Local rivalries highlight AAA schedule

6:06 am Sep. 3, 2015

This isn’t a great week for competition on Class AAA. There are a few regional rivalries that will be contested to keep things interesting.

Here’s a look at this week’s top games:

Jackson  vs. Decatur at Grady

AAA freshmen, sophomores step up early

6:00 am Sep. 1, 2015

This is the time of year when high school fans are introduced to a whole new crop of young names. They were anonymous to many just days ago, but now they’re being talked about by

Football

Jefferson 32, Winder-Barrow 17

12:40 am Aug. 29, 2015

By Score Atlanta

Class AAA

Jefferson 32, Winder-Barrow 17

How the game was won: After a back and forth struggle, Jefferson’s Bryce Moore hit Colby Wood on a 20-yard touchdown pass with 2:01 remaining in the third quarter to give the Dragons a 20-17 advantage. From that point on in the game, the Dragons held the Bulldoggs to just 18 yards of total offense.

Top performers: Sophomore Colby Wood powered the Dragons with 239 yards on

Westminster 26, Lovett 23

10:53 pm Aug. 28, 2015

Westminster held off Lovett 26-23 at Kilpatrick Stadium on Friday to win the Battle of Buckhead for the second consecutive year and the fifth time in seven seasons.

The Wildcats, ranked No. 3 in Class AAA,

‘Battle of Buckhead’ headlines big week

10:13 am Aug. 27, 2015

If you asked alumni from these Westminster and Lovett whether they’d prefer to win a state championship or win the “Battle of Buckhead,” the results might be closer than you think. The rivalry goes that

Offensive replacements show up at Jefferson

7:17 am Aug. 22, 2015

Looks like No. 5 Jefferson has found some replacements for some of the big offensive weapons that graduated from last year’s 12-1 team.

Tailback Colby Wood and quarterback Bryce Moore both looked good when the Dragons