Howard’s 20-14 victory over East Laurens on Friday ended a 24-game losing streak. Here are the longest active losing streaks in the state:
49 – Meadowcreek
34 – North Springs*
34 – Crawford County
25 – Jordan
21 – Atkinson County
19 – Murray County*
17 – Social Circle*
17 – Columbus
16 – SW Atlanta Christian
15 – Montgomery County
14 – Cross Keys
12 – Groves
11 – Central, Talbotton
11 – Heritage, Ringgold
11 – Forest Park
*Forfeits prevent North Springs (40), Murray County (26) and Social Circle (22) from having longer losing streaks.
Robby Pruitt of Coffee got his 300th coaching victory on Friday against Ware County. Of those 300, Pruitt has won 133 in Georgia and 167 in Florida. Five other Georgia coaches have achieved their 300th victory while coaching in Georgia, but with a number of those victories coaching out of state. Who are the five? (Answer Wednesday)
Answer to Monday’s question: Norcross was the team that defeated North Gwinnett in 2006, when the Bulldogs started the season 9-0 and were most recently ranked No. 1.
“I think everyone should take the attitude that we’re working to be a champion, that we want to be a champion in everything we do. Every choice, every decision, everything we do every day, we want to BE A Champion.” (Nick Saban)
- Central of Carroll coach Rico Zackery
GHSF Daily asked coaches during the offseason if they have a favorite quote, saying or motto. We’ll run a different one each day. Coaches are invited to add to our list.
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