Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Read the in-depth stats from Norcross High assistant football coach Corey Richardson.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
The following is a recap of the football game, written by Norcross High assistant football coach Corey Richardson. Last Friday night, your Norcross Blue Devils (8-0, 6-0 Region) beat the Mountain View Bears 48-6. Offense Defense This Week in Football: Thursday, October 25 - Mountain View @ JV 9th Grade @ Mountain View, 6 p.m. Friday, October 26 - Varsity @ Peachtree Ridge, 7:30 p.m. See also: Don’t miss any Norcross news. Subscribe to Norcross Patch’s free newsletter, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
Thursday, November 10, 2011
High School Football Prediction: Hey, why not? Norcross can be tough to beat.
High School Football Prediction Norcross (8-2) at Dacula (7-3) The season began for both of these teams with this same matchup on Aug. 18 (a 35-7 Norcross). That was a long time ago, and things have changed for both teams. The win began a 5-0 start for Norcross, which looked like the team to beat in Region 7-AAAAA until back-to-back losses to North Gwinnett and Peachtree Ridge essentially secured third place for the Blue Devils. Dacula started 0-2, but beat Brookwood in week 3 and finished the season winning six of seven. Norcross, with steady Joseph Wilber at quarterback and a slew of talented offensive players around him, including 1,000-yard rusher Alvin Kamara, has what it takes to win some playoff games. If the Blue Devils can avoid …
Friday, October 28, 2011
Norcross should earn a No. 3 seeding for the playoffs by beating Collins Hill.
Every week, I pick high school football games that are played in Patch coverage areas from Cumming to Stone Mountain. Check out this week's predictions, then let us know how you think your team will fare in the comment box below ... if you dare. Last week’s best picks: King’s Ridge 21, Mount Pisgah 20 (actual score, King’s Ridge 20, Mount Pisgah 14, OT); Tucker 50, Redan 10 (actual score, Tucker 54, Redan 7). Last week’s worst picks: Forsyth Central 28, Creekview 27 (actual score, Creekview 27, Forsyth Central 17); Parkview 21, Brookwood 20 (actual score, Brookwood 23, Parkview 19). Last week's record: 20-2. Overall record: 163-42-1. Are you ready for another round of picks? Collins Hill at Norcross: The winner of this game will likely …
Saturday, September 10, 2011
Blue Devils, who scored 35 points in the first half, are now 3-0.
The Norcross Blue Devils scored 35 points in each of their first two victories this season. They beat that average in the first half Friday on their weay to a 49-14 win over Roswell Friday night at Norcross High. The Blue Devils relied on a potent passing attack and a hard-nosed running game to improve to 3-0. The opening drive for Norcross set the tone for the evening with the backfield tandem of Alvin Kamara and sophomore Myles Autry establishing the run against the Hornets. The drive culminated with an 18-yard touchdown pass from junior quarterback Joseph Wilber to University of Tennessee commit Jason Croom. Wilber continued to air it out on the next drive, finding senior wideout Anthony Autry on an 8-yard dig route that turned into a …