Tucker, Stephenson Split Region 4-6A Basketball Openers

By Staff Reports TUCKER- Tucker and Stephenson jumped right into Region 4-6A action in the first week of the high school basketball season earning a split at Tucker on Tuesday night. The No. 8 Tucker Tigers defended the home floor rolling to an 88-45 region victory over the Jaguars to start the season 2-0 overall…

Cedar Grove Rolls Past Hart County 49-0 to Advance to Class 3A Sweet 16

By Staff Report DECATUR-Austin Smith and Robert Jones both scored two touchdowns as the No. 2 ranked Cedar Grove Saints cruised to a 49-0 Class 3A first-round victory over the Hart County Bulldogs on Friday at Avondale Stadium. Cedar Grove (10-1) wasted little time in scoring taking just three plays after the opening kickoff to…

Seven DeKalb Teams Begin Road to the Benz this Weekend

By Staff Report DEKALB-The Georgia High School State Playoffs get underway this week with seven DeKalb teams preparing for first-round contests in their respective classifications. Coach Jermaine Smith’s No. 2 ranked and two-time Region 5-3A champs Cedar Grove Saints (9-1) open by hosting Region 8 No. 4 seed Hart County (4-6) on Friday at Avondale…

Stephenson Breaks Losing Streak to Tucker with 30-24 Victory

By Staff Report CLARKSTON- A 30-24 win over the Tucker Tigers on Friday night at Hallford Stadium gave the Stephenson Jaguars their first region title since 2015 and broke a three-game losing streak to Tigers in the Region 4-6A title game. After a fumble return by the Tigers gave Tucker (7-3, 7-1) a 7-0 lead…

Stephenson, Tucker Clash for Region 4-6A Title on Friday

By Staff Report CLARKSTON- A Class 5A Top 10 confrontation for the Region 4-6A title is set for Hallford Stadium on Friday night at 7:30 as the No. 8 ranked Stephenson Jaguars host the No. 3 ranked Tucker Tigers. Both the Jaguars (8-1) and the Tigers (7-2) come into the regular season finale undefeated at…

Southwest DeKalb Nips Arabia Mountain 20-19 for Region 5-5A Crown

By Staff Report DEKALB- The No. 9 ranked Southwest DeKalb Panthers remained undefeated as a fourth-down pass from Rion White to Aquil Muhammad with 1:25 to play rallied the Panthers past two-time Region 5-5A champions Arabia Mountain Rams to a 20-19 win. Trailing 19-13 with just over two minutes to play, the Panthers (9-0, 4-0)…

Seventeen DCSD Cross Country Teams Qualify for State Meets

By Staff Report DeKalb County School District picked up four team region titles, six runners-up finish while qualifying 17 teams for the state meets set for November 2-3 at Carrollton. Tucker boys (4-6A), Clarkston boys (5-5A), Chamblee girls (5-5A) and Druid Hills girls (4-4A) all claimed region championships while Martin Luther King Jr. boys and…

No. 9 SW DeKalb and Arabia Mountain Lock Up for 5-5A Leader Role

By Staff Reports CLARKSTON- James R. Hallford Stadium in Clarkston plays host to a key Region 5-5A matchup as the Arabia Mountain Rams entertain the No. 9 ranked Southwest DeKalb Panthers in a battle of undefeated region teams on Friday at 7:30 pm. Arabia Mountain (5-3, 3-0) has won three second of the four previous…

Chamblee Sweeps Decatur 3-0 in Close Sweet 16 State Playoff Match

By Staff Report CHAMBLEE- A 41st win on the season did not come easy as the No. 2 ranked Chamblee Lady Bulldogs pulled out a nail-biting 3-0 Class 5A Sweet 16 playoff match over the Decatur Lady Bulldogs at Chamblee on Tuesday night. It was the third meeting this season for the two Bulldog teams…