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Saturday June 19th, 2021 4:38PM

Game On

EXTRA POINTS: QB1 is now QB2, and more observations from the week in sports
I tweeted out Saturday night that Jacob Eason would not start for Georgia again this season. Twitter's 140 characters don't allow for a lot of explanation, so I need to clear a few things up in the aftermath of saying that Eason shouldn’t or won’t start again this season.
4:02PM ( 3 years ago )
Athlete of the Week: East Hall banked on Macy during win streak
With three wins during the week of Sept. 11, East Hall sophomore pitcher Macy Banks kept her team's winning streak alive at seven straight and helped the Vikings pad their Region 7-AAA lead. For her efforts, Banks is the AccessWDUN Athlete of the Week presented by Coca-Cola United.
6:13AM ( 3 years ago )
Extra Points: Georgia, Falcons look dominant and no, Brian Snitker should not be fired
From prep to the pros Extra Points will bring you reactions to sports biggest local and regional stories on a weekly basis.
5:38PM ( 3 years ago )
Athlete of the Week: Whitfield dominant in big region wins for Stephens Co.
Stephens County junior pitcher Emma Whitfield earned two wins the week of Sept. 4 that put her team into a tie atop the Region 8-AAAA standings. For her efforts, which included two shutouts and 22 strikeouts combined in two games, Whitfield's been named the AccessWDUN Athlete of the Week presented by Coca-Cola United.
5:06PM ( 3 years ago )
FROM DOWNTOWN: Told you, Deshaun Watson is an NFL starter
If you’ve ever watched sports with friends, or strangers for that matter, you’ve seen this scene play out: a nudge of a neighbor’s arm followed by a grin or head nod, but most definitely a point to a television screen, and the words, “told you.”
7:16AM ( 3 years ago )
10 Questions with East Hall senior softball player Steffanie Redmon
Aside from some eye-popping stats as a senior softball player for the Vikings, Steffanie Redmon has a most-interesting answer to what super power she'd like to have and watches, at least in the context of today's television, some old-school shows. Check out the latest installment of 10 Questions to find out more about the Brenau commit and East Hall standout.
6:20PM ( 3 years ago )
The Timex: Hunter Atkinson's past has him perfectly prepared for the present
Former West Hall star tight end Hunter Atkinson went from being a once-promising prospect at the University of Georgia, to being out of the game. Thursday night, he'll begin his second year as a starting offensive lineman for Georgia State when the Panthers host Tennessee State. Going from boy to man, revered to ridiculed, tight end to offensive lineman wasn't easy, but with every lick, Atkinson managed to keep on ticking.
12:10PM ( 3 years ago )
10 Questions with Flowery Branch volleyball coach Bryan Mavis
Among the nuggets of knowledge to be gained by watching 10 Questions with Bryan Mavis: What's the girliest thing Mavis has done with his two young daughters? How does he feel about pineapple on pizza? What is the former army brat's (his words) favorite childhood memory?
6:18AM ( 3 years ago )
FROM DOWNTOWN: I've got chills, they're multiplying, because high school football is here
From the time I was a little girl to now, my 38th year, when high school football season starts I have a visceral reaction that is a byproduct of happy memories and exhilarating anticipation, neither of which has quelled over time.
10:10AM ( 3 years ago )
10 Questions with North Hall senior volleyball player Lily Paschall
Katie B. took a right on Mt. Vernon Rd. Thursday and spent some time at North Hall High School to learn a thing or two about setter extraordinaire Lily Paschall, including what she finds most annoying (and, no, random questions weren't the answer).
7:08PM ( 3 years ago )