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Sunday, August 14, 2011
By Robert Naddra

School is back in session across the state, which means the fall athletic season will soon be in full swing. PrepCountry would like our viewers to help us expand our coverage so we can provide news and updates on as many schools as possible. Students, assistant coaches, parents or fans interested in being a »

DeKalb athletic scholarships top $14 million

Tuesday, June 14, 2011
By Mark Brock

DeKalb County athletes excelling on the field and in the classroom is showing its benefits as athletic scholarships accepted are totaling more than $14 million for the 2010-11 school year. Almost 200 athletes will be receiving funds towards furthering their academic and athletic careers as they move on to the next level. The estimated scholarship totals for two-year and... »

Basketball: Paige, Boyd shine in all-star games

Friday, April 29, 2011
By Mark Brock

The DeKalb County Senior All-Star Basketball event featured a pair of big second quarter surges leading to wins by the Frost All-Stars and the McKinney All-Stars. Redan’s Kierra Paige hit for 12 of her game-high 17 points in the first half as Coach Chantay Frost’s All-Stars got out to a 38-29 halftime lead on the way to a 72-63... »

Basketball: DeKalb all-star games set for April 26

Thursday, April 21, 2011
By Robert Naddra

The second annual DeKalb County All-Star Senior Basketball Games will be hosted by Columbia High School on Tuesday, April 26. The girls’ game opens the double-header at 6 p.m. with the boys’ game following at 8 p.m. Many of the top signed and unsigned seniors from DeKalb County Schools will be suiting up for the final time in their... »

Basketball: GACA Announces Girls All-State Awards

Wednesday, March 23, 2011
By admin

The GACA has announced the 2011 Girls Basketball All-State Award recipients. For each GHSA classification, the coaches association has chosen a Player of the Year, a South Player of the Year selected from Regions 1 through 4, and a North Player of the Year selected from Regions 5 through 8. Next, they have selected... »

Basketball: Atlanta Tipoff Club announces top prep honorees

Monday, March 21, 2011
By Robert Naddra

Shanon Scott of Milton was named Mr. Georgia Basketball and Brianna Banks of Fayette County was named Miss Georgia Basketball by the Atlanta Tipoff Club. Also, senior Jasmine Camp of Chamblee and junior Tony Parker of Miller Grove were named the 2011 Metro Atlanta Players of the Year. The four players and other award winners... »

Basketball: DeKalb public schools have 19 titles since 2002

Tuesday, March 15, 2011
By Correspondent

After Miller Grove and Columbia won boys state basketball titles last weekend, DeKalb County public schools have won 19 state basketball championships since Cross Keys won the Class AAA title in 2002. DeKalb had only won 13 state basketball titles between 1940 and 1997. Miller Grove won the Class AAAA title on Friday for its... »

Basketball: 7 DeKalb public schools in Sweet 16

Monday, February 28, 2011
By Mark Brock

The Sweet 16 round of the GHSA high school basketball state playoffs are set for Tuesday, March 1 and Wednesday, March 2 and it will include seven teams from DeKalb County Schools. Columbia's boys and girls play a double-header on Tuesday, and the Miller Grove girls also play on Tuesday. The other four DeKalb public... »

Basketball: Bradwell replaces Brookwood at No. 1 in AAAAA

Thursday, February 17, 2011
By Robert Naddra

The Class AAAAAPrepCountry/GACA girls basketball coaches poll saw the biggest shakeup this week. Bradwell Institute (25-0) jumped from No. 3 to replace Brookwood at No. 1. The Broncos (23-2) dropped to dropped to No. 5 after losing two straight games last week.  North Cobb moved up from fourth two second and two new teams... »

Basketball: Three more girls players reach 1,000 points

Wednesday, February 16, 2011
By Robert Naddra

Three more girls players were reported to reach the 1,000-point milestone recently. Ciera Staten at Echols County surpassed the 1,000-point mark Feb. 8 against Atkinson County. She scored the first two points in her final home game of her career that pushed her over the 1,000-point mark. Staten finishd the game with 17 points and 14... »