Georgia

Volleyball: North Cobb jumps to No. 1 in AAAAA

Thursday, September 29, 2011
By Robert Naddra

North Cobb moved past Harrison into the No. 1 spot in Class AAAAA in the latest PrepCountry.com/GACA coaches volleyball poll. North Cobb moved up from No. 2 while the Hoyas dropped from first to second. North Gwinnett, with 40 wins this season, moves up from fourth to third. Every other No. 1 team in the... »

Softball: 3 biggest classes have new No. 1’s heading into playoffs

Thursday, September 29, 2011
By Robert Naddra

There are new teams atop three classifications in the PrepCountry.com/GACA coaches softball poll heading into the region playoffs next week. Harrison, 22-2, jumps from second to first in Class AAAAA after winning 11 of its final 12 games in the regular season.  Brookwood, last week’s No. 1, dropped to No. 2 after losing two of... »

Football: All five No. 1 teams keep rolling

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
By Robert Naddra

The top teams in each of the five classifications in the PrepCountry.com/GACA coaches football poll  rolled through the week with big wins. No. 1 teams McEachern, Tucker, Sandy Creek, Buford and Savannah Christian won their games by an average score of 56-12 last week. There was very little movement in all the rankings as only... »

Softball: No. 2 Mount Pisgah readies for postseason

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
By PrepCountry.com Correspondent

By Daryl Brooks The No. 2 ranked Mount Pisgah Christian School softball team completed the regular season on Monday with an 8-0 win over Galloway. The Lady Patriots finished the regular season 16-3 overall and 7-0 in Region 5-A play. This is the second consecutive year that Pisgah has gone undefeated in Region regular season... »

Softball: No.1 Greenbrier opens region vs. Richmond Hill

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
By PrepCountry.com Correspondent

By Robert Titus Greenbrier swept a double header Saturday at South Effingham to remain undefeated in region 2B-AAAA play. In the first game the Mustangs held a 4-2 lead over the Wolfpack going into the top of the seventh. Kirsten Titus lead off the inning with a pinch hit single and Taylor Dupree and Casey... »

Volleyball: Sonoraville knocks off No. 7 Dalton

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
By PrepCountry.com Correspondent

By Trace Vaughn The Sonoraville High School volleyball team played spoiler on senior night for #7 ranked AAA Dalton.  6’2” middle blocker Carrie Cheeks had a big night at the net with 6 kills and 3 blocks. “Cheeks was a game changer tonight,” said Phoenix Coach Nathan Smith. “She went head-to-head with a good hitter... »

Football: Holy Innocents’ stays unbeaten in region after win over Pinecrest

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
By PrepCountry.com Correspondent

By Dunn Neugebauer It was a Friday night shellacking in terms of Holy Innocents’ football, as the Bears blanked home team Pinecrest 35-0 to run their record to 4-1, 2-0 in Region 5A. With the victory, the Golden Bears now prepare for Homecoming – a Saturday night conference date against Mt.... »

Softball: Buford posts 5-1 record in Brookwood Invitational

Tuesday, September 27, 2011
By PrepCountry.com Correspondent

By Brad Brown The Lady Wolves of Buford continued their assault upon teams in larger classifications in play this week at the Brookwood Invitational Tournament.  While rolling to a 5-1 overall record, the Buford girls played 2 teams in Class AAAAA, and three teams in Class AAAA ( all three of those teams ranked in the... »

Football: Mountain View coach, Forsyth Cent. TE win awards

Tuesday, September 27, 2011
By Robert Naddra

Tim Hardy of Mountain View High School in Lawrenceville has been selected as this week’s NFL High School Coach of the Week, presented by Russell Athletic. On Sept. 23, Mountain View lost a close game to Peachtree Ridge 28-17.  However, the team beat previously ranked Mill Creek High School the... »

Volleyball: Pope stays No. 1 as winning streak hits 13

Monday, September 26, 2011
By Robert Naddra

All four No. 1 teams from last week remain in the top spot in the PrepCountry.com/GACA coaches volleyball poll for the week of Sept. 17. Pope (28-2) appears to have the most momentum heading toward the area playoffs with a 13-match winning streak in Class AAAA. The Greyhounds have swept their last 12 opponents 2-0.... »