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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... »

Softball: Jones County takes over at No. 1 in AAAA poll

By Robert Naddra

Jones County unseated Greenbrier as the top team in Class AAAA in this week’s PrepCountry.com/GACA coaches softball poll. Jones County moved up from No. 2 while Union grove jumped from ninth to second and Greenbrier fell to third. Since the poll came out, however, Jones County has lost two straight games, including one to... »

Softball: Walnut Grove jumps to No. 1 after 8-0 start

By Robert Naddra

Walnut Grove is one of three new No. 1 teams this week in the latest PrepCountry.com/GACA softball coaches poll. Walnut Grove jumped from No. 4 to No. 1 in Class AAA after an 8-0 start, while previous No. 1 Allatoona dropped  to second and Oconee County dropped from second to third. Also, Greater Atlanta Christian... »

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... »

Softball: No. 1 teams stay on top after region tourneys

By Robert Naddra

All five No. 1 teams in the PrepCountry.com/GACA softball coaches poll remain on top heading into the state tournament. In Class AAAAA, No. 1 Collins Hill beat North Gwinnett in the 7-AAAAA championship, dropping the Bulldogs from second to third. Collins Hulll ousted Etowah in the first round f the state tournament.  Broowwood, which won... »

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... »