This week’s matchups

3:45 pm Sep. 3, 2015

This week features several big games for Class AA.

The Fitzgerald Purple Hurricanes, ranked No. 2, travels to face the Irwin County Indians, the No. 6 team in Class A. The Indians are 1-0-1 after opening

Keeping the ‘Pace’

1:52 pm Sep. 1, 2015

How about Pace Academy?

The Knights beat Our Lady of Mercy 34-3 and it doesn’t appear they have mercy for anyone else remaining on their schedule.

Going down the checklist of the Knights’ opponents, the date to

AA blog: Week 2 matchups

1:43 pm Aug. 27, 2015

There’s no topping the quality of matchups involving Class AA teams from Week 1, at least not this week. However, Week 2 features plenty of action worth following.

There are two top 10 matchups for AA

AA blog: Top 10 shakes up

6:59 pm Aug. 25, 2015

With half of the top 10 teams in Class AA losing in Week 1, a rankings makeover was anticipated.

Luckily for the teams that lost, they keep their top 10 status. While a few teams fell

AA blog: GAC-Benedictine matchup lives up to hype

12:05 pm Aug. 22, 2015

When the season opener is a rematch of the previous year’s state championship game, and it’s a No. 1 vs. No. 3 matchup, an exciting game is anticipated. Fans weren’t disappointed, as defending state champs

Big matchups for AA teams kick off the season

11:46 am Aug. 20, 2015

Not too often in high school football is the season opener a rematch of the state championship game. Yet for Class AA’s Benedictine Cadets and Greater Atlanta Christian Spartans, that’s exactly the case.

As discussed

Benedictine looks to defend AA title

3:09 pm Aug. 18, 2015

The 2014 season saw the Benedictine Cadets win their first state title in program history with a dominant 45-21win over the GAC Spartans in the championship game.

As a result, the Cadets open the

Lacrosse: Rematch set for A-AAAAA girls title game; Roswell boys looking for repeat

11:44 am May. 14, 2015

In terms of competitiveness and heart-stopping finishes, it’ll be tough for the Kell and Westminster girls to top in the state championship game the shows they put on in their respective semifinals.

Defending state champion Kell overcame a three-goal, second-half deficit against top-ranked Cambridge, and goalie Hanna Rosen protected the lead down the stretch as the Lady Longhorns advanced with a 15-13 win on Wednesday.

Westminster’s finish was even more thrilling. The

Lacrosse: Familiar foe stands in way of Milton’s 10th title

10:44 am May. 13, 2015

The Milton girls are one win away from extending their string of lacrosse dominance to more than a decade. The Lady Eagles (17-4), who have won five straight state titles and nine of 10 since the GHSA began sanctioning the sport, defeated Chattahoochee, 23-10, in Tuesday’s semifinal matchup.

Awaiting them in Saturday’s championship game will be a familiar foe. Walton (15-6), which lost to Milton 16-13 in last year’s title game,

Lacrosse semifinals preview: Upsets sweep top boys teams out of AAAAAA

10:36 pm May. 9, 2015

All season, the Class AAAAAAA boys rankings have been dominated by Area 3, as Johns Creek, Lambert and Centennial occupied the top three spots for the majority of the spring. The trio earned their status with repeated big wins over respected opponents both within Georgia’s borders and beyond.

But when the semifinals are played this week, no Area 3 schools will be taking part. As part of a flurry of tightly