HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS
- John McClellan’s high school championship picks: Rome by 3 over Buford; Cartersville by 11 over Thomson. McClellan
- 5A State Championship: Rome vs. Buford, Friday (Dec. 9) at 4:30 p.m., Georgia Dome. 5A Bracket
- Ticket information: Adult championship tickets will be on sale at Barron Stadium from noon-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday. $18 each. All seats are general admission. Student will be sold during lunch today. Tickets at The Dome will cost $20.
- A community pep rally is in the planning stages for Thursday.
- Rome will be designated as the visiting team and wear white jerseys in the championship game.
- A student bus to the game is being organized; $25 includes ticket and lunch.
- Spirit shirts on sale Monday-Thursday during lunch. Cost: $15.
- The game will be televised live on Georgia Public Broadcasting (GPB) at 4:30 p.m..
- 4A State Championship: Cartersville vs. Thomson, Saturday (Dec. 10) at 4:30 p.m., Georgia Dome. 4A Bracket
- The game will be televised live on Georgia Public Broadcasting (GPB) at 4:30 p.m.
- Georgia High School Football Daily: A look back at Friday’s semifinals plus the 7-AA all-region teams. Monday
Offensive player of the year: QB Isaac Foster, Chattooga, Sr.Defensive player of the year: LB Kyler Eldridge, Model, Sr.
- Berry Vikings basketball: Men: Dec. 11 vs. Piedmont, 3 p.m. Women: Dec. 10 vs. N.C. Wesleyan at 6 p.m.
- Shorter Hawks basketball: Men: Dec. 10 vs. Faith College, 5 p.m. Women: Dec. 15 vs. Delta State, 6 p.m.
- Georgia Tech: Headed to Jacksonville to play Kentucky on Dec. 31, 11 a.m.
- UGA vs. TCU in the Liberty Bowl in Memphis, noon Friday, Dec. 30.
- College football playoffs: Washington vs. Alabama, Ohio State vs. Clemson on Dec. 31 in football semi-finals. Plus: Final AP Top 25. Colleges
- Georgia Northwestern Technical College sports updates.
- Georgia Highlands sports reports. Chargers. GHC returns to action on Tuesdayat home versus Lawson State, tip off 5:30 p.m. followed by the men at 7:30 p.m.
- Atlanta Falcons: Chiefs edge Falcons, 29-28. Next up: At L.A. Rams, 4:35 p.m. Dec. 11, Fox.
- Atlanta Hawks: Latest updates on Atlanta’s NBA team.
- Rome Braves’ home opener April 13. Schedule