Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

By-the-numbers look at the final 16 teams

1:56 pm Nov. 16, 2017

Here’s a by-the-numbers look at the second round of the Class AAAAAA playoffs, which will be played Friday and cut the field to the final eight teams.

*52 – Rushing attempts by Allatoona in its 27-7

Times, locations set for first-round games

12:37 pm Nov. 7, 2017

The schedule is set for the first round of the Class AAAAAA football playoffs. All games will be Friday except for Northside-Warner Robins against Brunswick, which will be Saturday night at Glynn County Stadium.

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Tucker, Alpharetta, Dacula roll to region titles

12:33 pm Nov. 4, 2017

Six of the eight Class AAAAAA region titles were still on the line heading into the final weekend of the regular season.

In three of the six title chases, the favored teams won easily. Those would be Tucker (Region 4), Alpharetta (Region 7) and Dacula (Region 8).

Lee County beat Coffee in a winner-take-all battle of Top 5 teams to claim the Region 1 crown, and Evans held off Heritage-Conyers to avoid