Spring football preview of Holy Innocents’ Golden Bears

(This is part of the AJC’s “30 in 30″ series — with quick hits on top high school football teams across the metro area and state during spring football practice. We’re doing 30 football teams in 30 days. Click here for a master list. Hey AJC, what about spring sports? You know, the non-football sports? Go here)

Holy Innocents’ has been a model on how to build a football program at a small private school.

The Golden Bears have made the state playoffs the last four years.

Here are the team’s top returning players:

LB/FB Harrison Andros, 6-2, 210: Three-year starter on offense

TE/LB Howard Joe, 6-3, 215: Leading WR from last year.

WR/DB Andy Nichols, 6-1, 180: Very versatile athlete.

OL Evan Thomas, 6-0, 220: Three-year starter.

QB/LB John Galloway, 5-9, 150: Team MVP from last year.

Team: Holy Innocents’ Golden Bears

Spring Game:May 17

Last year’s record: 7-4

Starters lost: 5 on defense, 3 on offense

Head coach: Ryan Livezey

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One comment Add your comment

North Cobb fan

June 4th, 2011
1:22 pm

Would somebody PLEASE put Kennesaw Mountain High School in a region by itself so they can make the playoffs in football for the FIRST time in their 10 year history.