Barring appeal, Georgia high schools have been placed in regions for the 2014-16 academic years. In most cases with northwest Georgia athletic programs, the result is less travel and some new rivals.
CHICKAMAUGA, Ga. — There are a few things Brent Raby knows about his 2013-14 Gordon Lee High School wrestling team — and a few he doesn't.
On paper, it was the worst loss of Tyner basketball coach Gerald Harris's six-year coaching career. In the moments after that game, he said his team simply was outplayed, but his Rams knew exactly what happened, and heading into this season they feel they know what it's going to take to ensure that won't happen again.
CHICKAMAUGA, Ga. — Gordon Lee High School has turned into Titlesville and with team championships comes more individual attention.
COLUMBUS, Ga. — For the second consecutive season, the northwest Georgia area came away from the GHSA State Softball Championships with three titles and a runner-up trophy.
COLUMBUS, Ga. — Asked to recall the biggest hit of her high school softball career, Gordon Lee's Jordyn Hamill had no answer.
COLUMBUS, Ga. — Northwest Whitfield and Calhoun played their way into the championship round of the GHSA Softball Championships in Class AAAA and AA, respectively, after late-night wins Friday.
COLUMBUS, Ga. — Calhoun coach Diane Smith admitted her team had "a big case of the nerves" in its opening game of the GHSA Class AA state softball tournament Thursday, but once those nerves were shaken, the second-ranked Lady Yellow Jackets took off.
The last Friday of Tennessee's high school football regular season has numerous coaches changing their postgame rituals.
Storyline: The District 7-AA championship is on the line. Signal can take it with a win while Sequatchie would need to win and Grundy County beat Notre Dame to get it.
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CHICKAMAUGA, Ga. — There was very little artistic about Trion's 17-8 win at Gordon Lee on Friday, but Georgia's oldest continuous high school football rivalry rarely is.
Storyline: This is playoff preparation between two ranked teams in different districts, but the same postseason Class 5A grouping.
CHICKAMAUGA, Ga. — The Gordon Lee softball team rode some strong pitching and advanced to the quarterfinals of the Class A state playoffs with a pair of easy wins over Charlton County on Wednesday, defeating the visitors 8-0 and 19-0.