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Strom Thurmond ready for more success after offseason change

...new" guys taking the pair's roles are Tyree Stidem, from receiver to quarterback, and Antwaun Hillary, from offensive coordinator to head coach. Hillary was also a former star at Strom Thurmond, where he was first team all-area as a senior for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-08-20/strom-thurmo
Atlanta Falcons make progress against the run

...as their defense finished last in third-down efficiency and their offensive line all but collapsed.Smith and defensive coordinator Mike Nolan have changed the base scheme to a 3-4 front. Bulk was added on the line in free agency with the signings of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-20/atlanta-falcons-make-progress
No. 9 Gamecocks turn to youth in secondary

...in school, the two joined Harris and turned their approach to the practice field and made a fast impression. Defensive coordinator Lorenzo Ward said the secondary gave up fewer long balls at a scrimmage this past Saturday than in the Gamecocks' first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-20/no-9-gamecocks-turn-youth
Lakeside-North Augusta is 'Chronicle' Game of the Week

...new head coaches this season, with the Panthers bringing in Westside's Steve Hibbitts (a former North Augusta defensive coordinator), and the Yellow Jackets going with Brian Thomas, who was previously at Northern Guilford (N.C.).The two teams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-08-20/lakeside-nor
North Augusta enters season with new faces, same expectations

...Northern Guilford in North Carolina, where his team went 12-3 in his one year as head coach. He was previously defensive coordinator during the team's three-year run of state championships from 2010-12.North Augusta coordinators Craig Gilstrap and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-08-18/north-augusta-enters-
Kevin Banks brings new energy to Lincoln County program after replacing coaching legend Larry Campbell

...the center and try to run the football."Banks hired former Thomson offensive line coach Sean Patrick to be his offensive coordinator, and the Red Devils are going to get back to a predominantly wing-T approach.The most glaring need is to fill the void...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-08-19/kevin-banks-
Georgia Tech's Ted Roof believes his defense is in 'better place'

ATLANTA - Georgia Tech defensive coordinator Ted Roof was pleased with the effort of his unit during Saturday's scrimmage, the Yellow Jackets' second of the fall.Following...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2014-08-16/georgia-techs-ted-roof-be
Fox Creek motivated after feeling 'cheated' by SCHSL points system last year

...coach Russ Schneider has a staff loaded with coaching experience.Offensive coordinator Mickey Derrick was Greenbrier's head coach from 1999-2005. Defensive coordinator Richard Brady was a previously head coach at Crescent, among other places...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-08-17/fox-creek-mo
Westside looking to take next step in playoffs

...is an Alabama native who played free safety at Samford University, which featured head coach Terry Bowden and offensive coordinator Jimbo Fisher. Tate brought previous head coaching experience with him to Westside, going 17-24 in four seasons at Cross...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-08-17/westside-looking-take
Dream 16: Thomson's Jaquez Hart eager to continue being a team player

...experience in the skill positions, Hart and the rest of the linemen will be solid up front under the direction of defensive coordinator Lee Hutto.The junior also said the coaches have kept things simple in hopes of reaching the state playoffs for the fifth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-08-16/dream-16-tho