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Jay Poag is in year three as the head football coach at Christian Heritage School. After being forced to play a multitude of underclassmen over the past two seasons, Poag sees several reasons why this year could be the breakout year the Lions have been looking for since its last winning seas…

CHATSWORTH — Making a major impact as a freshman is tough for most high school football players. But North Murray running back D'Ante Tidwell broke in 2017 for the Mountaineers as a freshman, rushing for 746 yards on 96 carries with 12 touchdowns. He provided a change of pace for a North Mur…

CHATSWORTH — After two successful seasons in which the North Murray High School football team has reached numerous milestone achievements, third-year coach Preston Poag is imploring his team to not get complacent. The first postseason appearance and victory were worth of recognition, but he …

VARNELL — There are times in life when it isn’t the person who yells the loudest who ends up being the most influential. Actions matter, and how an individual carries themselves daily can often speak louder than any words they could muster.

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COHUTTA — As I settle into the comfortable chair here on the front porch of my palatial estate in the suburbs of Cohutta, I think back and contemplate how it seems like it was only yesterday when the high school football season ended.

Leading up to the start of the college football season, The Red & Black will preview each of the 13 teams Georgia plays alongside in the Southeastern Conference. Today, The Red & Black takes a look at the Arkansas Razorbacks.

Leading up to the start of the college football season, The Red & Black will preview each of the 13 teams Georgia plays alongside in the Southeastern Conference. Today, The Red & Black takes a look at the Vanderbilt Commodores.

CUMBERLAND — There are always unsung heroes on a team. A player or two come out of nowhere to make plays and keep the team afloat when times get tough.

CHATSWORTH — The Murray County High School girls softball team was able to keep it close with Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe through six innings, but a seven-run seventh inning blew the game wide open and LFO won convincingly 14-2 Monday night.

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Georgia transfer wide receiver Demetris Robertson is eligible to play for the Bulldogs in 2018 after receiving a waiver from the NCAA, Georgia announced Friday.

• North Murray 21, Shaw 0: North Murray scored 21 runs in the bottom of the first inning and the game was called after three, as the Lady Mountaineers won the first game of two Friday night at the Callaway High School Tournament in LaGrange. With the win, North Murray moved to 3-0 on the season.

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• North Murray 4, Adairsville 0: McKinley Fields' two-run home run followed by Alivia Rymer's RBI double put North Murray ahead 3-0 in the first inning and Talli Burgess was dominant for the second game in a row as Murray County moved to 2-0 (2-0, Region 6-3A) on the season. Playing in a lig…

When he was asked about what allowed Georgia junior defensive lineman Tyler Clark to play so well down the stretch last season, junior defensive lineman Julian Rochester snapped his fingers twice.

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In both teams' season-opening game, it was visiting Coahulla Creek High School that came away with a convincing 11-1 victory in five innings against Southeast Whitfield on Monday night.

The Georgia football team held an open practice at Fan Day for its second practice of the season at Sanford Stadium on Saturday. Here are some observations made by The Red & Black.

Georgia's football facility upgrade has not peaked, but another milestone development is enjoying brand-spanking-new status as the Bulldogs are on a move-to-the-head-of-the-class mission to complement elevated recruiting successes which should bode well for the Red and Black's future.

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Dalton State College announced Monday night that head basketball coach Tony Ingle is retiring effective Wednesday.

Each week, the Red & Black's sports desk will break down Georgia football's position groups. This week is a deep dive of the linebacker position.

The Red & Black will take a deeper look into some of the plays that shaped the 2017-18 Georgia football season by discussing one play during the summer. These plays were impactful in the moment, but their importance can be seen in its entirety now that the season has long been over and a…

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The Red & Black will take a deeper look into some of the plays that shaped the 2017-18 Georgia football season by discussing one play on each week during the summer. These plays were impactful in the moment, but their importance can be seen in its entirety now that the season has long be…