Flowery Branch pair signs football scholarships to Division II McKendree
February 4, 2015 by Gainesville Times
Caden Cooper, Cole Ford will continue friendship as Bearcats in Lebanon, Ill. Before Caden Cooper and Cole Ford became close friends and senior leaders for the Flowery Branch football team, the pair opened their high school careers at Mill Creek High in Hoschton.
Late Rally Keeps Falcons Playoff Hopes Alive
November 1, 2014 by Access North Georgia
CONYERS -- Flowery Branch keep its slim playoff hopes alive with a thrilling 7-6 win over Salem Friday night in a must-win Region 8-AAAAA victory. Freshman quarterback Nick Lance, coming in late in the game for Jasen Johnson, completed a huge pass to Cortez Davis down to the Seminoles 9 on a 4th-and-17 play. Tthat set lance’s game-winning TD pass on the next play. The Falcons defense played perhaps its best game of the season holding Salem (5-4, 5-3) to just two field goals. The Seminoles came into the game averaging 23.7 points a game. “No doubt the victory was due to our defense,” Flowery Branch coach Chris Griffin said. “Us holding them to two FG is quite an accomplishment.”
Flowery Branch Rushes for 447 yards en route to win over Apalachee
October 18, 2014 by Access North Georgia
Flowery Branch got on track with its rushing game at the expense of Apalachee on Friday night. The Falcons rolled up 447 yards on the ground en route to a 52-28 victory over the Wildcats in Bethlehem. Jasen Johnson did much of the damage for Flowery Branch (3-4, 2-4 Region 8-AAAAA), rushing for 193 yards and two touchdowns on 15 carries. The sophomore quarterback also threw for a score, passing for 80 yards. Trey Wilcoxson also put up 126 yards rushing on 15 attempts.
Flowery Branch community mourns loss of warrior Coker
July 16, 2014 by Access North Georgia
FLOWERY BRANCH -- The Flowery Branch community lost a beloved member this week, and Flowery Branch High School Principal Dr. Jason Carter says that the Falcons express their sincerest condolences to the family of Sharon and Miles Coker over the loss of their son Keaton Coker, who died on the evening of July 15, following a long ... A great tribute to Keaton's positive attitude in light of extremely difficult circumstances in battling cancer came on the evening of June 15, 2014 on the campus of Georgia Tech.
Branch's Keaton Coker crowned Georgia's 'Most Positive Athlete'
June 19, 2014 by Access North Georgia
ATLANTA -- Flowery Branch High School football player Keaton Coker was named the 2013-14 Most Positive Male Athlete at the inaugural Positive High School Athlete Awards on Saturday in Atlanta. Coker was presented the award by former Georgia ...