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2018

DECEMBER 31 – Banks & Lumpkin girls, Jefferson boys all Christmas Tournament champs

DECEMBER 27 – Players of the Week: Cronic, Chism, Cleveland & Vaughan

DECEMBER 22 – Habersham Raiders net a pair of all-state players

DECEMBER 21 – The Tigers are stacked, and are only getting better [VIDEO]

DECEMBER 20 – A Winning Tradition: Lady Tigers seek seventh straight playoff trip [VIDEO]

DECEMBER 20 – Rabun’s Braxton Hicks/Gunner Stockton voted Play of the Year for 2018

DECEMBER 20 – College Spotlight: Jefferson alum Abbie Franklin’s endless motor leads UNG

DECEMBER 19 – Cannon, Burruss, Drake & Pulley tabbed Players of the Week

DECEMBER 19 – Rabun, Dawson & Commerce all have multiple All-State players

DECEMBER 17 – Football All-Region teams

DECEMBER 17 – Play of the Year: Final Vote

DECEMBER 15 – Cleveland’s big night pushes Leopards past hot-shooting Wildcats [VIDEO]

DECEMBER 15 – Lady Cats storm back, win on last second three at Banks [VIDEO] 

DECEMBER 14 – Jaybo’s Press Conference: Rabun County football opens new era

DECEMBER 14 – BREAKING: Legendary coach Lee Shaw steps down at Rabun, son Jaybo takes reins

DECEMBER 14 – Warriors’ Harris & Lady Indians’ Williams named Players of the Week

DECEMBER 13 – Play of the Year Voting: SEMIFINALS

DECEMBER 13 – Young and unbeaten Jefferson made winning a habit [VIDEO]

DECEMBER 10 – College Spotlight: Orr better than ever after move to Bob Jones

DECEMBER 10 – BLITZ Play of the Year Voting: Quarterfinals

DECEMBER 7 – #5-ranked Tigers fall in close battle with defending state champs GAC [VIDEO]

DECEMBER 7 – Lady Tigers earn hard-fought top-ten showdown win over GAC [VIDEO]

DECEMBER 7 – Sophomores Cannon, Henson & junior Gibson earn POW honors

DECEMBER 6 – Football Play of the Year: VOTE NOW

DECEMBER 4 – Girls Basketball Power Rankings: Early December

DECEMBER 4 – Boys Basketball Power Rankings: Early December

DECEMBER 4 – College Spotlight: Mancuso enjoyed breakout 2018 for Spiders

NOVEMBER 28 – Banks’ Cleveland, Union’s Allison & Dawson’s Sticker earn Player of the Week honors

NOVEMBER 27 – Five teams added to BLITZ Five teams added to BLITZ Hall of Fame following historic fall seasons

NOVEMBER 27 – BLITZ Cup Standings: End of Fall

NOVEMBER 26 – Football Player of the Year: Gunner Stockton

NOVEMBER 26 – Banks’ Bowen & Cleveland eclipse 1,000 points on same night

NOVEMBER 26 – Fall Sports Teams of the Year

NOVEMBER 24 – Rabun’s drive for the Benz ends in quarterfinals loss [VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

NOVEMBER 24 – Quarterfinals Preview: Rabun & Commerce seek Semis berth

NOVEMBER 21 – Lumpkin duo of Jackson & Davenport earn Player of the Week; also Dawson’s Chism & Banks’ Vaughan

NOVEMBER 21 – Luttrell and Jones again named Players of the Week

NOVEMBER 20 – Volleyball Player of the Year: JoJo Smith

NOVEMBER 20 – Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year: Zoe Sanchez

NOVEMBER 19 – Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year: Guy Gober

NOVEMBER 19 – Softball Player of the Year: Jaycie Bowen

NOVEMBER 13 – Dawson’s Glass, Commerce’s Ray win Player of the Week honors

NOVEMBER 13 – 2018 Football Player of the Year Finalists

NOVEMBER 9 – Tigers outrun Sheppard, Haralson County to advance & set program wins mark

NOVEMBER 9 – Raiders win first playoff game in over ten years

NOVEMBER 9 – Road to The Benz: Round 1 Recaps

NOVEMBER 9 – Rabun makes school history, sails past Green Wave in first round win [VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

NOVEMBER 9 – Hungry Wildcats not satisfied with fifth straight region title [VIDEO]

NOVEMBER 9 – Road to The Benz: Round 1 Previews

NOVEMBER 8 – Former wrestling stars grappling at college level in 2018-19

NOVEMBER 7 – BLITZ Girls Basketball Power Rankings, Pre-Season

NOVEMBER 7 – BLITZ Boys Basketball Power Rankings, Pre-Season

NOVEMBER 7 – Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year Finalists

NOVEMBER 7 – Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year Finalists

NOVEMBER 6 – Raiders QB Luttrell & Wildcats’ Jones take Player of the Week honors

NOVEMBER 6 – Volleyball Player of the Year Finalists

NOVEMBER 6 – College Spotlight: Rabun legend Fisher reeling in early success at Tennessee Tech

NOVEMBER 6 – BLITZ unveils 2018 Football Player of the Year Nominees

NOVEMBER 5 – BLITZ Softball Player of the Year Finalists revealed

NOVEMBER 5 – GHSA State Playoff matchups set for Locals

NOVEMBER 5 – BLITZ Football Power Rankings, End Regular Season

NOVEMBER 5 – BLITZ names 2018 Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year Nominees

NOVEMBER 5 – BLITZ names 2018 Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year Nominees

NOVEMBER 3 – State 1A Recap: Commerce boys are state runner-up finishers

NOVEMBER 3 – State 4A Recap: White County boys & girls place fifth

NOVEMBER 3 – State 3A Recap: Jefferson, Dawson boys and girls finish 5th/6th

NOVEMBER 3 – Union boys win state championship; Rabun’s Gober, Union’s Sanchez individual champs

NOVEMBER 2 – WEEK 11 FINALS & RECAPS

NOVEMBER 2 – One for the thumb: Wildcats win fifth straight championship [VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

NOVEMBER 2 – Former local stars tip off new season in the college ranks

NOVEMBER 2 – Game of the Week Preview: Rabun County vs Union County

NOVEMBER 2 – State leaders include 10 locals QBs, RBs & WRs

NOVEMBER 1 – WEEK 11 PREVIEW & PREDICTIONS

OCTOBER 31 – GHSA State Championships Preview

OCTOBER 31 – BLITZ names 2018 Volleyball Player of the Year Nominees

OCTOBER 31 – BLITZ names 2018 Softball Player of the Year Nominees

OCTOBER 30 – Rabun’s Beck & Stockton, Stephens’ Spurlock & Union’s Allison named Players of the Week

OCTOBER 29 – BLITZ Final Softball Power Rankings

OCTOBER 29 – BLITZ Football Power Rankings, After Week 10

OCTOBER 27 – Columbus Update: Banks, Jefferson both fall in state finals, finish as runner-up

OCTOBER 26 – WEEK 10 FINALS & RECAPS

OCTOBER 26 – Warriors score 42 unanswered against Chestatee in second half to overcome early deficit [VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

OCTOBER 26 – Columbus Update: Banks & Jefferson stay in winner’s bracket as both teams have four straight homeruns

OCTOBER 26 – Game of the Week Preview: White County vs Chestatee

OCTOBER 26 – Trio of runners win Player of the Week honors after region titles

OCTOBER 26 – Columbus Update: Banks & Jefferson earn first game wins, advance in winner’s bracket

OCTOBER 26 – A dozen locals among state leaders in passing, rushing, receiving

OCTOBER 25 – Frankie Muldoon (Dawson) wins fourth straight region title

OCTOBER 25 – Banks County boys and girls repeat as 8-AA Champs, Rabun’s Gober wins boys meet

OCTOBER 25 – WEEK 10 PREVIEW & PREDICTIONS

OCTOBER 25 – College Spotlight: Walk-on Georgia Tech kicker & Lumpkin alum Wells splits the uprights

OCTOBER 25 – Jefferson girls, boys sweep region title

OCTOBER 25 – Tallulah Falls junior angler Marshall Williams aims for college and pro career [VIDEO]

OCTOBER 25 – And then there were two: Jefferson & Banks gear up for Columbus {Elite 8 Preview}

OCTOBER 25 – Rabun volleyball nets win over Armuchee to advance to state quarterfinals

OCTOBER 24 – Second round proves the end of the road for Jefferson, Dawson, Lumpkin, TFS

OCTOBER 23 – Rabun’s Beck & Hicks, Dawson’s Kamara named Players of the Week

OCTOBER 23 – SWEET 16 Previews: Jefferson, Rabun, Dawson, Lumpkin, Tallulah Falls all set for round two

OCTOBER 22 – BLITZ Football Power Rankings, After Week 9

OCTOBER 22 – Jefferson, Lumpkin, Dawson, Rabun & Tallulah all advance to Sweet 16

OCTOBER 21 – White County boys and girls place third, advance to state

OCTOBER 19 – WEEK 9 FINALS & RECAPS

OCTOBER 19 – Dragons drop region title game to #3 Monroe behind Byron’s five TD [VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

OCTOBER 19 – Game of the Week Preview: Jefferson vs Monroe Area

OCTOBER 19 – Eight locals still among the state’s leaders in passing, rushing, receiving

OCTOBER 18 – WEEK 9 PREVIEW & PREDICTIONS

OCTOBER 18 – Player of the Year watch list: Favorites, Fringe Players, & Surprises

OCTOBER 18 – Seven local programs set for state tournament

OCTOBER 17 – Jefferson earns trip to Columbus after sweep of Ringgold

OCTOBER 17 – Lady Leopards sweep into state quarterfinals

OCTOBER 16 – Tybee Denton’s three homers and two wins earns her Player of the Week

OCTOBER 16 – Jackson Webb, Pierson Allison & Michael Mintz Player of the Week trio

OCTOBER 16 – How “Sweet” it is: three local teams left in softball state playoffs

OCTOBER 15 – Elite Tigers might just be the best they’ve ever been [VIDEO]

OCTOBER 15 – BLITZ Football Power Rankings, After Week 8

OCTOBER 12 – Jefferson, Banks earn Sweet 16 trips, Lumpkin splits and forces game three

OCTOBER 12 – WEEK 8 FINALS & RECAPS

OCTOBER 12 – Wildcats pounce on Devils early and often in marquee showdown [VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

OCTOBER 12 – Game of the Week Preview: Rabun County vs Elbert County

OCTOBER 12 – The Leaderboard: four QB, three WR, two RB among state leaders

OCTOBER 11 – WEEK 8 PREVIEWS & PREDICTIONS

OCTOBER 11 – College Spotlight: Dawson’s GOAT Watson enjoying early success at Shorter

OCTOBER 11 – Stephens, White, Union all fall in opening round

OCTOBER 10 – College Spotlight: Mason Kinsey leading the nation in TD catches

OCTOBER 10 – Dawson falls, Union & Banks split, Stephens earns first game win in opening round

OCTOBER 9 – Commerce ‘chasing perfection’ one game at a time [VIDEO]

OCTOBER 9 – Jefferson’s backup QB wins POW award, along with Lumpkin & Habersham running backs

OCTOBER 9 – Who’s had it the worst? White County has…

OCTOBER 8 – Softball playoffs opening round set for locals

OCTOBER 8 – BLITZ Football Power Rankings, After Week 7

OCTOBER 5 – WEEK 7 FINALS & RECAPS

OCTOBER 5 – Raiders’ offense torches Gainesville to boost playoff hopes [VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

OCTOBER 5 – Game of the Week Preview: Habersham Central vs Gainesville

OCTOBER 5 – The Leaderboard: five WR, four QB, two RB among state leaders

OCTOBER 4 – WEEK 7 PREVIEW & PREDICTIONS

OCTOBER 3 – Latest cross country state rankings includes many local programs

OCTOBER 2 – Wildcats’ Jones and Stockton earn POW award…again!

OCTOBER 2 – College Spotlight: Dawson alum Callas having breakout sophomore year at Brenau

OCTOBER 1 – Habersham libero Brookshire named volleyball Player of the Week

OCTOBER 1 – Jefferson diamond duo named Players of the Week

OCTOBER 1 – BLITZ Softball Power Rankings, October

OCTOBER 1 – BLITZ Football Power Rankings, After Week 6

SEPTEMBER 30 – Dawson County breaks three records in rout of East Hall

SEPTEMBER 30 – Marshall the Marshal

SEPTEMBER 29 – Rabun’s win over Banks sets new school record

SEPTEMBER 28 – WEEK 6 FINALS & RECAPS

SEPTEMBER 28 – Rabun win streak hits five in blowout win at Banks [VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

SEPTEBMER 28 – Game of the Week Preview: Banks vs Rabun

SEPTEMBER 28 – Surging Leopards taking momentum into matchup with powerhouse Rabun [VIDEO]

SEPTEMBER 28 – Updated state leaderboard features number of local players

SEPTEMBER 27 – Lady Raiders volleyball seeking third straight state playoff appearance [VIDEO]

SEPTEMBER 27 – WEEK 6 PREVIEW & PREDICTIONS

SEPTEMBER 27 – Stingy Defenses: Local programs not giving up much, among state leaders in points allowed

SEPTEMBER 26 – Tallulah Falls bass fishing pair catches state berth at first tournament

SEPTEMBER 26 – High-Octane Offenses: Local teams among state leaders in points per game

SEPTEMBER 26 – Volleyball programs eye state playoffs

SEPTEMBER 25 – Leopards’ Walker & Rabun’s Stockton named Players of the Week

SEPTEMBER 25 – Lady Leopards dynamic duo take Player of the Week honors

SEPTEMBER 24 – BLITZ Football Power Rankings, After Week 5

SEPTEMBER 21 – WEEK 5 FINALS & RECAPS

SEPTEMBER 21 – WEEK 5 PREVIEW & PREDICTIONS

SEPTEMBER 20 – Donovan Curry ‘felt like the perfect time’ to commit to Troy University

SEPTEMBER 19 – College Spotlight: Former Warriors star Hurst shines at Georgetown

SEPTEMBER 18 – Banks County’s Lehotsky (Fan Vote), Rabun’s Jones & Jefferson’s Clark named Players of the Week

SEPTEMBER 18 – White County’s Vandiver earns volleyball Player of the Week award

SEPTEMBER 17 – Lady Tigers freshman Martinez earns Player of the Week after game-winning hit

SEPTEMBER 17 – BLITZ Football Power Rankings, After Week 4

SEPTEMBER 15 – WEEK 4 FINALS & RECAPS

SEPTEMBER 14 – Stephens County scores 34 unanswered to stun Habersham, keeping streak alive in rival series [VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

SEPTEMBER 14 – Game of the Week Preview: Stephens vs Habersham

SEPTEMBER 14 – Slew of local players on state leader boards in passing, rushing and receiving

SEPTEMBER 13 – Lumpkin County in midst of historic season [VIDEO]

SEPTEMBER 13 – WEEK 4 PREVIEW & PREDICTIONS

SEPTEMBER 13 – Lady Raiders’ Kilee Thomas pitches, catches, hits way to Player of the Week

SEPTEMBER 12 – Tallulah Falls girls, Commerce boys win Cookies ‘n Quotes; Stephens, Rabun, Habersham also participate

SEPTEMBER 12 – Lumpkin County’s Kinard named Player of the Week

SEPTEMBER 11 – Leopards’ Walker (Fan Vote), Union’s Allison & Rabun’s Jones named Players of the Week

SEPTEMBER 10 – McGinnis, Muldoon excel at Double Dip Invitational, earn POW honors

SEPTEMBER 10 – Cheerleader Banner Challenge 2018

SEPTEMBER 10 – Lady Indians senior Bohannon named volleyball player of the week

SEPTEMBER 10 – BLITZ Football Power Rankings, After Week 3

SEPTEMBER 7 – Friday Night Scores & Recaps, Week 3

SEPTEMBER 7 – Wildcats survive slow start against Stephens to win home opener [VIDEO]

SEPTEMBER 7 – Game of the Week Preview: Rabun vs Stephens

SEPTEMBER 6 – WEEK 3 PREVIEW & PREDICTIONS

SEPTEMBER 6 – Allison’s 100 wins at Union puts him in rare class

SEPTEMBER 5 – Softball trio of Hobbs, Denton & Dunagan split Player of the Week honors

SEPTEMBER 5 – Local teams flex muscles with first cross country state rankings

SEPTEMBER 4 – Raiders sophomore Clouatre (Fan Vote) & Jefferson’s McNally Players of the Week

SEPTEMBER 4 – BLITZ Softball Power Rankings, September

SEPTEMBER 4 – College Spotlight: White County alum Adam Johnson having big success at Cumberlands

SEPTEMBER 4 – BLITZ Football Power Rankings, After Week 2

SEPTEMBER 2 – Adams takes tough-luck loss in stellar outing at Gwinnett [VIDEO]

SEPTEMBER 1 – Spencer Adams preps for final start of 2018 at Gwinnett [VIDEO]

AUGUST 31 – Raiders score 34 unanswered to shock Warriors

AUGUST 31 – Friday Night Scores & Recaps, Week 2

AUGUST 31 – Lumpkin County reaping rewards of hard work, take on Jackson County in Week 2 [VIDEO]

AUGUST 31 – WEEK 2 PREVIEW & PREDICTIONS

AUGUST 30 – Habersham’s success in all phases of the game has Lady Raiders staring down playoff spot [VIDEO]

AUGUST 30 – As college football kicks off, many local faces expected to shine in 2018

AUGUST 29 – Tennessee Tech names Bailey Fisher starting QB on eve of opener

AUGUST 29 – Volleyball Local Recap: Habersham remains perfect, others having success

AUGUST 28 – Union’s Aladriel Arnold earns softball Player of the Week after multi-homer game

AUGUST 28 – Habersham’s Curry wins Fan Vote Player of the Week, teammate Luttrell & Rabun’s Stockton BLITZ picks

AUGUST 27 – Former Banks point guard Maddie Thomas leads new Cherokee Bluff program

AUGUST 27 – BLITZ Football Power Rankings, After Week 1

AUGUST 25 – Raiders’ win more than meets the eye

AUGUST 24 – Friday Night Scores & Recaps, Week 1

AUGUST 24 – Balanced Warriors pull away in second half against Lumpkin [VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

AUGUST 24 – Game of the Week Preview: Lumpkin vs White

AUGUST 23 – WEEK 1 PREVIEW & PREDICTIONS

AUGUST 23 – Volleyball Wrap-Up: A glance at the local programs

AUGUST 22 – Habersham senior shortstop Cook also named BLITZ Player of the Week

AUGUST 21 – College Spotlight: Stephens alum Ben Cleveland enters year three at UGA

AUGUST 21 – Stephens’ ace pitcher Whitfield, Habersham volleyball standout Shalikashvili named Players of the Week

AUGUST 21 – Towns’ Bradshaw, Dawson’s Clark win Player of the Week honors

AUGUST 20 – BLITZ Softball Power Rankings, Mid-August

AUGUST 20 – BLITZ Football Power Rankings, After Week 0

AUGUST 18 – Wildcats lose first regular season game in three years on field goal as time expires

AUGUST 18 – RECAP: Towns County wins third straight over rivals Hayesville

AUGUST 17 – Friday Night Scores & Recaps

AUGUST 17 – Dawson County rolls the dice, notches last minute touchdown to edge Habersham [VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

AUGUST 17 – GAME OF THE WEEK: Habersham Central vs Dawson County

AUGUST 17 – WEEK ZERO PREVIEW & PREDICTIONS

AUGUST 16 – New-look Indians, despite massive turnover, will still find a way to win [VIDEO]

AUGUST 15 – Lady Leopards with newfound power, surge to 4-0 start [VIDEO]

AUGUST 15 – Banks County accepts BLITZ Cup, aims to defend trophy this year

AUGUST 15 – Stephens, Jefferson named “All-Century” teams; Commerce on cusp

AUGUST 14 – Banks’ Bowen, Union’s Arnold named BLITZ Players of the Week

AUGUST 13 – Trio of local football teams among top-10 in state rankings

AUGUST 13 – Stephens, Banks debut in state rankings

AUGUST 10 – Local Football Scores: Scrimmages

AUGUST 10 – New chapter, same story for high-powered Wildcats in blowout scrimmage win

AUGUST 10 – Haynes throws two TDs in Warriors win over Stephens [VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

AUGUST 10 – Game of the Week: White vs Stephens

AUGUST 10 – Commerce Tigers’ Caleb Mason, Levi Pate named preseason all-state

AUGUST 9 – Scrimmage Previews: Local teams get final tune up

AUGUST 9 – Habersham & Union split opening two-game set

AUGUST 8 – Cokely’s Warriors ready to repeat historic season [VIDEO]

AUGUST 8 – Unsung heroes Lovell and Webb at the core of Rabun’s success

AUGUST 8 – Former Raider McCoy finishes third in recent tournament with 21-under score

AUGUST 8 – Rabun’s Austin Jones named preseason all-state in class 2A

AUGUST 7 – Lumpkin softball moves to 2-0 in slugfest win over Christian Heritage

AUGUST 7 – Whitfield, Stephens County drops season-opener in pitcher’s duel

AUGUST 7 – Luttrell, Clark named pre-season all-state in respective classes

AUGUST 1 – Preseason BLITZ Softball Power Rankings

JULY 30 – Preseason BLITZ Football Power Rankings

JULY 25 – College Spotlight: Jefferson alum Dontae Wilson eyes starting role after solid freshman season

JULY 23 – Shaw’s QB prodigy line continues with Rabun freshman Stockton

JULY 20 – 2018 composite football schedules for local teams

JULY 19 – Raiders seek to break through in Harrison’s fourth season [VIDEO]

JULY 18 – 44 named to BLITZ Football Player of the Year watch list

JULY 7 – Adams brilliant in win at Gwinnett

JULY 4 – Heavily recruited athlete Jones picks Furman over Army-West Point

JULY 2 – Gridiron Coaches & Their Pedigrees

JULY 1 – BLITZ Season 10 Video Released

JUNE 25 – Banks County’s Bowen makes commitment to Georgia College (Q&A)

JUNE 24 – Tallulah Falls star bass fishing team ends season in growth mode

JUNE 18 – Former Leopards pitcher enjoying professional Canadian baseball success

JUNE 13 – Spencer Adams called up to AAA Charlotte, one step from majors

JUNE 13 – BLITZ Hall of Fame Class of 2018: 62 Inductees

JUNE 8 – White County alum David Sosebee earns AA promotion, throws reliever ‘no-hitter’

JUNE 6 – Former Warriors standout Spencer Adams brilliant in last two starts for AA Birmingham Barons

JUNE 4 – VOTING IS OPEN: Cast your votes for BLITZ Hall of Fame

JUNE 1 – White County long-time hoops, cross country coach Borg heading to North Hall

MAY 31 – White County girls golf & Rabun boys track & field immortalized in BLITZ Team Hall of Fame

MAY 30 – BLITZ Spring Sports Teams of the Year

MAY 29 – Banks County wins its first-ever BLITZ Cup Championship

MAY 28 – Baseball Player of the Year: Palmer Sapp

MAY 28 – Girls Soccer Player of the Year: Brooke Barrett

MAY 28 – Boys Soccer Player of the Year: Chris Keys

MAY 27 – All-Region 8-AAAA Baseball Team Announced

MAY 27 – Habersham’s Cooper Roland reflects on career, future at TMU

MAY 26 – Girls Golfer of the Year: Caroline & Catie Craig

MAY 26 – Girls T&F Athlete of the Year: Anna Davis & Rachel Gearing

MAY 26 – Girls Tennis Player of the Year: Chloe Smith

MAY 25 – Boys Tennis Player of the Year: Gabe Martin

MAY 25 – Boys Golfer of the Year: Chase Williams

MAY 25 – Boys T&F Athlete of the Year: Guy Gober

MAY 24 – Spring sports Player of the Year announcements & other awards coming soon

MAY 24 – Five girls named finalists for BLITZ Golfer of the Year

MAY 24 – BLITZ names quartet of Boys Golfer of the Year Finalists

MAY 23 – BLITZ Girls Golfer of the Year Nominees announced

MAY 23 – BLITZ Boys Golfer of the Year Nominees announced

MAY 22 – White County’s Catie Craig wins individual state title, Lady Warriors third [FULL GOLF RECAP]

MAY 22 – A Tiger’s Tale: Will Anglin returns to Dawson County

MAY 21 – Rabun girls fourth at close of opening round of 2A tournament

MAY 21 – Commerce girls third, Towns boys fourth after day one on the links

MAY 21 – White County girls in fourth after opening day of state tournament

MAY 15 – Five state championships between the trio of Davis, Gober & Massey earns them all Player of the Week honors

MAY 14 – Finalists Announced for Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year

MAY 13 – Boys Track & Field Athlete of the Year Finalists Named

MAY 12 – Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year Nominees Announced

MAY 12 – Boys Track & Field Athlete of the Year Nominees Announced

MAY 12 – Tallulah Falls’ Anna Davis wins two state titles, two others runner-up in final day of action [DAY THREE RECAP]

MAY 11 – Guy Gober does it again with second state title! Four others earn runner-up finishes [DAY TWO RECAP]

MAY 11 – All-Region 7-AAA baseball nets four local players first team honors

MAY 11 – Stephens County girls soccer nets two on All-Region team

MAY 11 – College Spotlight: Jessica Morgan making immediate impact for UGA just months after leaving White County 

MAY 11 – Boys & Girls Soccer All-Region 7-AAA team announced

MAY 11 – Rabun’s Gober & Commerce’s Massey are State Champs; many locals on podium [DAY ONE RECAP]

MAY 10 – Towns’ coach John Cornett and D-I star Brooke Barrett reflect on historic season for Lady Indians [VIDEO]

MAY 10 – Tigers baseball still hurting, but looking to future of program [VIDEO]

MAY 9 – 2018 Track & Field State Championships Preview

MAY 9 – Commerce junior Welch blasts two homers, earns Player of the Week

MAY 8 – Commerce Tigers close season in heart-breaking game three extra-inning loss

MAY 7 – Dawson’s Kaylee Sticker announces commitment to Clemson

MAY 4 – Raiders’ Akridge named Region 8-6A Coach of the Year; Jones, Ingle, Irvin all honored on all-region team

MAY 3 – Stephens County hosting tennis tournament in late June

MAY 3 – Five boys named Soccer Player of the Year Finalists

MAY 3 – BLITZ names six finalists for Girls Soccer Player of the Year

MAY 3 – Complete Area Golf Results

MAY 3 – Playoffs on the Diamond: Sweet 16 Previews

MAY 2 – BREAKING: Legal injunction on GHSA halts baseball 1A state playoffs

MAY 2 – 2018 BLITZ Baseball Player of the Year Finalists

MAY 2 – Tallulah Falls girls golf wins area title

MAY 2 – BLITZ Girls Soccer Player of the Year Nominees

MAY 1 – Lady Warriors’ dream season continues with quarterfinals berth

MAY 1 – Former Dawson standout Harley Vaughan making dreams a reality with Falcons invite

MAY 1 – BLITZ Boys Soccer Player of the Year Nominees

MAY 1 – Baseball coaches name All-Region 8-A team

MAY 1 – Playoffs on the Pitch: Sweet 16 Previews

APRIL 30 – BLITZ Girls Tennis Player of the Year Finalists

APRIL 30 – BLITZ Boys Tennis Player of the Year Finalists

APRIL 28 – Commerce Tigers move on to Sweet 16 on the back of explosive offense

APRIL 27 – Dawson boys and girls move on after first round wins

APRIL 27 – Rabun sweeps past Rockmart in opening round of state playoffs, advances to Sweet 16

APRIL 27 – Lady Warriors get late, dramatic goal in overtime to advance to Sweet 16

APRIL 27 – Lumpkin shuts out Morgan County to advance to Sweet 16

APRIL 27 – BLITZ Baseball Player of the Year Nominees

APRIL 26 – Union County girls claim third straight title, Dawson girls also notch state bid

APRIL 26 – Lady Indians cruise into Sweet 16 with 5-0 road win

APRIL 26 – BLITZ Boys Tennis Player of the Year Nominees

APRIL 26 – BLITZ Girls Tennis Player of the Year Nominees

APRIL 26 – Playoffs on the diamond: Round 1 Previews

APRIL 26 – Banks County tennis sweeps into state quarterfinals

APRIL 25 – Pierce sprints his way to Player of the Week

APRIL 25 – Playoffs on the pitch: Round 1 Previews

APRIL 21 – Banks boys region champs; girls third while Rabun girls runner-up, boys third (8-AA Recap)

APRIL 20 – Dawson boys & girls take second in Region 7-AAA; Lumpkin, Union do well (Region Recap)

APRIL 19 – Jarred Jones powers his way to Player of the Week

APRIL 19 – Commerce boys Area 4 Champions, girls take fourth

APRIL 19 – Stephens County punches playoff ticket

APRIL 19 – Jones’ two homers power Raiders past Dacula, sets up winner-take-all

APRIL 18 – Gearing, Lepkoske Players of the Week following region championships

APRIL 18 – Leopards, Lady Leopards advance to Sweet 16

APRIL 17 – Indians on cusp of state playoffs with Monday’s blowout win over St. Pius

APRIL 17 – Raiders drop heartbreaker in extras, must win out

APRIL 17 – White County boys, girls finish runner-up in 7-AAAA

APRIL 16 – Pitch Update: Where each team stands entering final week

APRIL 16 – Diamond Update: Where each team stands entering final week

APRIL 15 – Former Dawson standout softballer Simpson switching gears to another sport

APRIL 14 – Raiders take rubber match from Lanier, sets up dramatic finale of winner-take-all

APRIL 14 – Dawson County keeps playoff hopes alive with blowout win over East Hall

APRIL 14 – Leopards’ playoff hopes dashed in decisive games with Oglethorpe

APRIL 13 – Rabun splits with Social Circle, clears up playoff seeding (somewhat) 

APRIL 13 – Do-or-die time for local baseball

APRIL 13 – Tennis state tourney matches set

APRIL 13 – Tallulah Falls track & field excels in Rust Buster Invite

APRIL 12 – CALLING NOMINATIONS for BLITZ Hall of Fame

APRIL 12 – Banks freshman Chloe Smith leads Lady Leopards to region title, earns POW award

APRIL 12 – Banks, Lumpkin teams advance to state. Habersham girls, White Co boys also

APRIL 12 – Banks hoops trio put pen to paper

APRIL 12 – College Spotlight: Webb, former Habersham softball standout, wins Peach Belt Player of the Week

APRIL 11 – TFS varsity girls’ golf team continues success

APRIL 11 – Baseball Power Rankings: April

APRIL 11 – Boys/Girls Soccer Power Rankings: April

APRIL 9 – College Spotlight: Laken Chambers seeing success on the diamond at UNG

APRIL 7 – Ben McGinnis runs his way to BLITZ Player of the Week, earns fan votes

APRIL 6 – Indians’ star pitchers aim for deep playoff run [VIDEO]

MARCH 30 – Not so fast…Commerce coach Michael Brown withdraws letter of resignation

MARCH 29 – Commerce football joins coaching search after shocking departure of Michael Brown

MARCH 29 – Dawson girls win top-10 matchup against rivals Lumpkin in PKs

MARCH 28 – Dawson’s Sticker and Rabun’s Stockton play in GACA North-South Junior All-Star Game

MARCH 28 – Stephens County junior Dawson Sorrells named BLITZ Player of the Week

MARCH 26 – Stephens County Indians continue historic 2018 season with dramatic week

MARCH 23 – Banks County’s Cheatham resigns, heads to Fannin County

MARCH 23 – Banks’ Hughes named BLITZ Player of the Week

MARCH 22 – Banks tennis finishes regular season with combined 20 wins

MARCH 21 – Baseball Power Rankings: Mid-Season

MARCH 21 – Boys/Girls Soccer Power Rankings: Mid-Season

MARCH 19 – Rabun’s Stockton, Banks’ Smith, Dawson’s Sticker all earn all-state recognition

MARCH 16 – Trio of locals named BLITZ Player of the Week

MARCH 15 – Two Goals: Bella Ramey’s sights set on career goals mark and making state for Lady Warriors [VIDEO]

MARCH 14 – Banks’ Orr, Cleveland, Bonds garner All-State 2A recognition

MARCH 13 – TFS bass fishing team wins big at Lake Hartwell

MARCH 13 – Banks County tennis on a roll [VIDEO]

MARCH 9 – Carter, Stephens Co soccer seeking first playoff trip since 2013 [VIDEO]

MARCH 7 – TFS varsity track & field team excels at Eagle Invite

MARCH 6 – Boys/Girls Soccer Power Rankings: March

MARCH 6 – Baseball Power Rankings: March

FEB 28 – Basketball Player of the Year: Georgia Stockton

FEB 28 – BLITZ CUP UPDATE: Winter Standings

FEB 28 – BLITZ Winter Sports Teams of the Year

FEB 28 – The Year of the 1,000-point scorers

FEB 27 – Banks, Rabun girls fall in quarterfinals

FEB 26 – TFS Rifle Team places fifth, heading to area sectionals

FEB 26 – Elite 8 Preview

FEB 23 – BLITZ Basketball Player of the Year: Dylan Orr

FEB 22 – Banks, Dawson, Stephens all close season in Sweet 16

FEB 21 – Lady Leopards, Lady Cats advance to Elite 8

FEB 21 – BLITZ Wrestler of the Year: Chase Forrester

FEB 20 – SWEET 16 Preview

FEB 17 – Saturday State Playoff RND 1 Results

FEB 16 – Banks boys/girls sweep into Sweet 16!

FEB 16 – State Playoff RND 1 Results

FEB 16 – State Playoff, Round 1 Preview

FEB 16 – Lady Raiders storm back to earn draw with unbeaten White County

FEB 15 – BLITZ Wrestler of the Year Finalists up for award

FEB 15 – Finalists Named for BLITZ Girls Basketball Player of the Year

FEB 15 – Finalists for BLITZ Boys Basketball Player of the Year

FEB 14 – Sophomore Sensation Bella Ramey, Lady Warriors off to blistering start

FEB 13 – BLITZ Boys Basketball Player of the Year Nominees

FEB 13 – BLITZ Girls Basketball Player of the Year Nominees

FEB 13 – BLITZ Wrestler of the Year Nominees

FEB 12 – All-Region 8-AAAA & 7-AAAA boys team announced

FEB 12 – All-Region 8-AAAA & 7-AAAA girls team announced

FEB 11 – GHSA State Tournament Brackets Set

FEB 11 – Four Commerce, four Jefferson, one Lumpkin wrestler win state titles

FEB 11 – Region Tourney Wrap-Up: Full Results of local area teams

FEB 10 – All-Region 8-AA girls team announced

FEB 10 – Banks Co Leopards/Lady Leopards take region crowns in Friday action! Dawson boys, White Co girls play for titles Saturday

FEB 9 – Region Championships on slate tonight

FEB 8 – Banks Co boys, girls & White Co girls; Warriors, Indians, Lady Cats all fall

FEB 8 – All-Region 8-AA boys team announced

FEB 8 – Union County’s future under Garrett looks bright [VIDEO]

FEB 8 – REGION TOURNEY Semifinals set for Thursday/Friday

FEB 7 – Dawson girls clinch state berth; Union & Lumpkin fall

FEB 7 – Over 50 local athletes heading to collegiate level [LIST]

FEB 6 – Habersham, Stephens, Commerce girls fall in opening tourney action

FEB 6 – Banks, Dawson, Stephens clinch state berths in tourney action

FEB 6 – Tallulah Falls varsity swim team shines at state

FEB 6 – All-Region 7-AAA girls team released

FEB 6 – Lady Cats control their own destiny [VIDEO]

FEB 6 – Wrestlers looking for success at Traditional State Championships

FEB 5 – All-Region 8-A boys/girls team announced

FEB 5 – Banks, Rabun girls advance to state tournament

FEB 5 – All-Region 7-AAA boys team released

FEB 5 – Stephens County’s Whitfield makes verbal commitment to Clemson

FEB 5 – Region tournaments set to begin: Girls Schedules

FEB 5 – Region tournaments set to begin: Boys Schedules

FEB 2 – Raiders’ 2018 football schedule is unveiled

FEB 1 – SUPER BOWL PROP BETS Contest: Enter Here

JAN 31 – Banks wrestling takes Traditional runner-up finish in region; heading to sectionals

JAN 31 – Dawson’s Watson, one of state’s all-time top dual threats, picks Shorter

JAN 29 – Tallulah Falls finds success at Last Chance Indoor Inv. in Birmingham

JAN 28 – Banks girls/boys upend Rabun in Saturday night region showdowns

JAN 26 – Davenport, Lady Warriors seeking state tourney berth

JAN 24 – Dragons fired up for 2018 scheduled opponents

JAN 23 – Inaugural TFS precision air rifle team hits the mark

JAN 23 – Towns ready for encore performance; releases 2018 slate

JAN 23 – Stephens County’s 2018 football schedule is here!

JAN 23 – Union County releases 2018 football slate

JAN 22 – Third TFS student-angler pair qualifies for state competition 

JAN 17 – Gainesville Red Elephants legend Bruce Miller calls it a career after 30 years

JAN 17 – Commerce Tigers release 2018 football schedule

JAN 15 – Rabun’s Fisher commits to Tennessee Tech University

JAN 14 – Commerce wins fifth straight duals state championship

JAN 14 – Stephens County tabs Wesley Tankersley as new football coach

JAN 12 – Rabun — hungry for more — release 2018 slate!

JAN 11 – Dawson County’s 2018 football slate is out!

JAN 11 – Banks County boys using rare losses to fuel stretch run

JAN 11 – Lady Leopards riding win streak, momentum into top-10 matchup [VIDEO]

JAN 11 – It’s here: White County tabs 2018 football opponents

JAN 10 – Banks unveils 2018 football schedule

JAN 10 – Lumpkin releases 2018 football schedule

JAN 9 – Warriors win thriller at Marist

JAN 9 – Dawson boys & girls top Union in pivotal region games

JAN 9 – Lady Leopards win top-ten matchup at Rabun for inside track in region

JAN 9 – Former Lady Raider star Lainey Gosnell having huge impact at App State

JAN 6 – Gainesville boys, girls sweep past Habersham in region matchup

JAN 5 – Shaw, Fisher & Jones recap Wildcats’ ‘Dream Season’

Archives of News & Feature Articles!

2017

DEC 31 – BLITZ Play of the Year: Austin Jones’ TD in Semis sends Cats to title game

DEC 29 – Banks County hoops sweeps Christmas Tournament titles

DEC 29 – BLITZ Football Play of the Year Voting: Finals

DEC 27 – BLITZ Football Play of the Year Voting: Semifinals

DEC 24 – BLITZ Football Play of the Year Voting: Quarterfinals

DEC 23 – BLITZ Football Play of the Year Voting: Round 2

DEC 22 – BLITZ Football Play of the Year Voting: Round 1

DEC 22 – AJC names locals to All-State teams

DEC 21 – Union swim team advances to state

DEC 21 – QBs & their Legacy: Who left their mark? What will we miss? Who’s Next?

DEC 21 – HOOPS Power Rankings: Christmas Break

DEC 20 – BLITZ Cup Standings: END OF FALL

DEC 20 – Banks County names Chad Cheatham new football coach

DEC 19 – Fall Sports Teams of the Year Named

DEC 18 – Football Player of the Year: Bailey Fisher

DEC 15 – Rabun’s dream season ends in loss to Hapeville in state championship

DEC 15 – State Championship Preview: Rabun shakes off Benz shrug, hosts title game

DEC 14 – Trio of Commerce wrestlers sign collegiately

DEC 14 – All-Region football teams named: FULL LIST HERE

DEC 11 – Dawson’s Beusse, Banks’ Foster named Boys CC Coach of Year by GATFXCCA

DEC 7 – BREAKING NEWS: Rabun’s state title game PPD, won’t be played at Benz

DEC 7 – State Championship Preview: Rabun takes on Hapeville at the Benz

DEC 6 – Sid Maxwell, Coey Watson discuss 2017 Tigers season and future

DEC 5 – Banks hoops splits with West Hall. Boys cruise, girls fall in top-10 matchup [VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

DEC 5 – Former Raider Mason Kinsey enjoyed historic 2017 season for Berry

DEC 1 – Going to the Benz! Wildcats’ perfect season continues with semis win

DEC 1 – Semifinals Preview: Rabun seeks to punch ticket to the Benz

NOV 28 – Region Realignments finalized by GHSA

NOV 27 – GHSA realigns Union, Jefferson down a classification

NOV 24 – SEMIS! Rabun County uses 42 unanswered points in 56-14 Quarterfinal win

NOV 24 – Game of the Week & Quarterfinals Preview

NOV 21 – BLITZ Softball POY: Jessica Morgan

NOV 20 – Frank Barden out as head coach at Stephens County

NOV 20 – BLITZ Volleyball POY: Katerina Shalikashvili

NOV 17 – State Playoff, Sweet 16 Area Scores

NOV 17 – Cats back in quarterfinals after 35-2 win over BEST [VIDEO]

NOV 17 – Game of the Week & Sweet 16 Preview

NOV 17 – Sweet 16 Predictions

NOV 16 – BLITZ Girls Cross Country ROY: Frankie Muldoon

NOV 16 – BLITZ Boys Cross Country ROY: Lance Underwood

NOV 14 – BLITZ Pre-Season Basketball Power Rankings

NOV 14 – White Co Warriors hoops sets high bar for 2017-18

NOV 13 – BLITZ Football Player of the Year Finalists are revealed!

NOV 10 – State Playoff Round 1 Scores

NOV 10 – Jefferson edges tough White Co team in 4A Round 1 [VIDEO]

NOV 10 – Game of the Week Preview & State Round 1 Preview

NOV 10 – White County cross country enjoyed historic 2017, not satisfied yet

NOV 9 – Towns County enjoying history, set for first playoff game

NOV 9 – State Playoff, Round 1 Predictions

NOV 7 – Runner of the Year Finalists Revealed

NOV 6 – Football Player of the Year Nominees Announced

NOV 6 – Cheer Squads Punch Ticket to Columbus

NOV 4 – BLITZ Runner of the Year Nominees

NOV 4 – Cross Country State Meet Results

NOV 3 – State Playoff Brackets Set

NOV 3 – PERFECTION! Cats go undefeated behind Fisher’s 7 TDs

NOV 2 – Week 11 Predictions

NOV 2 – State Meet Preview: Cross Country gears up for title run

NOV 1 – Opinion: ‘Best Player in School History’ AJC Series

OCT 27 – Coey Watson 100th TD leads Dawson over Lumpkin, sets up title game

OCT 27 – Game of the Week Preview: Lumpkin vs Dawson

OCT 27 – Cross Country region meets nets multiple titles

OCT 26 – Week 10 Predictions

OCT 26 – Volleyball Player of the Year finalists named

OCT 26 – Finalists Name for Softball Player of the Year award

OCT 23 – BLITZ Softball Player of the Year nominees announced

OCT 20 – Rabun cruises to top-10 win over Elbert [VIDEO]

OCT 20 – Game of the Week Preview: Rabun vs Elbert

OCT 20 – Lady Indians advance to Elite 8

OCT 19 – Week 9 Predictions

OCT 19 – Banks County punches ticket to Columbus [ELITE 8]

OCT 17 – BLITZ Volleyball Player of the Year nominees announced

OCT 13 – Banks, Commerce, Stephens advance to Sweet 16

OCT 13 – North Hall shocks Union, thwarting Panthers’ playoff hopes

OCT 13 – Game of the Week Preview: Union at North Hall

OCT 13 – ‘Unlucky’ Raiders hold destiny in their own hands

OCT 13 – Week 8 Predictions

OCT 12 – Former White Co golfer Candler Kimsey named to All-Invitational Team

OCT 11 – BLITZ Cup re-design & plan revealed

OCT 11 – Union’s Cole Wright commits to Army

OCT 9 – Volleyball state playoffs set

OCT 6 – Gainesville 81-yd hail mary beats Habersham

OCT 6 – White Co cross country dazzles at Unicoi

OCT 6 – Local teams surge into softball state playoffs

OCT 5 – Week 7 Predictions

OCT 3 – Young Lady Raiders ready for region tourney

SEP 29 – Dawson cruises past North Hall in 7-AAA battle

SEP 22 – Raiders’ huge halftime lead evaporates in fourth straight heartbreak

SEP 20 – Lady Warriors aspire for deep playoff run

SEP 16 – Raiders drop 3rd straight heartbreaker

SEP 8 – #3 Rabun survives pesky White County

SEP 1 – Warriors win thriller at Hab Central

AUG 25 – Cats win big in top-10 matchup to open 2017

AUG 25 – Despite losing GOAT Lainey Gosnell, Herrin & Lady Raiders off to hot start

AUG 18 – Raiders win wild 72-55 shootout at East Hall

AUG 16 – Lady Leopards off to perfect start, eyeing Columbus in 2017

AUG 14 – Dawson volleyball already eclipses inaugural season win total

AUG 12 – Dawson soccer coach Jed Lacey dies in Saturday morning accident

AUG 11 – Lady Indians softball eyeing more than last season’s Elite 8 run

AUG 7 – White County State Champ Caroline Craig Exclusive Interview

JULY 28 – Jefferson Hungrier than Ever After ’16 Semifinal Loss

JULY 14 – Leopards Reloading for 2017

JULY 11 – Warriors, New Coach Cokely Set Bar High for 2017

JULY 7 – Former Habersham Golfer Lee McCoy Succeeding in PGA Tour Canada

JUNE 16 – “The Year of the QB”

JUNE 8 – Emma Whitfield Named Now Habersham Athlete of the Year

JUNE 8 – Kahmal Wiley Named Now Habersham Athlete of the Year

MAY 27 – BLITZ Spring Sports Players of the Year Announced

MAY 25 – BLITZ 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees (31)

MAY 9 – BLITZ 2017 Hall of Fame Class Nominees Announced!

MAY 9 – Raiders Golf Makes State After All

APR 28 – Final Look at Lady Raiders’ Historic State Playoff Run

APR 28 – Deshaun Watson 12th Overall Pick to Houston Texans

APR 27 – Raiders Aiming for State Tournament Berth

APR 7 – Lady Raiders Enjoying Unprecedented Success

MAR 31 – Tigers Heating Up at Right Time

MAR 29 – Raiders’ High-Octane Offense Has Them Looking to State Playoffs

FEB 22 – White County to Build Off State Tournament Run

FEB 21 – Dawson Soccer Aiming for Region, State Titles

JAN 25 – Leopards’ 13-Game Surge Result of Selfless Play

JAN 13 – Indians Playing with Chip on Shoulder, Looking for Return to State

JAN 10 – Deshaun Watson Calls Shot, Cements Legacy in National Championship Thriller

2016

DEC 31 – Local MLB Talent Ralston Cash Gives Back to Suffering Families

DEC 28 – Tallulah Falls Pursuit of Perfection Continues

DEC 27 – Former Raiders Gridiron Stars Having Collegiate Success

DEC 15 – Rabun Lady Cats Setting the Bar Higher than Ever

DEC 13 – Local Hoops Squads Enjoying 2016 Success

DEC 13 – FCA East-West Classic on Tap Dec 17 at Habersham Central

DEC 10 – Lainey Gosnell Sets Habersham Scoring Record

DEC 4 – Former Raider Kevin Ellison Closes Career at Georgia Southern

DEC 1 – Lady Raiders’ 5-1 Start Tip of the Iceberg

NOV 17 – Habersham Hoops Ready for 2016-17

NOV 11 – Poffenberger, Whitfield Enjoy Best Season In Stephens County History

NOV 11 – Playoff Football Preview

NOV 10 – Union Softball Continues Decade-Long Dominance

OCT 31 – Local Cross Country Teams Finish Regular Season with a Bang

OCT 21 – Union County, Cole Wright Exceeding Expectations

OCT 20 – Dawson County Football Officially on the Map

OCT 14 – How Sweet It Is! Lady Raiders Advance

OCT 7 – Lady Raiders Setting Sites On State Tournament Berth

SEP 28 – Lady Raiders Endure Long Hiatus Before Region Tourney

SEP 15 – Despite Perfect Start, Raiders Have Room To Improve

SEP 10 – Habersham Legend Tavarres King Cracks NY Giants Roster

AUG 28 – Local Cross Country Teams Among State’s Best

AUG 26 – Towns County Enjoys Historic Win

AUG 15 – Rabun Prepares for ‘Life Without Charlie Woerner’

AUG 8 – Lady Wildcats Seeking Third Straight State Berth

AUG 5 – Commerce to Follow Back-to-Back Semifinal Runs

AUG 3 – Banks Enters New Era with New Coach, New Region

AUG 2
Spencer Adams Rise to the Big Leagues

AUG 1Stephens County Returns Glut of Playmakers for 2016 Season


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