Martin Luther King, Jr Boys Varsity Football

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New Weight-Room

A year ago King Alumn Kevin Byard had his uniform retired here at King.  This year the Tennessee Titans All-Pro Safety donated a new weight-room to our school! Thanks Kevin!

Comeback Kings!

Our Varsity Football team came back from a 6 point deficit in the fourth quarter against Lovejoy to send a 12 -12 game into overtime, and then ended up winning the game 18-12!  Sr. RB Michael Fearn, stepped up with 36 carries for 195 yards.  The defense shutout Lovejoy in the second half and overtime. 

Homecoming Kings!

The Lions are now 4-0 after beating Mundy’s Mill 41 – 25 on Homecoming!  Sr. Jacoby Haynes threw for 195 in the air and ran for 155 on the ground to lead the lions.  Sr. Dequandre Moore had a big receiving day with 3 catches for 90 yards, and 2 touchdowns.  The defense did its

Big Plays!

Big time players, make big time plays, in big time games.  King starts off the season 3-0 after a 14-13 win over Mt. Zion.  This game came down to an 83 yard TD run by Sr. Jacobi Haynes, and a Punt return to the house by Sr. Dequandre Moore!

King 40 Arabia 6

The King’s back!  We’re off to a 2-0 start after blowing out Arabia Mountain 40 – 6.  The game was still a competitive 14 – 0 at the half, but in the second half Sr. QB Jacoby Haynes took over by making plays on the ground and through the air.  Our defense dominated, and so

King 26 Villa Rica 14

The Lions start the year 1-0 after a victory over Villa Rica.  The Lions won this game in the trenches.    The defensive line got penetration, and stuffed the run all night.  Defensive Linemen Marquel Parks and Devon Carmichael were unblockable.  The Lions defense didn’t give up a single point in the second half. The

National Champion

Former Lions Football Player Ravarious Rivers is a National Champion!  Ravarious played WR and DB here at King, and is currently starting at DB for the 2018 Division 2 National Champion Valdosta State Blazers.

Run to Victory!

  Our football team won their first Region Game!  We beat Mount Zion 28-21 on the road.  The key to the game offensively was the offensive line.  They did a great job in the ground game.  This allowed Marcellus Locket to get loose for 101 yards on only 4 carries and Trezond Johnson to added

King 8 SWD 6

Our Football Team beat Southwest Dekalb 8 to 6 in their spring game.  The defense looks like it’s in mid season form.  Holding Southwest to only 6 points is impressive.  On the other side of the ball rising junior, Jacoby Haynes, did a great job at quarterback.  Rising Senior Jaden Wilkerson scored both the touchdown

Voted Most Athletic

The 2017 Senior class has voted Andres Wyatt and Synebia Martin as most Athletic.  Andres plays point guard for our basketball team and corner for the football team.  He also takes snaps at quarterback from time to time. Synebia plays outfield on the softball team, and striker for the soccer team. She also kicked field