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2017 Scholar Athletes

Picture from left to right Melvin Blocker, Kyra Watts, Ebitimi Orubina, Raven Mitchell and Charles Battles. This years group is a terrific group. Not picture above is Spencer Fenelon.. To receive this honor you must have a 3.5 gpa or higher. This group blew the minimum out of the water. All of the honorees are

2017 Boys Soccer Team makes the state playoffs for the first time in a decade.

The boys soccer team has been steadily improving of the last couple of years. Head Coach Earl Simmonds has had two heartbreak years where they should have made it but fell short.This year the guys pulled it out and made it as a 4 seed. I know coach was disappointed with the seeding because he

Miracles: Jim Abbott, Kevin Ewing and The Code

  Miracles: Jim Abbott, Kevin Ewing and The Code   The miracle wasn’t that Jim Abbott had a ten year major league career, or that he threw a no-hitter for the Yankees in 1993. The miracle was that he had no right hand. His career inspired Kevin Ewing, a high school senior and also a

New rule for Basketball in the upcoming season.

Official Warning for Misconduct Given to Coaches in Basketball By NFHS on May 11, 2017 nfhs news Share Effective with the 2017-18 high school basketball season, play will be stopped and an official warning will be given to the head coach – and recorded in the scorebook – for misconduct by the coach or other

Carmouche signs to University of South Florida

Mount Zion High School Senior Track and Field standout Imani Carmouche has signed a scholarship to further her education and compete in Track and Field at The University of South Florida. Carmouche is the defending AAAA State Champion in the High Jump in the State of Georgia. Imani will be competing in the 2017 GHSA

Several of our wrestlers made the all county team.

2016-17 All-Clayton County Wrestling Team By Luke Strickland JONESBORO — The 2016-17 All-Clayton County Wrestling Team can be seen below. Wrestler of the Year: Tyler Person, Morrow Person went 22-3 this season for the Mustangs. He finished second in Class AAAAA in the 160-pound weight class at the GHSA state championships and won an individual

Which region’s high schools had the strongest NFL Draft? – Presented by VNN

The NFL Draft took place last week in Philadelphia. Held on the Rocky Steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, it was the first draft held entirely outdoors, and was the most attended in history with more than 250,000 people attending. Over three days, all 32 NFL teams chose players who they hope could be the future