‘Battle of Buckhead’ headlines big week

10:13 am Aug. 27, 2015

If you asked alumni from these Westminster and Lovett whether they’d prefer to win a state championship or win the “Battle of Buckhead,” the results might be closer than you think. The rivalry goes that

Offensive replacements show up at Jefferson

7:17 am Aug. 22, 2015

Looks like No. 5 Jefferson has found some replacements for some of the big offensive weapons that graduated from last year’s 12-1 team.

Tailback Colby Wood and quarterback Bryce Moore both looked good when the Dragons

Regions 4 and 8 remain the toughest

6:00 am Aug. 18, 2015

You won’t know the real answers for several months, but it’s always fun to speculate which region is the best. Of course that doesn’t mean the best region will produce a state champion.

In 2014 Region

State golf championship primer

4:34 pm May. 17, 2015

Thirteen teams (seven boys, six girls) will have a chance to win a second straight golf championship on Monday.

Here’s a look at the different classifications:

Class AAAAAA boys, Sunset Country Club, Moultrie: Peachtree Ridge will try to become the first boys team to win back-to-back championships in the highest classification in 10 years on Monday when the Georgia High School Association holds its championships.

The Lions won the title a year ago and

Walton boys, girls aim for rare double

6:00 am May. 8, 2015

Walton will try to accomplish a rare feat on Saturday at the Georgia High School Association’s tennis championships. The Raiders will attempt to become the first school in the largest classification to win the boys and girls titles in the same season since they last did it in 2002.

“We’re so excited,” Walton girls coach Christy Lewis said. “(The boys) had an awesome match in the semifinals. These girls have been

Westminster takes Sutton Invitational

8:51 am May. 7, 2015

Sam Lape of Westminster shot a 73 to win the 12th annual Sutton Invitational, the unofficial middle school state championship, at the Bobby Jones Golf Course in Atlanta.

Westminster won the team title, followed by Harrison

Harrison golfers win Peek Invitational … Calhoun girls make tennis history

7:04 am May. 1, 2015

Harrison, which last week won its region title, continued to gain steam heading into the state tournament by winning the Billy Peek Invitational.

The Hoyas had a 36-hole total of 586, three shots better than Lambert. Cambridge finished third at 599.

The medalist was Austin Manville of Peachtree Ridge, who had rounds of 68-70 for a 138, giving him a one-shot victory over Ben Shipp of Greater Atlanta Christian.

Harrison was led by