURNAMENT HOOPS: Henry County teams can sweep Region 4-AAAA titles

By Staff Reports EAST POINT, Ga. — The Henry County Warhawks boys basketball team definitely would seem to have deeper postseason aspirations than winning a region championship. Their preseason No. 1 Class AAAA ranking in some polls and a roster that boasts Division I talent seems to confirm that. But Warhawks coach Vince Rosser won’t

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PREP FOOTBALL: Community Christian’s Nash Boatwright reflects on season growth, signing day choice

By Gabriel Stovall gstovall@thecrescentbuzz.com STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. — Before Nash Boatwright signed his letter of intent to play football at West Georgia last Wednesday during National Signing Day, the highlight of his high school football career came during a particular moment on the field. It was toward the beginning of Community Christian’s Georgia Independent Christian Athletic

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