Atlanta — April 2, 2002 — "The GNN High School Scoreboard" has been named Best Sports Program in the annual Georgia Associated Press Broadcast Awards. The two-hour show airs live on Friday nights during the high school football season. It is produced in the NewsRadio WGST Newsroom and is hosted by Edgar Treiguts. Also credited with this award are producers Ginger Whatley and Rich Sullivan, South Georgia Correspondent Tommy Palmer, and GNN Operations/Affiliate Relations Director Rob Maynard.
Radio Without A Net
"The GNN High School Scoreboard" airs on Friday nights at 10pm, and features scores from all Georgia High School Association (GHSA) classifications, live reports from play-by-play crews and affiliate reporters across the state, and analysis of high school football. The show originates live once each year from the Georgia Dome to report on the scene Georgia's semi-final round playoff games.
"The GNN High School Scoreboard is truly radio without a net. Our folks get their material for the program as the show goes along and turn it around seamlessly for Georgia's prep football fans. We're honored that the Associated Press chose us over some impressive competition," said Pat McDonnell Vice President and General Manager for Clear Channel Atlanta and the Georgia News Network.