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In case you missed it, the Southside Classic between the Riverdale Raiders and the North Clayton Eagles has been moved to Thursday at 7 p.m. at Tara Stadium.

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CO-GAME OF THE WEEK: Mundy’s Mill vs Lovejoy

Both Lovejoy and Mundy’s Mill will kick their seasons off tomorrow night at 7:30 p.m. at Twelve Oaks Stadium. Last season, the Wildcats scored 35 points in the first half and eventually topped the Tigers 47-14.

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Sutton named to preseason All-SEC team

Former Jonesboro standout Cameron Sutton continues to rack up the preseason accolades before the season begins next weekend.

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Mundy’s Mill tops Lovejoy in softball county championship

Every year, Clayton County holds its annual county softball championship. Over the weekend, Mundy’s Mill topped Lovejoy 8-1 to repeat as county champions.

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PREP SCHEDULE: All Clayton football teams in action this week

This week, every football team in the county will be in action. North Clayton and Riverdale kick the week off Thursday night, while Mundy’s Mill and Lovejoy face off Friday night.

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JONESBORO 31 - MOUNT ZION 6: Zerrick Cooper throws four touchdowns in first game back from ACL surgery

Cooper throws four touchdowns in first game back from ACL surgery

In the first game of the 2015 Clayton County football regular season, it was the Jonesboro Cardinals topping the Mount Zion Bulldogs 31-6 at Tara Stadium.

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Jonesboro’s M.J. Walker adjusting to life as a top basketball recruit

Basketball standout adjusting to life as a top recruit

Walker’s summer will culminate this weekend when he journeys to Brooklyn for the Under Armour Elite 24. ESPNU will televise the event, which will feature more than 20 elite college basketball recruits.

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Southside Classic between Riverdale and North Clayton moved due to delays in Southern Crescent renovations

Due to construction issues at Southern Crescent Stadium, the game will be moved from Friday, Aug. 28, to Thursday, Aug. 27, at 7 p.m at Tara Stadium.

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STRICKLAND: Cooper’s comeback everything that’s right in sports

But what I do know is this: Whatever Zerrick Cooper ends up doing in his life, he’ll succeed. Jonesboro and Clayton County as a whole should be proud of this young man for what he’s overcome and the positive attention he’s bringing to the community.

Local schools will suit up for prostate cancer awareness next month

For the week of September 21st through September 25th, all 421 Georgia high school football teams will have blue ribbon decals on their helmets. All coaches will be wearing blue wristbands and referees will be throwing blue penalty flags. Blue ribbons will be stenciled on the playing fields and public service announcements will be made during halftime.

Dynamite Sports bringing free seminar to Riverdale High School

Dynamite Sports is holding a free seminar tonight at 7:30 p.m. in the Riverdale High School media center. The title of the presentation is “Guiding the College Bound Athlete.”

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Clayton State soccer players honored on all-conference preseason teams

Here are the latest news and notes from the athletic department at Clayton State University.

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Namesake Mercedes-Benz unveils new renderings of Atlanta's future NFL, MLS stadium | PHOTOS

AMB Sports & Entertainment announced Monday the expected news that Mercedes-Benz USA will be the naming partner of the new Atlanta stadium, which is now officially called Mercedes-Benz Stadium

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GAME OF THE WEEK PREVIEW: Jonesboro vs. Mount Zion

The wait is over, Clayton County. Football is back in action tomorrow night as the Jonesboro Cardinals and the Mount Zion Bulldogs square off in the “Backyard Brawl” at 7:30 p.m. at Tara Stadium.

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Leroy Foster of Morrow wins the annual crying towel

Each year, Clayton County High School football coaches gather to convince the judges on how bad their teams will in the season ahead. The “winner” receives the crying towel.