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Johns Creek takes out Woodstock

By Score Atlanta

Woodstock head coach Brent Budde was certainly motivated when the Wolverines stepped onto the field tonight after a disappointing 4-6 record last season. Memories of deflating injuries and lopsided losses were still fresh in the minds of the hosting Wolverines as Johns Creek visited the Woodshed. Before there would be an opportunity to restore excitement in Town Lake by starting 2012 off strong, everything was spoiled by a Gladiator shutdown as Johns Creek prevailed 28-0.

Budde and his team did not appear synchronized for the majority of the game, and on the opening possession, running back Trey Alexander fumbled. Johns Creek took possession and Mike Cloy’s talented offense, led by senior quarterback Skye Overton, quickly took control of the game.

Woodstock’s defense did a good job in the early action of being aggressive against the spread but that success was short-lived. Late in the first quarter while backed up at the Johns Creek nine yard line, Overton was …

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10 best games of Week 1

Brookwood vs. Walton

When, where: 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Georgia Dome, Atlanta

Rankings: Brookwood (8-4 in 2011) is unranked in AAAAAA; Walton (14-1 in 2011) is No. 4 in AAAAAA.

Last meeting: Brookwood won 27-10 in 2010.

Three things to know: 1. Brookwood’s Shaun McGee, a 6-foot-3, 230-pound linebacker, has committed to Georgia. He also spent time at fullback, nose guard and defensive end last season. 2. Walton running back Tyren Jones, who has committed to Alabama, led the state in rushing last season with 2,375 yards. He and teammate Brandon Kublanow, a 6-foot-3, 290-pound center, were named to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super 11. 3. Brookwood and Walton each made an appearance in the Class AAAAA championship game in the past two seasons. Brookwood beat Colquitt County 52-38 to win the title in 2010, and Walton lost to Grayson 24-0 last season. Brookwood leads the series with the Raiders 3-1.

Cedar Grove at Tucker

When, where: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Hallford Stadium, …

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The weekend football schedule

Aug. 23

Johns Creek at Woodstock
Howard at Jones County
Clarke Central at North Oconee

Aug. 24

Clarkston at Arabia Mountain
East Gadsden, FL at Bainbridge
Westminster at Blessed Trinity
Baconton Charter at Brantley County
Clinch County at Brooks County
Osborne at Chapel Hill
Carrollton at Douglas County
Washington County at Eagles Landing Christian Academy
Aquinas at East Laurens
Metter at Emanuel County Institute
Sequoyah at Etowah
Murphy, NC at Fannin County
Athens Academy at Glascock County
McIntosh County Academy at Glynn Academy
Stone Mountain at Greater Atlanta Christian
Cross Creek at Greenbrier
Towns County at Hayesville, NC
Appling County at Jeff Davis
Fitzgerald at Jefferson County
West Hall at Johnson, Gainesville
Holy Innocents at Lakeside, DeKalb
Calvary Day at Landmark Christian
Atkinson County at Lanier County
Americus-Sumter at Lee County
South Atlanta at Lithonia
Newnan at Marietta
Campbell at Morrow
Mt Vernon Presbyterian at Mount Pisgah Christian
New …

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