Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Lee County, Coffee advance to all-Region 1 final

9:00 am Dec. 2, 2017

It will be an all-Region 1 final next weekend when Coffee takes on Lee County in the Class AAAAAAA championship game at 8 p.m. Friday in Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Coffee, the only No. 2 seed remaining in

No bad losses on these semifinalists’ resumes

12:54 pm Nov. 28, 2017

Good losses. Bad losses. Quality wins.

Those terms are in the news a lot as the College Football Playoff selection committee goes about its business of picking the four teams to compete for the national championship.


South Georgia puts three teams in semifinals

9:00 am Nov. 25, 2017

South Georgia flexed its muscles Friday in the Class AAAAAA quarterfinals, sending three teams to next weekend’s semifinals.

Lee County (Leesburg), Coffee (Douglas) and Glynn Academy (Brunswick) will be joined in the semifinals by Tucker, which

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