By Bill Renje HAMPTON, GA – Usually there are two different types of leaders – those that are vocal and those that lead by example. And Dutchtown High School’s Michael White, a two-sport athlete in football and basketball, is the second type. He’s not flashy verbally, because he doesn’t have to be in
By Gabriel Stovall LOVEJOY, GA — Just before Randy Robinson inked his scholarship letter of intent to Jacksonville State, the senior lineman was all smiles. “Before we start this, I just want to say that I am, hands down, without a doubt, the best dressed person here,” Robinson said. “Male, female, signee, no signee.
LOVEJOY — While the National Signing Day drama got a little intense for Lovejoy stars Montrell Custis and Preston Williams in the days leading up to, there were no surprises when it came time to pull out the pens. Custis, a 3-star safety who had originally been committed to Kentucky, and later Alabama, pledged his
By Darryl Maxie Whitewater baseball coach Russell Bennett isn’t a big fan of labeling this season “unfinished business” after his team came oh-so-close to winning the Class AAAAA championship last season. Perhaps Championship Chase 2.0 or the Run for the Rings would be better. Whatever you choose to call it, the Wildcats will open their
McDONOUGH — The Eagle’s Landing Christian wrestling team grabbed a big piece of momentum Tuesday after winning its regular season home meet with Jonesboro and Henry County. The Chargers defeated the Cardinals 60-18 and topped the Warhawks 63-12, giving them a seventh straight victory, ahead of Saturday’s Area 2-A traditionals meet at First Presbyterian Day
GRIFFIN, GA — Jarrett Laws knows football. He knows coaching. He knows building programs. He sports a total of eight years experience in all of the above, with successful stops at Clayton County schools Mount Zion and Drew. But that doesn’t mean that his first year as the head man at a perennial state high
By Gabriel Stovall LOVEJOY – National Signing Day never fails to bring a ton of excitement for high school and college football fans. It also brings a lot of attention to the athletes involved, which can be a good thing or a bad thing, depending on how you look at it. As for Lovejoy
McDONOUGH — After former Union Grove football coach Paul Burgdorf retired following the 2014 football season, the school’s athletic director already knew the kind of person needed to fill the void. Nick Ellis said that more than anything, the next coach Wolverines football coach needed to “get” the Union Grove culture that surrounds the program,