Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

What to watch: Week 1

2:14 pm Aug. 17, 2017

The top Class AA game of opening week is without question No. 3 Fitzgerald at No. 2 Hapeville Charter, a rematch of last year’s AA semifinals which the Purple Hurricane won 42-21. For more on

State rep, Milton principal tweak GHSA on Twitter

11:15 am May. 23, 2017

Almost immediately after the Milton girls lacrosse team won its 11th state title in 13 seasons, state Rep. Chuck Martin and Milton principal Brian Jones jumped on Twitter to take direct shots at the GHSA over

A-5A championships; 6A-7A semifinals

11:13 am May. 16, 2017

On Saturday, both A-5A championships were scheduled to be played at Atlanta’s Lakewood Stadium, with the girls taking the field at 2 p.m. and the boys playing at 5 p.m. However,

Round 2 recaps: A-5A

10:20 am May. 9, 2017

Round 2 of the A-5A lacrosse tournaments were completed on Saturday. Because A-5A is a 16-team bracket, Round 2 winners are in the semifinals, which will be played on Wednesday. On the boys’ side, the

Round 1 recaps

10:31 am May. 5, 2017

Round 1 is mostly in the books for all four brackets. Round 2 will take place on Saturday for the A-5A boys and girls, and on May 8-9 for the 6A-7A boys and girls.


State tournament predictions

2:52 pm May. 2, 2017

It’s postseason time, which means it’s time for my annual predictions. Last year, I correctly picked the boys champions in both classifications (Lambert, AAAAAA; Allatoona, A-AAAA) and picked the correct matchups