Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Patch's Gwinnett Football Game of the Week poll includes: South-Shiloh, Archer-Parkview, Dacula-Grayson, North-Meadowcreek, Duluth-Norcross, Mill Creek-P. Ridge
As you already know, every high school football game is a big one in Gwinnett County. But which one is THE game of the week? That's where you come in. Vote in our Gwinnett Football Game of the Week poll below and tell us which game you think we should feature later this week. Last week's winner — Grayson at Parkview — fit the distinction perfectly. Parkview beat former No. 1 Grayson 22-7 in Lilburn. Choose from among the following games: South Gwinnett-Shiloh, Archer-Parkview, Dacula-Grayson, North Gwinnett-Meadowcreek, Duluth-Norcross, and Mill Creek-Peachtree Ridge Vote in our poll, or "write in" your candidate in the comment box below (and don't forget to tell us why). Comments count as votes, too. Voting is open until noon Thursday. …
Saturday, August 11, 2012
Here's a quick list of how you can make sure your sports teams are highlighted on Suwanee Patch.
Saturday, August 11, 2012
If you are a member of a fall sports team, Peachtree Corners Patch wants to hear from you. Whether you're a player, a member of the booster club, a coach or even a vendor, Patch is a place for you. After all, Suwanee high school football teams start play later in August. We are not just a news portal, but more of a community hub for you, your family and your friends. But, we can't do it without your support. Here's how you and your sports team can get the most out of Peachtree Corners Patch: 1. Start a blog about your sports team: Here you can talk about your highs and lows, players that stand out, coaches you love, and more, including what's going on in the sports world outside of Peachtree Corners. Blogs are not subject to the same …
Thursday, November 10, 2011
High School Football Prediction: Hey, why not? Norcross can be tough to beat.
High School Football Prediction Norcross (8-2) at Dacula (7-3) The season began for both of these teams with this same matchup on Aug. 18 (a 35-7 Norcross). That was a long time ago, and things have changed for both teams. The win began a 5-0 start for Norcross, which looked like the team to beat in Region 7-AAAAA until back-to-back losses to North Gwinnett and Peachtree Ridge essentially secured third place for the Blue Devils. Dacula started 0-2, but beat Brookwood in week 3 and finished the season winning six of seven. Norcross, with steady Joseph Wilber at quarterback and a slew of talented offensive players around him, including 1,000-yard rusher Alvin Kamara, has what it takes to win some playoff games. If the Blue Devils can avoid …
Thursday, October 27, 2011
Wolves should get win at Mount Pisgah and Blue Devils have a chance to post one in the win column this week.
Every week, I pick high school football games that are played in Patch coverage areas from Cumming to Stone Mountain. Check out this week's predictions, then let us know how you think your team will fare in the comment box below ... if you dare. Last week’s best picks: King’s Ridge 21, Mount Pisgah 20 (actual score, King’s Ridge 20, Mount Pisgah 14, OT); Tucker 50, Redan 10 (actual score, Tucker 54, Redan 7). Last week’s worst picks: Forsyth Central 28, Creekview 27 (actual score, Creekview 27, Forsyth Central 17); Parkview 21, Brookwood 20 (actual score, Brookwood 23, Parkview 19). Last week's record: 20-2. Overall record: 163-42-1. Are you ready for another round of picks? Wesleyan at Mt. Pisgah: Already locked in as the No. 2 seed from …
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
A look back and a look ahead for Peachtree Corners high school football fans.
High school football is back and now every team in the area has at least one game under its belt. Here’s a brief look at the football action from the weekend in Peachtree Corners Patch: Norcross High School 35, Dacula 7 – The Blue Devils scored twice in the first half and had a two-touchdown lead at halftime, Norcross's quarterback, Joseph Wilber tossed for over 200 yards. Touchdowns came from fullback Tanner Maloof, who scored twice. Wide receiver Anthony Autry and running backs Jordan Dooley and Curtis Whisby each put one touchdown on the board. The Blue Devils had last week off and face Parkview this Friday in Lilburn. Wesleyan 43, Seminole Co. 40 – In a high-scoring game, the Wolves squeeked one out in the final minutes of the game …