At any level, sports gives fans a community with a common cause. It provides a level of entertainment few other pursuits can provide, because it can, almost simultaneously, hand us the “thrill of victory” and the “agony of defeat.”
Roswell senior quarterback Robbie Roper had a standout performance with six touchdowns to lead the Hornets to a 45-26 win over South Forsyth at home.
ALPHARETTA 35, CHATTAHOOCHEE 0
Forsyth Central will be under new leadership in 2021 with head coach David Rooney taking over the program.
Tim McFarlin, who has over 40 years of coaching experience in North Fulton at Milton, Roswell and Blessed Trinity, will lead Fellowship with four state championships, nine region titles and nearly 200 wins to his name.
Pinecrest head coach Shawn Coury, entering his second season at the helm, said the state title “absolutely” energized the program, and the team is making positive progress in its transition back to 11-man play.