Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

AA in brief: the calm before the storm

10:38 am Dec. 5, 2017

We’re just days away from the conclusion of the Class AA football season, which will end on Saturday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium when the Rabun County Wildcats and Hapeville Charter Hornets take the field in the

Friday night recap: Semifinals

7:22 am Dec. 2, 2017

The Class AA championship is set. The No. 5 Rabun County Wildcats (14-0) will play the No. 2 Hapeville Charter Hornets (13-1) next Saturday at 1 p.m. at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

The Hornets edged Heard County on

Semifinals previews

12:03 pm Nov. 30, 2017

For four Class AA teams, a trip to the brand new Mercedes-Benz Stadium is just a win away. On Friday, the No. 9 Heard County Braves will host the No. 2 Hapeville Charter Hornets, and

AA in brief: Predictions autopsy

1:59 pm Nov. 28, 2017

For the first time since I started doing predictions in 2014, I made it through the first two rounds unscathed. So it’s only natural that my predictions took an irreparable hit in the quarterfinals. I

Friday night recap: Quarterfinals

7:22 am Nov. 25, 2017

Welp, the quarterfinals are in the books so let’s cut right to the chase: there will be a new AA champion by the end of this year’s playoffs, as top-ranked defending champs Benedictine lost at

Thanksgiving megablog: Predictions, previews, briefs

10:08 am Nov. 22, 2017

Thanksgiving is fast approaching and with this being a holiday week, I’m combining Tuesday and Thursday’s posts into one megablog, where 1) we’ll go over my predictions from the second round, 2) preview the quarterfinals

Friday night recap: Round 2

8:18 am Nov. 18, 2017

Of all the second round games in the Class AA playoffs, perhaps none was more exciting than the No. 9 Callaway Cavaliers at the Rockmart Yellow Jackets, where the Cavs pulled out a clutch 40-35

What to watch: Rockmart in an upset?

11:46 am Nov. 16, 2017

Round 2 of the Class AA playoffs begins on Friday and by the time the dust settles, we will know who the quarterfinalists are. GHSF Daily previews second round matchups for all classifications, including AA,