What does it take to start a program? Former Lumpkin County and Dacula coach Tommy Jones, with the help of a couple good friends, begins the process alongside his staff this week as the Cherokee Bluff Bears take to the field for the first time.
Bryan Gray couldn't tell you a single season record or final score from any game during his 11 seasons with East Hall football, but after announcing his retirement from coaching on Wednesday Gray pointed to one crystal clear development.
Walt Snelling was woven into the very fabric of Gainesville High athletics, as much a part of Big Red as The Rock, City Park or any number of the illustrious athletes and committed coaches to have graced the playing field.
The 2018 high school football season may still be months away, but fans can already start plotting road trips and talking rivalry showdowns and marquee match-ups with the release of the full schedule this week by the GHSA.