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North Clayton defensive back chooses Georgia Southern

North Clayton senior defensive back Kindle Vildor didn’t have the customary recruiting experience.

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Jonesboro’s Jeffrey Taylor to play football at Colorado State

Jonesboro offensive lineman Jeffrey Taylor committed to Colorado State while visiting head coach Mike Bobo’s program this weekend

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Atlanta Boom brings advanced volleyball training to Mundy’s Mill

Coach Vickie Mangram at Mundy’s Mill High School doesn’t pretend to know every little detail of teaching volleyball. So Mangram, along with assistant coach Marc Dye, decided to bring in Atlanta Boom and Del Hughes for some advanced one-on-one tutelage.

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Mount Zion’s safety duo leading an underrated secondary

Mount Zion’s safety duo leading an underrated secondary

Senior Timotheus Slade and junior Lenox Copeland have the Bulldogs defense heading in the right direction. By complementing each other’s style, the two have formed one of the top safety combinations in Clayton County.

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Jonesboro’s Kali James chooses Campbell University

After years of hard work and dedication, Jonesboro’s Kali James has committed to Campbell University in North Carolina.

Clayton State’s Hank Kim to remain as men’s head golf coach

Clayton State University announced that Hank Kim will take over as head coach of the men’s golf program after a successful campaign as the interim last season.

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Jonesboro’s Mahogany Hall chooses Lynn University

Former Jonesboro basketball player Mahogany Hall signed her letter of intent to continue her career at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Fla. next season.

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Golden Bite mouthpiece making waves among young football players

While most of those innovations cost substantial amounts of money, local football players can improve their play on the field with the Golden Bite mouthpiece.

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County pride on full display at Clayton County Football Media Day

Clayton County Public Schools and Director of Athletics Kevin May held Clayton County Football Media Day this week at Drew High School.

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Local rebuilding football programs ready to rebound behind stellar football coaches

But all that disappointment is on the verge of changing with the tireless efforts of three top-tier football coaches in Leroy Foster, Kevin “Bull” Jones, Reginald Austin and James Soza.

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In year two, Mount Zion head coach Kevin Jones is trying to establish a winning culture

In year two, coach Kevin Jones and the Bulldogs are trying to establish a winning culture

Catchy sports lingo often carries little weight, but that’s not the case here. Jones is in the midst of reigniting a program that hasn’t had much to cheer for over the last few years.

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Jamaica stuns United States in CONCACAF Gold Cup semis at Georgia Dome | PHOTOS

For all but five minutes Wednesday night, the United States outplayed its opponent Jamaica during the CONCACAF Gold Cup Semifinals in the Georgia Dome.

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Football is so close, yet so far

I believe a famous rock-and-roll singer once said “The waiting is the hardest part.”

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United States expects a tough challenge from Jamaica in the Gold Cup semifinals in the Georgia Dome

ATLANTA — When asked about his experiences in Atlanta during a press conference Tuesday at the Georgia Dome, United States Men’s National Team coach Jurgen Klinsmann joked that he’s only ever been to Hartsfield-Jackson Airport for connecting flights.

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Harlem Globetrotters Corporate offices moving from Phoenix to Atlanta

ATLANTA — Herschend Enterprises which purchased the World Famous Harlem Globetrotters in October 2013, announced it will relocate the team’s corporate headquarters from Phoenix to metro Atlanta.

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