Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Top games: Banneker pursues school record

5:35 am Sep. 21, 2017

When new coach Mario Allen met with the Banneker football players for the first time at the beginning of the summer, there was some skepticism. After all, Allen was about to become the program’s sixth

Seven surprise teams from first half

5:42 am Sep. 19, 2017

The season will approach the halfway point for  most teams this week. Things have held pretty close to form all season – the same teams have been in the top-10 for the last three weeks.

No. 2 Buford falls … Carrollton survives

10:30 am Sep. 16, 2017

It took the No. 8-ranked team in the country to hand Buford its first loss of the season.

The Class AAAAA No. 2-ranked Wolves, playing for the first time in three weeks, lost a 33-27 decision

5 top games: Unique road trip for Flowery Branch

5:43 am Sep. 14, 2017

It will be a homecoming week for Flowery Branch coach Ben Hall, who takes his team on the road for a non-conference game against Jefferson.

Hall coached at Jefferson for four seasons before moving over to

Games to watch: Arabia Mtn. builds on success

6:01 am Aug. 31, 2017

Last season’s success didn’t leave the Arabia Mountain football team feeling satisfied and at ease. If anything, winning the school’s first region championship has helped motivate the Rams to push toward the next level.

“It’s our