HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL
TONIGHT’S SCORES: First round playoffs
- FINAL: Rockmart shuts out South Atlanta, 55-0. Next week: Rockmart will host Bremen.
- FINAL: Chattooga beats Washington, 7-6. Next week: Travel to Rabun Co.
- FINAL: Pepperell falls at Douglass of Atlanta, 34-0.
- FINAL: Coosa loses at Hapeville Charter, 32-10.
- FINAL: Calhoun beats Fannin County, 55-17. Next week: Calhoun will host Lovett.
- FINAL: Cartersville tops Stephens County, 34-7. Next week: Cartersville will host Ridgeland.
- FINAL: Cedartown falls at St. Pius X, 38-6.
- FINAL: Rome beats Jackson (Atlanta), 62-14. Next week: Rome will host Cedar Shoals.
- From Rome Wolves Gameday: Jamious Griffin with 231 yards in first half adds brings his season total to 2,255 yards. He just broke the Rome City record held by Greg Gordon in 1977 East Rome.
- FINAL: Trion over Wilcox County, 20-19. Next week: Travel to Schley Co.
- Darlington has a bye; Next week: Will play Aquinas on Nov. 17.
John McClellan’s high school playoff picks: Rome, Cartersville, Calhoun, Rockmart should advance to next round; rough nights ahead for Pepperell, Coosa, Cedartown, Chattooga, Trion. Darlington has a bye this week. McClellan
Unity Christian School’s Middle School Football Team hosts state championship game on Monday. The Lions will be playing Cherokee Christian School for the state title on Monday, Nov. 12, (weather permitting) at 5:30 p.m. at Grizzard Park. Admission is $8 for adults and $5 for students since it is a GICAA-sanctioned event. Only GICAA Coaches Passes will be accepted.
Rome Middle School will host the 6th and 7th Grade semifinals Saturday at Barron. 6th Grade will play Harrison at 5:30 p.m. followed by 7th Grade playing Creekview at 7:30. p.m. If they win, they will be in GMSAA championship games the next Saturday, Nov. 17 at East Paulding High School.
COLLEGES/football this Saturday.
Berry: At Trinity University, 2 p.m. Schedule
Berry Volleyball earns pair of major awards, puts three on All-Region list. Release. Led by head coach Caitlyn Moriarty’s second-straight American Volleyball Coaches Association Regional Coach of the Year honor and a Regional Freshman of the Year nod for Laura Beier, the Berry College volleyball team placed three total players on the AVCA All-Region list. In addition to freshman libero Laura Beier’s recognition, junior outside hitter Emily Hancock and junior middle blocker Carson VanCampen also earned All-Region honors for the second straight season.
GHC Lady Chargers: The Lady Chargers travel to Andrew College on Saturday, tip-off 2 p.m.
GHC Chargers: The Chargers return to action on Friday at home versus Motlow State, tip-off 8 p.m.
Harbin Clinic Turkey Trot 5K and Health Wobble benefiting United Way of Bartow County is Saturday, Nov. 17. The long-running event adds Harbin Clinic as the title sponsor this year but keeps the same great course encircling Sam Smith Park and also serves as a qualifier for the Peachtree Road Race. Along with the 5K race, which starts at 9 a.m., the event will have a pre-race costume contest and a two-mile health wobble. The wobble is a two-mile, non-timed walk. “Harbin Clinic is excited to become a part of this Cartersville tradition and be able to help put a focus on health and wellness in Bartow County while also supporting the many great things the Bartow County United Way does in the community,” Harbin Clinic CEO Kenna Stock says. Wire2Wire Running will provide timing and results. Registration for the 5K is $25 and $20 for the health wobble, and people can sign up at Active.com. To guarantee T-shirt size, participants need to be registered by Sunday, Nov. 11. Race-day registration for the 5K is $35 and $25 for the wobble. Packet pick up will be on Friday, Nov. 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the lobby of the United Way, 320 W. Cherokee Ave. Register for the Race