South Rises up for come from behind Region Win

by David Almeda The War Eagles were able to draw closer to visiting North Forsyth at the end of the first half of the teams’ matchup on Friday night, but South went into the locker room still down 24-14 looking for a comeback.…

South dominates lambert to open region play

Throughout Lambert’s 10 years of existence, The Horn has always been a place where South Forsyth’s football team saw a lot of headaches. Heading into the War Eagles’ region opener, they held an 0-4 all-time record at Lambert’s home field.  The hopes…

war eagles roll on homecoming

South Forsyth head coach Jeff Arnette saw a completely different South Gwinnett defense Friday night than he saw on film earlier in the week. “They played more like they did two weeks ago against Central Gwinnett,” Arnette said, referring to the Comets’…

South stings the Jackets for road victory

By Steven Watkins For the Forsyth County News A year removed from the most successful regular season in program history, the South Forsyth football team kicked off the 2018 season with a non-region matchup at Sprayberry. The previous year, the eventual region…

Region Champs!!! South beats West 28-14

South Forsyth defeated West Forsyth 28-14 for the Region 5 title. That’s South Forsyth’s third region title in history, first since 2015. You’re bound to get a positive result if you outscore your opponent every quarter, and that’s just how it played…

War Eagle Seniors lead the way over Central 43-10

By MacKenzie Bates or the Forsyth County News Jared Honey and 29 other South Forsyth seniors went out on a high note in their final regular-season home game. The War Eagles scored 21 straight points in the second quarter, two on turnovers,…

South crushes north 47-10, behind another big defensive effort

The War Eagles defense dominated the game from the start.  Collecting 3 pick 6’s from seniors Jake Wilson, Caleb Outlaw and Junior Landon Sims. The War Eagles defense outscored high power North Forsyth by itself.  Honey racked up another big night with…

South keeps rolling. Big Region win over Milton

Adam Krohn, Atlanta Journal Constitution South Forsyth running back Jared Honey scored twice, using a bruising style that wore the Milton defense down and the War Eagles won 21-13 Friday on the road in a Region 5-AAAAAAA contest. The win pushes the…

Defense Dominates as the War Eagles shutout Lambert 38-0

David Skaggs Forsyth County News No. 5-ranked South Forsyth cruised to their first ever shutout of rival Lambert, 38-0, in both teams’ Region 5-7A opener Friday at War Eagle Stadium. The War Eagles (6-0, 1-0) stuck quick on a 61-yard run by…

HUGE second half pulls South to 5-0

South Forsyth improved to 5-0 with a 37-20 victory over Lassiter.  South trailed 10-9 at half after a big play from Lassiter to close the half.  It didn’t take south long to regain the lead over Lassiter on the back of Jared…