Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Region races taking shape in the final three weeks

4:44 pm Jan. 17, 2017

With just three weeks left until the region tournaments begin, the Class AAA races across the state are taking shape. Going into the Tuesday games, here’s a look at each region to see which teams are leading and which could make a run:

Region 1: Boys — Monroe is 3-0 in region play and leads Crisp County (1-1). Ulysses Williams is leading the Monroe Tornadoes in scoring with 21 points per

Top teams gearing up for final stretch

3:47 pm Jan. 10, 2017

As we move toward the final month of the season, here’s a look at what some of the top teams did during the break.

The second-ranked Westside-Macon (10-3, 4-1) boys had a strong showing by winning

A look back at the Class AAA season

4:31 pm Dec. 15, 2016

The 2016 season is in the books, and a first time champion, Cedar Grove, has been crowned.

The Saints overcame a strong Greater Atlanta Christian program in the final game of the season in the Georgia

GAC, Cedar Grove feature two of the best quarterbacks in the nation

3:39 pm Dec. 8, 2016

The Class AAA championship game between Greater Atlanta Christian, the top seed from Region 7, and Cedar Grove, the No. 2 seed from Region 5, will feature two of the most high-powered offenses in the state, led by two of the best pro-style quarterbacks in the nation.

Neither program has been successful in the final game of the year. Cedar Grove lost to Cartersville in 1991. GAC lost to Benedictine in