Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Playoff scramble begins in Regions 1 and 8

9:30 am Oct. 4, 2016

The week we’ve all looked forward to is finally here – the week when the powerhouse teams of 1-AAAAAA begin region play.

Without question, all five teams are good enough to be in the playoffs. Unfortunately,

Alexander, Mays ascend to first place in Region 5

1:29 pm Oct. 1, 2016

Alexander and Mays are tied for first place in Region 5-AAAAAA after Alexander’s 21-14 victory Friday over fifth-ranked Northgate in the biggest matchup in Class AAAAAA this weekend.

No. 10 Alexander (5-0, 3-0) won the back-and-forth

Harrison, Dalton emerge as best in Region 6

2:24 pm Sep. 27, 2016

Harrison has the best overall record (5-0), region record (2-0), ranking (No. 6) and victory (43-19 overall Allatoona last week) among the teams in Region 6-AAAAAA, and the Hoyas are well on their way to

Harrison positioned for run at region title

9:30 am Sep. 24, 2016

Harrison hasn’t won a region title since 2005, but it’s going to make a run at one this year.

The seventh-ranked Hoyas emerged as perhaps the team to beat in Region 6-AAAAAA with a 43-19 victory