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Week 1 volleyball rankings

5:42 pm Aug. 11, 2017

Walton debuts at the top of the state’s highest classification after defeating No. 2 Lassiter last season to take the crown. The win marked the 10th title in Walton history gives it six of the last seven. Lassiter was vying for its first. Lambert, which fell to Lassiter in the semifinals, holds the No. 3 spot.

In AAAAAA, top-ranked Harrison dropped just one game, to No. 2 Alpharetta, throughout the championship

Coming Friday: 2017 AJC Super 11

4:23 pm Aug. 9, 2017

The AJC’s 33rd rendition of the Super 11 — the top high school football players in the state — will be revealed Friday, Aug. 11.

Week 1 volleyball rankings

2:59 pm Aug. 9, 2017

Walton debuts at the top of the state’s highest classification after defeating No. 2 Lassiter last season to take the crown. The win marked the 10th title in Walton history and gives it six of the last seven. Lassiter was vying for its first. Lambert, which fell to Lassiter in the semifinals, holds the No. 3 spot.

In AAAAAA, top-ranked Harrison dropped just one game, to No. 2 Alpharetta, throughout the

Week 1 softball rankings

4:02 pm Aug. 8, 2017

After a 2016 season that saw several first-time champions emerge, one team defend its title for the third year in a row and several championship series that went to the second game, we are ready to kick off the 2017 season.

North Gwinnett debuts at the top of the state’s highest classification after defeating No. 2 Mill Creek in the championship game last season. The win marked the first state title in North

Lacrosse: Blessed Trinity girls top Kell 11-9 for second straight Class A-5A title

12:50 am May. 18, 2017

Blessed Trinity 11, Kell 9

Blessed Trinity captured the program’s second all-time state title by scoring a second consecutive two-goal victory over Kell for the Class A-5A title game. This year’s final was sent to Walton’s Raider Valley after Saturday’s championship at Lakewood Stadium was postponed due to issues with the goals and the lines on the field.

Kell, which came into the finals with the momentum of a grueling schedule that

Lacrosse State Championship Recaps at Lakewood

9:46 pm May. 13, 2017

Class A-5A Boys: Westminster 10, Lovett 9 (OT)

Lovett rallied Saturday night from a 9-5 fourth quarter deficit to force overtime, but Westminster’s Jack Patton netted his third goal of the game to clinch the Wildcats’ fifth all-time state title. The victory, at Lakewood Stadium in south Atlanta, marked Westminster’s fifth straight against their Buckhead rival. The Wildcats’ never trailed and took a 1-0 lead into the second quarter with a David

Soccer State Championship Recaps at McEachern

11:00 pm May. 12, 2017

Class AAAAAAA Boys: Meadowcreek 2, Pebblebrook 0

The stakes Saturday were equal as both programs entered the championship looking for their program’s first-ever state title. Maverick Lobo hustled down a long lob pass, got past Pebblebrook’s last line of defense and sent through the lone goal of the first half. Lobo cushioned the lead with his second goal of the game with 29:55 left. Teammate Henry Benavides assisted on the goal in the