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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.
Athletes can start signing scholarships today
The scene will be played out across the state and nation today.
There were no team championship that emerged from the recent traditional area championships, but 30 wrestler that earned a berth into this weekend’s state Sectional matches.
School AD McAloose takes job in Florida
After overseeing the Clayton State athletic program for little over a year, Carl McAloose has stepped down to take a similar position at a school in Florida.
It seemed easy for Shacamra Jackson to point to the two keys to Clayton State’s latest success.
When Charles Shederick’s 3-pointer from the left baseline went through the net on Saturday, it served as a reminder that Clayton State could play with the best teams in the Peach Belt Conference.
The hype is over, now it’s time for Seattle and Denver to settle who is the best team in the NFL.
Three Jonesboro players scored in double figures to lead the Cardinals to a 63-38 win over rival North Clayton in a key Region 4-AAAA, Div. B contest on Saturday evening.
It might not be the ideal conditions going into their area traditional wrestling championships, but coaches aren’t complaining about something that is totally out of their control.
MORROW — It hasn’t always been a smooth road this season for the Clayton State women’s basketball team as the Lakers have had to replace several key players.
Could Jonesboro and North Clayton have saved the best for last?
Many senior prospects still making up mind about college decision
As the last recruiting weekend wraps up in a few days, it has become crunch time for several area athletes as they start to make their college decision.
A few weeks ago, Lovejoy’s Randy Anyanwu had his college choice made.
This is the tournament that area wrestlers have prepared for all season.
When Clayton State first-year coach Paul Harrison looks over the season so far, he says there is just as much reason to be encourage as there is to be discourage.
What might seem like a inconvenience for some players, has served as a motivational point for Charles Shedrick in his final season at Clayton State.