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Jonesboro wins Class AAAA basketball title
Before his team took to the court at the Macon Coliseum on Thursday night, Jonesboro High boy’s basketball coach Dan Maehlman made one finally plea.
There was one other state championship trophy in Jonesboro High’s trophy case.
Jonesboro defeats Columbia for Class AAAA title
Junior Tracy Hector scored a game-high 19 points to lead Jonesboro to the Class AAAA title on Thursday with a 56-51 win against Columbia at the Macon Coliseum.
It has been a week of receiving accolades for Clayton State forward Shacamra Jackson.
Coming into the season, Lakiah Sims knew she had to step up her game because Drew had a young team.
There is no question that there are some good basketball players and teams in the Clayton County.
The Clayton News Daily announces its all-county team.
Clayton State coach Dennis Cox says it was either his stubbornness or the belief that he had in his team that prompt him to keep pushing them to master his defensive philosophy.
It is a process that Forest Park principal Derrick Manning hates to go through, but it seems it has become customary at the school.
Michael Sam, who was the Southeastern Conference defense player of the year while playing for Missouri last season, could become the first openly gay player in the NFL.
Region tournaments offer teams chance at redemption
Coaches and players have always looked at region tournaments as a second chance on the season.
There is no question that Dennis Cox is having a disguished coaching career as the Clayton State women’s coach.
The will of the amateur athlete never ceases to amaze me.
Russia's Winter Olympics got underway on Friday with a grandiose opening ceremony watched by President Vladimir Putin, who will be keen to calm fears of militant attacks and move on from a row over gay rights that has marred the buildup to the Games.
Jakyrio Williams woke up on National Signing Day on Wednesday all set to sign a scholarship with West Georgia Technical College.
Five observations from National Division Signing Day
The letters of intent have been signed, and the endless calls from college coaches and recruiting analysts have stopped.
MORROW — Are the Clayton State men’s and women’s basketball teams starting to peak at the right time?
Kevin Jones is coming back to coach in the county he calls home. And he’ll still be a Bulldog.
Program has first two major college signees
It has been a season of firsts for the Mundy’s Mill football program, and Wednesday’s National Signing Day added to the historical season.
Greg Taylor walked into the Riverdale media center on Wednesday morning with every intention of signing a letter-of-intent with Paine College in Augusta.
National Signing Day
Proximity wasn’t a big factor for most senior football prospects when they decided to sign their letter-of-intent on National Signing Day on Wednesday.
It was pretty much business as usual at Lovejoy on National Signing Day.
On Wednesday’s National Signing Day, about 30 football players from Clayton County made their college decision official by signing their scholarship offers.