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Volleyball: Sonoraville knocks off No. 7 Dalton

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... »

Basketball: Bradwell replaces Brookwood at No. 1 in AAAAA

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: Brookwood is new No. 1 in AAAAA girls poll

By Robert Naddra

Eight of Brookwood’s 21 wis this season have come by at least 30 points.  The Lady Broncos (21-0) have wins over Class AAAA defending champion Southwest DeKalb and AAAA runner-up Northwest Whitfield and have been perched bear the top of the AAAAA PrepCountry.com/GACA girls basketball coaches poll for weeks. After previous No. 1 Hillgrove lost... »

Girls basketball: Chamblee replaces Redan as AAAA No. 1

By Robert Naddra

Chamblee, off to a 13-0 start, moves up from second to first in Class AAAA, while previous No. 1 Redan falls to second in this week’s PrepCountry.com/GACA girls basketball coaches poll. The two Region 6-AAAA teams were set to play Jan. 11 but the game was postponed due to the inclement weather. Douglas County... »

Soccer: Marquee matchups in AAAA boys round 2

By Robert Naddra

Six of the top seven boys soccer teams in Class AAAA face each other May 4 in the second round of the state tournament. No. 2 Starr’s Mill (15-3-1), the Region 5 runner-up,  plays at No. 5 Dalton (14-2-1), the Region 7 champion. Dalton has won five in a row, including beating No. 7 Hillgrove... »

Football: Playoff Homewreckers

By Robert Naddra

Here’s our list of visiting teams you don’t want to play in the first round of the state high school football playoffs. Tucker (8-2, third seed, 6-AAA) at Dalton: Who wants to host a defending state champion in the first round? The Tigers haven’t had to play a first-round playoff game on the road in... »

Class AAAA Football Playoffs – Regions 5-8

By Steve Copeland

Region 5-AAAA In Region 5, Sandy Creek and Banneker face off in a region playoff game for the number one and two slots. The other Region playoff games have Mays taking on Northgate, while Starr’s Mill against Villa Rica. The two winners will fill the number three and four spots with different scenarios based on... »