Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Weekend schedule takes a hit from winter storm

7:00 am Jan. 6, 2017

Five ranked Class AAAAAA girls basketball teams and four top 10 boys teams opened the 2017 portion of their schedules on Tuesday, combining to win eight of the nine games.

Those games could be the highlight

Where the teams stand as post-holiday play resumes

9:30 am Jan. 3, 2017

With the holiday tournaments behind them and the school break almost complete, Class AAAAAA basketball teams turn their attention this week to the heart of the schedule.

Five of the top 10 girls teams and four

Valdosta, Tucker roll into championship game

9:30 am Dec. 3, 2016

Dalton’s dreams of a perfect season came to an end Friday night in the Class AAAAAA semifinals. So did Northside-Warner Robins’ hopes of an all-Region 1 championship game.

The losses by the Catamounts and Eagles left

Tucker, Dalton stand in Region 1’s way

9:30 am Nov. 29, 2016

Northside (Warner Robins) at Tucker

When, where: 7:30 p.m. Friday, James R. Hallford Stadium, Clarkston

Records, rankings: Northside is 11-2, the No. 2 seed from Region 1-AAAAAA and No. 5; Tucker is 12-1, the No. 1 seed from 4-AAAAAA

Four top-five teams reach the semifinals

9:00 am Nov. 26, 2016

For all the talk of how wide open the Class AAAAAA playoff bracket was this season, it has turned out about the way one might have expected going into next weekend’s semifinals.

All four of the