Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Championship preview: Peach vs. Calhoun

6:42 pm Dec. 7, 2017

The Class AAA championship game between the second-ranked Peach County Trojans and the fourth-ranked Calhoun Yellow Jackets pits two of the most storied programs in the state, and two of the most successful coaches in the state, against one another at 1 p.m. Friday at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.

Peach Coach Chad Campbell has the second-highest winning percentage among active coaches with at least 100 victories, trailing Ware’s Franklin Stephens. Campbell’s winning percentage

Peach, Calhoun bring storied histories to Class AAA final

5:44 pm Dec. 5, 2017

You could not have picked two better high school football programs, two better coaches, two better fan bases or two better small Georgia towns to represent the state in the Class AAA championship game.

Calhoun and Peach County will play at 1 p.m. Friday for the AAA state title and, in recent years, the fans have gotten used to the trip to Atlanta. The two towns have experienced a combined six state titles, with

Saturday basketball scores

10:38 pm Dec. 2, 2017

Saturday, December 2

Basketball Scores

By Score Atlanta


Americus-Sumter 38, Lee County 35

Athens Academy 52, Lake Oconee 45

Bainbridge 54, Seminole County 21

Baldwin 50, Washington County 48

Beach 54, Brunswick 42

Bradley Central (TN) 76, West Hall 25

Bradwell Institute 51, Liberty County 20

Bryan County 51, Southeast Bulloch 17

Buford 48, Wesleyan 46

Camden County 79, Harvest Community 13

Cedartown 47, Darlington 43

Central-Carroll 42, Northgate 28

Central-Macon 55, Southwest 31

Chamblee 47, Redan 24

Cherokee 54, Creekview 30

Chestatee 39, North Oconee 37

Coahulla Creek

Class AAA Quarterfinal preview

5:22 pm Nov. 22, 2017

The quarterfinals of the Class AAA playoffs feature four highly anticipated games among eight programs with championship pedigrees. The final eight teams feature six ranked programs — including the top 5 — and five region

Friday basketball scores

10:59 pm Nov. 17, 2017

Friday November, 17
Basketball Scores
By Score Atlanta

Basketball scores


Bulloch Academy 62, Cross Creek 58

Cass 56, Hephzibah 47

Dunwoody 58, North Springs 55

East Coweta 75, Carver-Atlanta 56

Flora 52, Baldwin 49

Galloway School 41, Providence Christian 36

Jackson 79, Strong Rock Christian 48

Kennesaw Mountain 79, Chattahoochee 50

King’s Ridge 54, Brookstone 49

Lovejoy 50, Decatur 41

McIntosh 97, New Manchester 62

Milton 75, Dawson Christian 49

Montgomery County 93, Wheeler County 41

Monticello 58, Greene County 49

Mundy’s Mill 65, Luella 41

Pope 65, Sprayberry

Westminster-East Hall highlights Round 2

5:15 pm Nov. 16, 2017

If you are looking for interesting scenarios in the second round of the Class AAA state high school playoffs, you probably should start with Region 7 No. 4-seed East Hall (7-4, 3-3) against Region 5 No. 3-seed Westminster (6-5, 5-2) at Westminster.

What you’ll find is one of the highest-powered offenses in the classification going against a Westminster team decimated with injuries. How bad is it? The Wildcats currently have 17