John joined the news team in January 2018 as a multimedia journalist at WALB. John was born in Tallahassee, Florida and moved several times in his life until finally staying in Marietta. He played football and soccer at Wheeler High School and received a full ride to Savannah State University to play football. During his senior year, he was voted 1st team All-Conference and named SBN Sports All-American. He graduated with a degree in mass communications in 2017 and was awarded Dean’s List. While finishing his degree, he worked at WTOC in Savannah where he helped the sports team with Friday night sports. During his free time, John likes staying active and being outdoors. If you have a story idea for John, don't hesitate to reach out!
Every week we get the chance to pick a player who stepped up and helped lead their team to victory.And with the playoffs heating up, it counts now more then ever.So here’s our week 15 Player of the Week.
The last regular-season Game of the Week features a region 1-A showdown between the 9-0 Pelham Hornets and the 8-1 Mitchell County Eagles. This will be the fourth year in a row where one of these teams will walk away, being crowned region champs.