Evans wins in last-second thriller

...before the Knights' Sean Vandiver dove on the onside kick ? giving them a final chance.A choked-up Evans coach Marty Jackson said, "The surest way to be successful is to try one more time, and I think they believe it."The Panthers (6-3...

Lakeside, Evans battle for different stakes in rivalry game

...winning the county crown."We're not the only team that has had to reset goals this time of the year," Evans coach Marty Jackson said. "We're going to try to win the county championship. It's a good opportunity for us. Lakeside's a great...

Aquinas football's growth has reached new heights this season

...coach Matt LeZotte (28-16 from 2009-2012) built. Douglas and LeZotte had continued the work of former coaches Marty Jackson and Jim Connor. Leonard said Connor, now the defensive coordinator, was the one who got the players a legitimate...

Columbia County schools have more drug cases than Richmond County

...visit their homes search through their medicine cabinets and obtain the drugs as well," Epter said. It's scary."Marty Jackson, the head football coach of the Evans High School, said he knows pills have a presence in Columbia County schools...

Stress takes toll on health of coaches

...stress-induced business. ... In chasing that bouncing ball, coaches neglect their health."At Evans, coach Marty Jackson almost cracked during the summer. With a heat-index policy and concussion rules piling onto his list of responsibilities...

Houston County jumps to early lead to beat Evans

...for 93 passing yards and 53 rushing yards, including all three interceptions."We didn't quit," Knights coach Marty Jackson said. "We played our tails off. Turnovers were the difference. We can't turn the ball over that much against...

North Augusta rebounding strongly after loss

...play-calling. And our kids feed off that."STRONG IN LOSS: Evans failed to generate drives on Friday night, but coach Marty Jackson said he was proud of how his defense stepped up against Houston County."The defense fought their butts off," he...

New tools build quick gameplans

Evans players stop by coach Marty Jackson's desk after every practice to get a better read on their...DVDS: Evans football players can pick up a DVD from coach Marty Jackson's office containing game films that they can study at home...

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Knights have put their 2008 finish behind them

...after Evans' first loss last year and Knights coach Marty Jackson said he wanted to see how his team would respond. But...fastenau@augustachronicle.com. EVANS KNIGHTS Coach: Marty Jackson (seventh season) Region: GHSA 3-AAAA Last year...

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Coach looks to the past for future improvements

...well with Evans football coach Marty Jackson. The lack of leadership on the...them." Evans Knights Coach: Marty Jackson (fifth year with team, 19th...place at the skill positions, and Marty Jackson has his system firmly established...

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