Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Quarterfinal matchups: Few longshots remain

4:56 pm Feb. 27, 2017

Cinderella is still very much alive in the Class AAAAA boys tournament, where two of the remaining eight teams entered the playoffs out of the rankings.

The biggest longshot is Lithonia, which finished fourth in the

More second-round updates … schedule finalized

11:00 pm Feb. 23, 2017

Miller Grove’s Maurice Harvey (Photo – Mark Brock)

The coin flips have been completed and all the sites for the third round of the Class AAAAA playoffs have been determined. The schedule is listed below.

Buford boys

Top-ranked Buford boys, Griffin girls face tough roads to title

5:37 am Feb. 14, 2017

The Buford boys and Griffin girls enter the state tournament as the No. 1 ranked teams in Class AAAAA. But the trek to the title game won’t be easy for either team, who will be tested early and had the misfortune of landing in a difficult side of the bracket.

Buford (24-2) won the Region 8 championship by beating No. 2-ranked Cedar Shoals for the third time this season – on