Athens Academy senior Kurt Knisely had never played a football game in which he wasn’t wearing the number nine jersey.
Athens Academy senior Graham Blanks stepped away from his duties at the top of the running order for the Spartans on Saturday to travel to Gary, North Carolina where he competed in and won the Great American Cross-Country Festival.
The evolution of Athens Academy senior Kurt Knisely from the 5-year-old who couldn’t wait for Fridays just to see which of the varsity football players he’d get to see opening his mother’s car door.
When Prince Avenue Christian School’s football team runs out on Brad Akins Field to meet rival Athens Academy for the annual Backyard Brawl on Friday night they will do so with the opportunity to of a season.
Homecoming took on a more literal meaning for the Noland family on Friday night. Former Warriors and the eldest sons of Oconee County High School head coach Travis Noland, Abe Noland and Zeb Noland both made it to the sidelines on Friday night after taking time off from their college footbal…