Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Playoff race in Region 6 features familiar faces

9:00 am Sep. 19, 2017

The four playoff teams from 6-AAAAAA in 2016 – Dalton, Harrison, Allatoona and Sequoyah – took a big step toward returning to the top of the standings this season when they won their region openers

The games start to matter in Regions 5 and 7

9:00 am Sep. 7, 2017

Now the games really begin to count.

Region play begins this weekend in 5-AAAAAA and 7-AAAAAA, the two largest regions in the classification with nine football-playing members each.

The pecking order in Region 5 is a little

Tucker looking to complete two-year sweep in Moultrie

9:00 am Aug. 31, 2017

Four of the top seven teams in Class AAAAAA will face ranked opponents from other classifications this week.

Those games include Harrison at North Cobb, Northgate at home against Starr’s Mill, and Lovejoy taking on Stockbridge