COLLEGE PARK - College Park has been in situations before where they've returned home looking for a win following a tough road loss but it wasn't a cakewalk.
McDONOUGH - The Region 4-AAAA football list has released and features numerous Henry and Clayton County athletes.
COLLEGE PARK – The College Park Skyhawks have transferred Brandon Goodwin and Charlie Brown, Jr. to the Atlanta Hawks Wedensday.
COLLEGE PARK - The College Park Skyhawks needed a win Tuesday night and they made a strong case for it against the Greensboro Swarm.
HAMPTON - As the end of Ed Clark's career at Atlanta Motor Speedway begins to approach, the second-longest tenured Speedway Motorsports Incorporated employee reflects on how grateful he's been to be around racing for as long as he has.
After more than four decades of service to the NASCAR industry, including the last 27 years at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Ed Clark will retire following the 2020 Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500.
COLLEGE PARK - The scoring output wasn't the same as Friday night when the College Park Skyhawks took on the Canton Charge but the results were a resounding loss all the same in the 110-100 battle.
COLLEGE PARK – The College Park Skyhawks announced Wednesday that they'll hold a food drive to benefit a local nonprofit program.
COLLEGE PARK - It's been awhile for the College Park Skyhawks but the program finally returned to home and kicked off the first homestand of the season in style but there was plenty to go over before the game Thursday night.
For the first time in her illustrious career, and just the 16th time in program history, Clayton State senior midfielder Manoly Baquerizo (Guayaquil, Ecuador) has been named a Division II Conference Commissioner's Association (D2CCA) All-Southeast Region selection as she earned Second-Team honors.
JONESBORO — The season has come to a close for the teams around Region 4-AAAAAA but the only way to cap off another amazing season was to announce the All-Region teams.
HAMPTON – Infield campers will have the opportunity to go into NASCAR garages during the 2020 Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
HAMPTON – Among the seemingly endless assortment of classic and modern vehicles on display at Summit Racing Equipment Atlanta Motorama, select vehicles are highlighted and celebrated during the massive celebration of anything with a motor.
It took one of the absolute best teams in the country and a third straight postseason overtime to end Clayton State’s incredible run as No. 3 Flagler barely escaped with a 1-0 victory in the 2019 Peach Belt Conference Tournament Championship Game Sunday.
ATLANTA - Hawks Talon GC NBA2K team head coach Wesley Acuff led the program last year as head coach but outside of the regular season for the new expansion team, Acuff talked about the biggest gaming convention in Georgia.
McDONOUGH - The All Region 4-AAAA softball list carried many of the local players this year as Hampton's Skylar Trahan was named the region Pitcher of the Year.
STOCKBRIDGE - The Community Christian Knights won their fourth straight state title with a victory over King's Academy Knights Friday night.
JONESBORO - The historic playoff run for the Morrow Mustangs ended Friday night with a 34-13 loss to Brunswick but they weren't the only team to fall Friday night in Georgia High School state playoff action.
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Hawks and State Farm Arena have partnered with Intel Sports to provide fans with a new way to view the game through immersive media experiences through FOX Sports Southeast as well as digital and social media channels.
JONESBORO - It's been a long six years for the Mount Zion Bulldogs but one key component had always been head coach Kevin "Bull" Jones.
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Sports Council announced the launch of the Atlanta Esports Alliance as a new division committed to bringing major esports and gaming events to metro Atlanta.
McDONOUGH - His first professional season is over, but Dylan Murry didn't forget where he came from when it came down to talking about the past and his future in racing.
Taking on one of the best teams in the region on their home field in inhospitable weather, Clayton State (8-6-2, 5-5-1 PBC) battled to and through overtime before dominating a penalty kick shootout by a 4-1 margin to upset No. 3 Seed UNC Pembroke (14-4-1, 8-3-0 PBC) in a Peach Belt Conference Quarterfinal Tuesday.
JONESBORO — For players, winning games can become almost an afterthought at times, but when it comes to Dwight Calloway, he’s had to overcome a lot to reach 50 career coaching wins.
McDONOUGH - The Georgia High School association notified schools of their pending moves a week ago but now the first glimpse of regions have been revealed.
MORROW - Continuing what has become an impressive tradition, Clayton State Athletics has earned the 22nd CoSIDA Academic All-District selection in the program's history 30 year history.
Riverdale High is heading into the final game of the season with a chance to move up the region standings but they'll have to hope Starr's Mill loses against their foe. The Raiders have a solid defense to get the job done against Griffin as well.
Redshirt-senior midfielder Ryan King becomes the first Laker to be named a United Soccer Coaches (USC) National Player of the Week announced by the organization Tuesday.
McDONOUGH — The Georgia High School Association adjustment in the reclassification plan has been released leaving Henry and Clayton County schools on the move.
JONESBORO — There are numerous athletes coming into the final weeks of the regular season in their sports but one athlete’s lack of interest to next-level programs happens to be at Jonesboro High School.
POWDER SPRINGS — When it comes down to volleyball, errors can often spell disaster and for Yolanda Mays, one error stood out that ultimately led to the Lady Knights losing 3-2 to the Coosa Lady Eagles for the second year in a row.
JONESBORO - The Cardinals scored in each of the four quarters Friday night as Jonesboro remained in the postseason picture with a victory over McIntosh.
This is a very important week for the local program out of Lovejoy. The Wildcats can't afford a loss with M.L. King breathing down their neck.
Heavy and sustained rain throughout the Greater Atlanta area has forced the postponement of Clayton State's women's soccer game against Georgia College originally slated for 6 p.m. today. That game will be made up at 6 p.m. on Monday, November 4.
Clayton State (10-4, 3-1 PBC) men’s soccer will step out of conference for the final time this regular season Wednesday as they host North Greenville (2-12, 2-7 CC) for the first time since 2007.
MORROW — Last week, the Clayton News caught up with numerous uncommitted seniors who didn’t have offers, but Morrow High senior Jadis Dunigan has had some interest come to him over the year.
This is an important week for the two teams set to face off Friday. The postseason window is slowly beginning to close but the Mustangs and the Bulldogs are on the outside looking in and are need of some victories to keep the window open longer.