Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Final baseball rankings

4:46 pm Jun. 6, 2017

By Craig Sager Jr.

In Class 7A, Etowah finishes at No. 1 after winning the program’s first state title. The Eagles came out of Region 5 battle tested and entered the playoffs as the No. 4 seed. State runner-up Woodstock was the No. 3 seed out of Region 5 and its No. 2 ranking to close the season is its highest. North Gwinnett entered the playoffs No. 1, but finishes the

Baseball Class AAAAAA Championship: Lee County vs. Pope recap

5:49 pm May. 26, 2017


Game 2

Pope 5, Lee County 1

Pope (34-6) won their third state baseball title Monday afternoon with a two-game sweep of Lee County (28-14) at State Mutual Stadium in Rome. Loading the bases in the bottom of the second, the Greyhounds scored two on a walk and an error before Lee County put up one in the fourth. Pope scored three in the bottom of the fourth on a sacrifice

Final lacrosse rankings

4:06 pm May. 25, 2017

Lassiter made its debut at No. 1 count as the Trojans avenged a 2016 finals loss to Lambert by defeating the Longhorns for the Class 6A-7A boys title. In the Class A-5A boys poll, Westminster used a 10-9 overtime victory in the finals to clinch the state title and the top ranking. Runner-up Lovett finishes second and Greater Atlanta Christian, Blessed Trinity and Marist round out the top 5. Starr’s Mill finishes

Final girls soccer rankings

4:56 pm May. 24, 2017

Lambert finished in the driver’s seat of the state’s highest classifications after a 2-1 win over Grayson in the championship game. Lambert marched through Norcross, Kennesaw Mountain, Walton and Mill Creek n way to the championship game. Grayson moved through North Gwinnett, Lassiter, Milton and South Forsyth to earn a shot at the championship.

Harrison defeated Johns Creek 1-0 in the final game of the year to take the top spot in Class

Final boys soccer rankings

4:54 pm May. 24, 2017

Meadowcreek reigns supreme in the state’s highest classification after moving past Pebblebrook 2-0 in the AAAAAAAA championship game. The Mustangs advanced past South Forsyth, Kennesaw Mountain, Etowah and Roswell for a shot at the title. Second-ranked Pebblebrook made it through Woodstock, Mill Creek, Berkmar and Walton before falling to Meadowcreek.

Chattahoochee holds the top spot in Class AAAAAA after defeating Gainesville 2-0 in the championship game. Past the 3-1 win over Langston Hughes