Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Baseball playoff draws: Blessed Trinity-Cartersville is first-round jewel

7:20 pm Apr. 24, 2017

A couple of months ago, Blessed Trinity and Cartersville were so hot that they were ranked in the top 20 of MaxPreps’ national baseball rankings.

Now, these two Georgia state powers are meeting in the first round of the state playoffs, which start Friday. (See playoff pairings below, with each team’s seed and state ranking.)

The Blessed Trinity-Cartersville is the best of several strong matchups. Others include No. 4 Harrison at No.

Valdosta lefty Hall heads list of Georgia’s top 10 baseball prospects

12:21 pm Mar. 28, 2017

Ten Georgia high school players are Baseball American’s list of the top 100 senior prospects in the country. Here is a closer look at each with an update in most cases of how their senior seasons are going.

Georgia is fertile territory for center fielders. Five of the 10 below are playing center field for their high school teams.

4. D.L. Hall, Valdosta (LHP) – Hall, a Florida State signee, led

DeKalb All-Star Game is Thursday

10:31 am Mar. 20, 2017

Some of the top senior basketball players from DeKalb County will meet in the annual All-Start Game on Thursday at Miller Grove. The girls game begins at 4 p.m., with the boys to follow at