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Two undefeated teams advance to title game

Two undefeated teams slugged their way into the first state championship game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Take Our PollNo. 1 Rome, the defending state champion, easily dispatched No. 400 more words


Semifinal showdown: Old guard and new faces

The Class AAAAA semifinals offer two interesting options.

Take Our PollOn one side you’ve got a rematch of last year’s state championship game, much to no one’s surprise. 640 more words


Ready for Rome-Buford rematch? How about Carver vs. Warner Robins?

Three of the top four teams in Class AAAAA have advanced to the Final Four, with Carver producing the only upset of the night.

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Quarterfinal preview: Only contenders need apply

The luck of the draw have created some incredible third-round matches for the Class AAAAA playoffs. There’s not a rotten game among the four quarterfinal matches, which features six region champions and seven ranked teams – including the top five — among the eight remaining contenders. 802 more words


The Giants keep rolling ... No second-round upsets

The no-upset trend continued through the second round of the playoffs, with seven of the remaining eight teams all ranked among the top 10. Six of the teams still standing won their region championship and the other two were runner-up. 715 more words


Quarterfinal previews: No. 1 Rome aims to get focused

Yes, Rome coach John Reid would like nothing more than to see his team get back in the state championship game. But — he has reminded everyone associated with the program – that can’t happen this week. 863 more words


Gettysburg, Part 2

My forebears were – and I remain – Confederate sympathizers.  But in recent years I’ve come to realize that the world has become a better place courtesy of the Union’s victory.  662 more words