Newton players rush the court to celebrate coming from behind to beat McEachern 65-57 in a GHSA basketball semifinal game at the Buford City Arena on Saturday, March 3, 2018, in Buford. Curtis Comptonfirstname.lastname@example.org
Basketball teams around Georgia have earned state championships this weekend.
Photo-journalist Jason Getz is on hand at some of Saturday’s games.
Click through the gallery above to see his photos.
Georgia Tech players are well aware of the shots that they and their coaches are taking on social media. “I know one thing that we can’t do,” linebacker Victor Alexander said. “We can’t beat each other up, because, shoot, we’re leaving that to social media right now. It’s our fans and the rest of the world...
ATHENS — Jeremy Pruitt has a pretty good idea of what Georgia football is all about, having coached alongside Kirby Smart
at Alabama and served as the Bulldogs defensive coordinator in 2014 and 2015. Pruitt, in his first season as Tennessee’s head coach, had lots of positive things to say about Georgia at his Monday press
ATHENS — Georgia senior linebacker Juwan Taylor says he’ll never forget it. The last time Tennessee played between the hedges, Alpharetta product Josh Dobbs connected on a 43-yard Hail Mary with Jauan
Jennings to give the Vols
a come-from-behind 34-31 win over Georgia. “You never forget that,” Taylor...
ATHENS — Georgia football returned to the practice field on Monday with three of the five starters who didn’t finish Saturday’s
game back in action. Sophomore left tackle Andrew Thomas [ankle], freshman cornerback Tyson Campbell [shoulder] and sophomore inside linebacker
Monty Rice [knee] were all taking reps...
D. Orlando Ledbetter, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Another game, another Falcons’ defensive starter is out for the season. Free safety Ricardo Allen suffered a torn Achilles tendon in overtime of the 43-37 loss to the Saints Sunday and was ruled out for the season on Monday. He will be placed on injured reserve. The Falcons were already playing without strong safety Keanu Neal (knee surgery)...