High School Football
Tigers earn standout win over South Cobb
The Douglas County High School football team continued its strong campaign with a 40-30 road victory over South Cobb at Clay Stadium in Austell. It was the Tigers’ third win of the season which mat...
October 15, 2014 12:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Previously unbeaten Cougars lose to Allatoona
In a battle between two previously unbeaten squads, Alexander dropped its first game of the season last Friday, 62-21 to Allatoona. Alexander (4-1, 3-1) took a 7-0 lead early in the first quarter w...
October 08, 2014 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week: Tabashi Thomas, New Manchester
With three wins in its first four games this season, the New Manchester football team has gotten off to a strong start, placing itself in contention to make the postseason for the first time in pro...
October 08, 2014 11:07 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Christian schools find place in football landscape
When many think of prep football in Douglas County, first thoughts usually turn to public high schools. However, the county is also home to several private schools that field football squads, inclu...
October 01, 2014 11:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Manchester football has perfect start to season
In its third season of varsity football, New Manchester has started its 2014 campaign on a positive path, winning its first three contests. Two of the Jaguars’ victories have come in Region 5-AAAAA...
September 24, 2014 10:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas Co. earns first win of season
On a rainy Friday night, the Douglas County High School football team earned its first win of the 2014 season with a resounding 35-9 road victory over Kennesaw Mountain at the Cobb Energy/Mustang S...
September 17, 2014 01:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week: Antonio Golden, Paulding County
Paulding County High School junior wide receiver Antonio Golden has had a strong start to his 2014 campaign for the Patriots. In the season-opener against Pepperell on Aug. 29, Golden’s 156 receivi...
September 17, 2014 01:22 PM | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cougars, Jags win; Lions gain first victory since ‘12
Lithia Springs’ historic 27-7 victory over Chapel Hill highlighted an active Friday evening for Douglas County football programs on Sept. 5. Coming into its contest against Chapel Hill (0-2, 0-1), ...
September 10, 2014 11:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas teams’ results mixed as season begins
As the calendar enters September and the fall season nears, Douglas County public high school programs have begun their regular seasons in football. New Manchester (1-0) opened the season on Aug. 2...
September 03, 2014 11:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas County Football Preview: BACK ON THE FIELD
Welcome to another season of high school football here in Douglas County. We’re mere days away from hundreds of young men putting on shoulder pads, strapping on helmets and competing for supremacy ...
August 20, 2014 11:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alexander Football Preview: Cougars preparing for new season, region foes
Coming off its most successful season in nearly 20 years by winning eight games in 2013, the Alexander football team spent this offseason in intense preparations for a repeat performance this year....
August 20, 2014 11:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chapel Hill Football Preview: Panthers have new coach, seek playoff return
New Chapel Hill football head coach and Douglasville resident Justin DeShon has acclimated himself to the Panthers’ program by leading the summer workouts for a squad that seeks a return to the pos...
August 20, 2014 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas County High School Football Preview: Tigers seeking to rebound from 2013
Despite finishing last year’s campaign with three wins, the Douglas County High School football team was still in contention for a postseason berth heading into the final week of the regular season...
August 20, 2014 11:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lithia Springs Football Preview: Lions begin rebuilding with new coach
The Lithia Springs football team struggled throughout the 2013 season, going winless in 10 contests.  The school proceeded to hire former Lovejoy offensive coordinator Craig Chatman as the new head...
August 20, 2014 11:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Manchester Football Preview: Jaguars seek first postseason
New Manchester enters its third year of varsity football coming off its most successful campaign in the program’s short history. The Jaguars won six contests and placed fifth in their region, which...
August 20, 2014 10:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lithia Springs football begins rebuilding process
The Lithia Springs football team struggled throughout the 2013 season, going winless in 10 contests. The school proceeded to hire former Lovejoy offensive coordinator Craig Chatman as the new head ...
August 13, 2014 10:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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