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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL
Round 3 of GHSA State Football Playoffs:
- Class 4A: Cartersville falls to Woodward Academy, 31-28. From Cartersville High: “Canes lose a close one to a very talented Woodward team. Cartersville finishes the season 12-1. Congratulations to all of our seniors on a fantastic high school career!”
John McClellan picks for the high school playoffs: How did John pick ’em? McClellan
- Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. Next: Georgia at home, noon kickoff, Saturday. TV: Channel 2 (ABC). Jackets
- Georgia Bulldogs. Next: At Georgia Tech, noon Saturday. Pregame coverage begins at 8 a.m. on 95.5 FM. TV: Channel 2. Bulldogs
- SEC Championship: Georgia vs. LSU, Dec. 7 at 4 p.m. at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta. TV: CBS.
- ACC Championship: Clemson vs. Virginia, Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m., Charlotte. TV: ABC
- Virginia snapped losing streak to Virginia Tech on Friday winning 39-30 to clinch their first-ever ACC Coastal Division championship.
HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY
Greater Rome’s top high school cross country runners of the season have been selected and will be recognized when 2019 GoGo Running All-Area Cross Country Banquet is held
Thursday, Dec. 12 at 6 p.m., in the Krannert Ballroom at Berry College.
2019 GoGo Running All-Area Cross Country Team
GIRLS 1st Team
Nora Bailey, Rome; Ashley Morales, Rome; Jessie Schroeder, Model; Kaitlyn Stahl, Rome; Shelby Green, Armuchee; Ashley Hartness, Calhoun; Lucia Loarca, Rome
Anna Gibson, Calhoun; Brisa Lopez, Calhoun; Maggie Hawkins, Darlington; Elizabeth Peyton, Calhoun; Emily Bartleson, Rome; Riley Triplett, Sonoraville; Kate Scott, Darlington; Grace Stanley, Armuchee; Tiffany Creel, Unity; Malorie Bradfield, Rockmart
Girls Middle School Runner of the Year: Marissa Kimple, Armuchee
BOYS 1st Team
Patrick Motes, Rome; Felipe Barrios, Calhoun; Simon Schabort, Model; Jordan Hellier, Model; Trace Harris, Rome; Gary Jones, Rome; Ryan Glass, Rome
Avery Wright, Rome; Christian Weatherby, Pepperell; Josh Martinez, Coosa; Joey Kowalczewski, Gordon Central; Tom Vincent, Pepperell; John-Prosser Deaton, Darlington; Davis Yeargen, Armuchee; Duncan Blankenship, Model; Dawson Brown, Trion; Tucker Wright, Rome
Boys Middle School Runner of the Year: Ben Owens, St. Mary’s
In addition to the honors the All-Area Boys and Girls teams will receive at the banquet, the Boys and Girls Runners of the Year and Coaches of the Year will be announced. Guest speaker will be Dr. David Herren, a former standout at Rome High and Georgia Tech.
ATLANTA FALCONS: Next: Dec. 8 vs. Carolina, 1 p.m. TV: Fox. Radio: 92.9 FM. Falcons
- Rome Braves’ 2020 season schedule; open at home with seven-game stretch on April 9. 2020
- Pictures: Mills Fitzner’s photos from 2008-18, archive / Click here to see the 2019 season’s galleries.