Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Top 10 games of Week 10

7:45 am Oct. 19, 2017

Brookwood at Parkview

When, where: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Big Orange Jungle, Lilburn

Records, rankings: Brookwood is 5-2 overall, 3-0 in Region 7-AAAAAAA and No. 7; Parkview is 5-2, 3-0 and unranked.

Last meeting: Brookwood won 24-23 in overtime in 2016.

Things to

Best player in school history: Region 5-AAAAAA teams

7:30 am Oct. 19, 2017

Dual-threat quarterbacks are the trend in football today, but that doesn’t go far enough to describe Eric Berry a decade ago at Creekside.

Berry could run, pass, play defense and return kicks. He was a four-year

Four Questions with Blessed Trinity coach Tim McFarlin

7:20 am Oct. 19, 2017

GHSF Daily asked Georgia head coaches to answer these four questions. We’ll report from a different head coach each day.

Tim McFarlin, Blessed Trinity

1. What is the real difference-maker in winning and losing in Georgia high

Woodward Academy 28, Eastside-Covington 21

11:18 pm Oct. 13, 2017

To begin with, Eastside-Covington and Woodward Academy hardly resembled two teams gunning for the inside track on a region title.

The first four minutes featured a Woodward fumble that kept squirting backward for a 30-yard loss and an Eastside muffed punt on which the visiting Eagles barely escaped disaster.

In the end, No. 9-ranked Woodward (7-1, 4-0 Region 4-AAAA) rode a big second half by junior running back Tahj Gary

Alpharetta 36, Johns Creek 7

10:57 pm Oct. 13, 2017

Relying on a running game that coach Jacob Nichols said was as effective as it’s been all year and a defense that piled up eight sacks and allowed only 5 rushing yards, Alpharetta cruised to a 36-7 win over visiting Johns Creek on Friday night.

The win was the Raiders’ (6-1, 4-0) sixth in a row after a season-opening loss to Milton and maintained their unbeaten record in Region 7-AAAAAA.

“These guys

South Forsyth 21, Milton 13

10:54 pm Oct. 13, 2017

South Forsyth running back Jared Honey scored twice, using a bruising style that wore the Milton defense down and the War Eagles won 21-13 Friday on the road in a Region 5-AAAAAAA contest.

The win pushes

Friday night roundup: FINAL

10:41 pm Oct. 13, 2017


Brookwood 52, Central Gwinnett 28

Central Gwinnett held an early lead, but the Brookwood Broncos took over for the final three quarters and defeated the Black Knights at home. Quarterback Angelo DiSpigna threw the first of his three touchdown passes to Cameron Barrington (28 yards) to tie it at 7-7 midway through the first quarter and his second to Matthew Hill (20 yards) to answer Jarren Williams’ QB keeper and