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

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... »

Softball: No. 1 teams stay put in all 5 classes

By Robert Naddra

There was little shuffling in the latest PrepCountry.com/GACA coaches softball rankings as teams continue to jockey for position for the upcoming region playoffs. All five No. 1 teams held their positions. Brookwood leads Class AAAAA again as the top four teams remained the same from last week. Harrison, Mill Crek and Collins Hill fall in... »

Softball: Brookwood climbs to No. 1 in Class AAAAA

By Robert Naddra

Brookwood vaults to the top of Class AAAAA in the latest PrepCounty.com/GACA coaches softball poll on the strength of a 13-game winning streak. The Broncos, No. 3 last week, have posted five straight shutouts. Harrison and Mill Creek, ranked No. 1 and 2 last week, each slide down a spot. All four other No. 1... »

Softball: Three classes boast new No. 1 teams

By Robert Naddra

There are new teams atop the PrepCountry.com/GACA coaches softball poll in three of the five classes for the week of Sept. 3. Harrison, No. 2 last week, unseats Brookwood as the top team in Class AAAAA. The Broncos drop to No. 3 as Mill Creek moves up from fourth to second. Gwinnett County teams continue... »

Football: 32 Georgians nominated for U.S. Army game

By Robert Naddra

A total of 32 Georgia high school players have been nominated for the 2o12 U.S. Amry All-American game to be played in January 2012 in San Antonio. The annual all-star game draws some of the top players from across the country. Final rosters will be set in the fall. Among the Georgia contingent, 21 players... »

Girls soccer: Harrison, Walton 1-2 again in poll

By Robert Naddra

Harrison and Walton again hold down the top two spots in the girls soccer all-classification Soccer Coaches Poll for the week of April 25. But there was plenty of movement throughout the rest of the poll as the regular season comes to an end. McIntosh jumps from No. 6 to No. 3 while Brookwood improves... »

Softball: Madison County take No. 1 spot in AAAA

By Robert Naddra

Madison County is the only new No. 1 team in the PrepCountry.com/GACA Softball Coaches poll for the week of Sept. 19. The Red Raiders (23-2) unseat previous No. 1 Jones County (20-5), which has lost four of its past 11 games. No. 2 Jones County is one of five teams from Region 3-AAAA in the... »

Softball: Gwinnett teams hold top 4 spots in AAAAA

By Robert Naddra

Four Gwinnett County teams sit atop the GACA/PrepCountry softball coaches poll in Class AAAAA for the week of Sept. 4. Collins Hill remains at No. 1, Mill Creek is up from fourth to second, North Gwinnett falls one spot to third and Brookwood jumps from No. 9 to No. 4. Collins Hill already has... »

Softball: Union Grove jumps to No. 1 in AAAA poll

By Robert Naddra

Union Grove moves from from second to No. 1 in the Class AAAA GACA/PrepCountry coaches poll for the week of Aug. 28. The top-ranked teams in the other four classifications remained the same. Jones County (8-1) fell from the top spot to second in AAAA while Whitewater (8-2) remained third. Jones County lost to Ola... »

Football: Top 10 opening games for 2010

By Robert Naddra

Traditionally, the opening weekend of the football season is reserved for rivalry games and special contests like the Kell Classic at the Georgia Dome. ¬†Here is PrepCounty’s look at the top 10 opening games of the 2010 season (in no particular order). Thomas County Central at Thomasville: This cross-town rivalry began in 1962, with Thomasville... »