Clinch County High School

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Clinch County High School
Address
863 Carswell St.
Homerville, Georgia 31634
 United States
Coordinates 31°2′56″N 82°45′0″W / 31.04889°N 82.75000°W / 31.04889; -82.75000Coordinates: 31°2′56″N 82°45′0″W / 31.04889°N 82.75000°W / 31.04889; -82.75000
Information
School type Public high school
School district Clinch County School District
Superintendent Donna Ryan
Principal Denise Brown
Grades 812
Gender Co-ed
Color(s) Red and white
        
Athletics conference Region 1-A
Sports Baseball, basketball, cheerleading, football, golf, softball, tennis, track and field
Mascot Panther
Team name Panthers
Rival Charlton County, Lanier County, Atkinson County
Accreditation Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Website

Clinch County High School is a public high school located in Homerville, Georgia, United States. The school is part of the Clinch County School District, which serves Clinch County.

Athletics[edit]

Clinch County has won six state championships in football (1988, 1991, 2002, 2004, 2010, 2015),[1] six state championships in baseball (1986, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1992, 2003),[2] two state championships in boys' basketball (1987, 1989),[3] and four state championships in girls' basketball (1976, 1987, 1991, 1993).[4]

Clinch County won the "Triple Crown" in the 1988-89 school year by winning state titles in football, boys' basketball, and baseball in one academic school year.

Clinch County's football team holds the high-school record for least yards rushing (117) allowed in a 15-game season.[5]

Notable alumni[edit]

  • Eugene Kinlaw - linebacker; NCAA - University of Troy; professional - CFL Calgary Stampeders
  • Boris Lee - linebacker; NCAA - University of Troy; professional - arena football
  • Jonathan Smith - wide receiver; NCAA - Georgia Tech; professional - NFL Buffalo Bills (7th Round 2004) and NE Patriots

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