Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Playoffs? Who’s in, who’s out

5:59 am Oct. 18, 2016

With three weeks left in the regular season, the playoff picture is becoming a little less fuzzy. But with the addition of another classification, there is more uncertainty than in previous seasons. And that means

Epic win for Veterans … Buford pounds away

8:02 am Oct. 15, 2016

Veterans has been to the state playoffs three other times since the program started in 2010, but Friday night’s win over No. 8 Thomas County Central may be its most significant victory.

The win came against

Races tighten … Ola-L. Grove showdown

10:50 am Oct. 13, 2016

By this time, nearly every region in Class AAAAA has more or less identified its team to beat. But the push over the last month offers teams – many of them trying to end some

Stockbridge keeps title … 6 TDs for Ola back

7:12 am Oct. 8, 2016

Looks like Stockbridge isn’t ready to relinquish its throne in Henry County.

The No. 2-ranked Tigers turned away a challenge from No. 10 Woodland on Friday with a 26-10 win in the first-ever meeting between two

Who’s the best QB in AAAAA?

6:51 am Oct. 4, 2016

Who is the best quarterback in Class AAAAA?

That’s an interesting question, because there is not a perfect answer. Each school has different standards and expectations from their quarterback. Some want a thrower, others want a

Upsets add intrigue to playoff picture

7:55 am Oct. 1, 2016

No. 6 Rome and No. 3 Carrollton could be switching spots in the polls this week.

Rome went into Carrollton’s Grisham Stadium and won a crucial Region 7 game on the strength of its running game