Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

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

No. 3 Greater Atlanta Christian vs. Dawson County highlights Class AAA weekend

3:11 pm Nov. 2, 2017

The remaining No. 1 seeds in Class AAA will be up for grabs this week in Regions 2, 7 and 6, while teams in the other five regions fight for what’s left behind programs that already have clinched region titles.

The top game has No. 3 Greater Atlanta Christian (8-1, 5-0) against Dawson County (7-2, 5-0).

“We are excited,” Greater Atlanta Christian coach Tim Hardy said. “I really like the way the

Class AAA playoff picture becoming clearer; several regions decided Friday

3:08 pm Oct. 28, 2017

The biggest statement in Class AAA football might have come from Bremen on Friday night, where the No. 4 Calhoun Yellow Jackets turned the Region 6-South sub-region championship game into a waltz and let the top three teams in the state know that Calhoun deserves to be in the state championship conversation.

Calhoun outclassed previously unbeaten and No. 7 Bremen 48-0. Quarterback Gavin Gray completed eight of 21 passes for 224 yards and

No. 4 Calhoun at No. 7 Bremen highlights Class AAA weekend

3:20 pm Oct. 26, 2017

The low, steady rumble you’ll hear emanating from North Georgia on Friday night could be the ever-present drone of cars traveling up and down I-75. But then again, it could be the pounding feet of the die-hard Calhoun and Bremen fans, who have waited all year for the biggest game to be played in Region 6.

Let’s go with the latter rumble. The No. 4 Calhoun Yellow Jackets (7-1, 3-0) will travel to