Bruce Thornton

Posted On: 03/7/21 9:54 AM

We had Georgia’s version of Super Saturday going with GHSA playoff semifinal action all over the state, and the games delivered with a slew of fascinating storylines. We highlight a few of them below:


I’ve been highlighting teams with veteran presences and how successful they’ve been in these highly competitive playoffs. That trend continued yesterday with teams featuring tons of experience pushing through the tough moments and showing the need for the kind of poise which only comes from having been there before.

Mt Pisgah, A-Private (W, 66-57 over Christian Heritage) - Five seniors in the starting lineup (and two highly regarded and experienced juniors first off the bench) is all you need to say about this run for the boys from Johns Creek, winners now of 18 of their last 19. Love seeing JoJo Peterson JoJo Peterson 6'4" | PG Mt. Pisgah | 2021 State GA show off his unquestioned talents, my experience seeing him in the past has been a ton of wow moments but a few too many head-scratchers for someone with his kind of ability, but in this his final year he’s doing it all and showing why he has been so highly regarded for so long. The Patriots get ample help from

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