As usual, Week 8 of the Georgia High School Association football season included a number of outstanding efforts by Gwinnett County players. Gwinnett Sports Report has selected five that stand out as the Top Performances of the Week.
Week 7 of the Georgia High School Association 2016 football season saw 18 of 24 Gwinnett County teams take the field, including 8 that took on non-county opponents in region contests, winning five of the eight games.
The Touchdown Club of Gwinnett announced their selections for the Team of the Month during the monthly banquet that was hosted by Brookwood on Wednesday night.
Week 6 of the Georgia High School Association 2016 football season saw 21 of 24 Gwinnett County teams taking the field, including 11 that battled non-county teams and five games that were region openers for county teams.
With Week 5 action of the Georgia High School Association 2016 football season about to kickoff, a look at the Gwinnett County stat leaders finds eight players that are in the Georgia Top 25 in their respective categories.
Mill Creek PK Brenton King set a new school record with a 56-yard field goal against Archer in the Hawks win. Image courtesy Tony Rowe.
Gwinnett County football includes outstanding efforts week in and week out, and the best of the best are highlighted in the GSR Impact Performers of the Week Shoutout. Central Gwinnett quarterback Jarren Williams and Mill Creek placekicker Brenton King turned in stellar games that were key to their team earning wins in Week 4 action.
Brenton King set a new school record with a 56 yard FG in the Mill Creek win against Archer in Week 4 action. Image courtesy Tony Rowe.
Week 4 of the Georgia High School Association 2016 football season saw 17 of 24 Gwinnett County teams taking the field, including nine that battled non-county teams and four games that paired county teams. Mill Creek, Norcross, and Wesleyan won to remain undefeated heading to Week 5.
This is the first of a weekly listing of games involving county teams. With region action drawing near, the stakes are high every week in a county with such incredible competition, so scoreboard watching becomes a necessity.
South Gwinnett, led by QB Seth Johnston (6), faces Lanier in one of the top county games of the GHSA Week 2 schedule. Image courtesy Brian Kirk.
The second week of the Georgia High School Association football regular season schedule includes three games that have been selected the GSR county pairings of the week.
Senior running back Joe Thomas (15) was held to just 44 yards on 20 attempts in the Mill Creek win against Colquitt County, but did score a TD. Image courtesy Arlington Wellington.
The Georgia High School Association 2016 football season opening weekend saw 20 Gwinnett County teams take the field for their season openers, 14 that squared off with non-county teams, and six that played intra-county, non-region games.