Dontarius Brookins of Hancock Central became the second running back to rush for more than 400 yards in a game this season last week against Twiggs County. Here are the 400-yard games on record with the Georgia High School Football Historians Association.
476 – Don Calloway, Miller County, vs. Lanier County 1999
469 – Chris Clay, Randolph-Clay, vs. Albany 2007
434 – Michael Franklin, Carver Atlanta, vs. Archer 1987
423 – Keith Henderson, Cartersville, vs. Cass 1984
417 – Champ Bailey, Charlton County, vs. Atkinson County 1995
414 – Selma Calloway, Miller County, vs. Dale County, Ala. 1992
411 – Unray Solomon, Appling County, vs. Hephzibah 1991
402 – Janier Ferguson, Pepperell, vs. Armuchee 2011
402 – Kahlige Fleglar, Glenn Hills, vs. Cross Creek 2013
402 – Dontarius Brookins, Hancock Central, vs. Twiggs County 2013
Which 2012 state champions did not win their regions? (Answer Wednesday)
Answer to Monday’s question: Cartersville has the longest active winning streak in regular-season games with 19.
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