Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Propst favors Grayson 55/45 over Roswell

9:08 pm Dec. 5, 2016

Colquitt County coach Rush Propst has had the displeasure of playing both Grayson and Roswell this season. Roswell defeated Colquitt 34-3 on Sept. 9 in the regular season, and Grayson beat Colquitt 49-21 in the quarterfinals on Nov. 25.

Propst is now guaranteed of having played every state champion in the highest classification since 2009, except for 2014 and 2015, when he was the coach of the state champion. In other

Semifinals in review

8:15 am Dec. 5, 2016


*Roswell 28, Westlake 0: QB Malik Willis, who transferred from Westlake last spring, was 14-of-22 passing for 220 yards. Sheldon Evans rushed for 87 yards on 16 carries. Westlake was held to 139 yards of

Maxwell Semifinal Summary: Grayson presses in on historic elite

8:05 am Dec. 5, 2016

The Maxwell Ratings will rank Georgia’s 420 teams throughout the 2016 season. The ratings are based entirely on historical performance and on field results and do not consider personnel changes on the roster or coaching staffs.

Interesting results:
– By coupling a roster full of Division I talent with one of the most successful coaches in Georgia high school football history, Grayson has produced a nearly perfect machine.  Except for the season

Four Questions with retired coach Larry Campbell

8:00 am Dec. 5, 2016

Today, our Four Questions feature is answered by retired coach Larry Campbell of Lincoln County, who retired after the 2013 season with 477 wins, the most in state history, and 11 state championships. He remains involved

All-region teams: Huntley, Cox earn top honors in 4-AAAAA

7:30 am Dec. 5, 2016

Here is the all-region team for 4-AAAAA, as voted by the league’s coaches:

Offensive player of the year: RB Caleb Huntley, Locust Grove, Sr.

Defensive player of the year: DE Brenton Cox, Stockbridge, Jr.

Special teams player of the year: RET

All-region teams: Foster, Eldridge named top players in 7-AA

7:10 am Dec. 5, 2016

Here is the all-region team for 7-AA, as voted by the league’s coaches:

Offensive player of the year: QB Isaac Foster, Chattooga, Sr.

Defensive player of the year: LB Kyler Eldridge, Model, Sr.

First-team offense

QB – Isaac Foster, Chattooga, Sr.