Monday, December 17, 2012
Read about the Class AAAAAA title win in a game breakdown from Norcross High's assistant football coach.
Monday, December 17, 2012
The following is a recap of the football game, written by Norcross High assistant football coach Corey Richardson. Last Saturday night, your Norcross Blue Devils (15-0, 8-0 Region) capped off a very special season by beating the Lovejoy Wildcats 21-14. Offense Alvin Kamara - 34 Rushes for 144 Yards (1 Touchdown) and 3 Catches for 68 Yards (1 Touchdown) Joseph Wilber - 7 for 14 Passing for 101 Yards (2 Touchdown Passes) Myles Autry - 2 Catches for 21 Yards (1 Touchdown) Clinton Lynch - 2 Catches for 39 Yards Horatio Walker, Ryan Northrup, Caleb Crum - Outstanding Blocking All Season Blake Wood, Trenton Jenkins, Joseph Ledford - Outstanding Blocking Season Defense Jaquan Frazier - 17 Total Tackles, 3 Tackles Behind the Line, 1 Hurry, 1 …
Sunday, December 16, 2012
It's the first for Norcross High School which has been playing football since 1957.
Talk about a nail biter! Blue Devil fans who attended the state championship game Saturday night between Norcross and Lovejoy were sitting on the edges of their seats most of the night waiting. It wasn't until the fourth quarter that team showed it knew how to dig deep to win. Two big touchdowns in the fourth quarter sealed the deal and Norcross fans supported them with cheering and ringing cowbells from the stands. Coach Keith Maloof's team can, at long last, claim the title of No. 1 in the state. The Blue Devils met Lovejoy for the finals with a 14-0 record, but the first three quarters it looked as though they may had met their match. Norcross trailed in the third quarter 14-3 and it seemed Lovejoy had all the momentum. Then the team …
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Saturday's game at the Georgia Dome are on sale for a limited time this week.
The Norcross High School football team (14-0) is headed to the Georgia Dome on Saturday to take on Lovejoy High School (13-1) for the state championship. Tickets are available for $18.00 (cash only) at the school's main office or you can purchase them through Ticketmaster or at the gate for $20.00. To purchase tickets at the school: Directions and parking to the Georgia Dome: A map of the Georgia Dome campus is included. Click on the PDF icon to view and print. Game Time: 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012 On TV: The championship game will be televised on Georgia Public Broadcasting. Online simulcast coverage will be available on GPB.org/sports and GHSA.tv. On the radio: Coverage of the state championship games will be carried in the …