Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

First place at stake in six Class AAAAAA regions

9:00 am Oct. 12, 2017

Region play is finally under way in all eight Class AAAAAA regions with just four weekends remaining in the regular season.

Coffee of 1-AAAAAA and Richmond Hill of 2-AAAAAA are the final teams that have not

Playoff scramble is under way in rugged Region 1

9:00 am Oct. 10, 2017

It’s a well-known story by now.

Houston County was 6-0 and ranked No. 1 in Class AAAAAA last season when it began region play in 1-AAAAAA.

The Bears then dug themselves a hole with a 55-29 loss

Sequoyah-South Cobb has the feel of a play-in game

9:00 am Oct. 5, 2017

Region 6-AAAAAA isn’t one of those subdivided regions in the smaller classifications that have “play-in games” to determine their playoff teams.

However, this week’s matchup between Sequoyah and South Cobb in Austell might qualify as one