Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

Boys Soccer Playoffs Schedules/Scores

11:35 am Apr. 26, 2017


The first round of the playoffs for Class A-AAAA is April 26 and April 28 for Class AAAAA-AAAAAAA.


First Round


R8#3 Archer 1 at R6#2 Collins Hill 4

R2#4 East Coweta 0 at R4#1 Walton 2

R1#3 Tift County 1 at R3#2 Hillgrove 2

R7#4 Central Gwinnett 1 at R5#1 Lambert 2

R6#3 Mill Creek 5 at R8#2 Rockdale County 0

R4#4 Woodstock 0 at R2#1 Pebblebrook 1

R3#3 Marietta 2 at R1#2 Colquitt County 1

R5#4 Forsyth Central 0 at R7#1

Girls Soccer Playoffs Schedules/Scores

4:35 pm Apr. 25, 2017


The first round of the playoffs for Class A-AAAA is April 25 and April 27 for Class AAAAA-AAAAAAA.


Playoff brackets

First Round


R8#3 Rockdale County 0 at R6#2 Peachtree Ridge 7

R2#4 Wheeler 0 at R4#1 Walton 8

R1#3 Lowndes 0 at R3#2 Kennesaw Mt. 2

R7#4 Norcross 0 at R5#1 Lambert 4

R6#3 Mill Creek 4 at R8#2 Archer 1

R4#4 Etowah 3 at R2#1 East Coweta 1

R3#3 Marietta 3 at R1#2 Tift County 1

R5#4 West Forsyth

Pre-playoff baseball rankings

3:13 pm Apr. 22, 2017

After losing back-to-back games for the first time this season last week, No. 1 Walton finished the slate strong by sweeping a Friday double-header with Woodstock (2-0, 12-4). North Gwinnett closed out the regular season with a 27-2 record and the Bulldogs ride a six-game winning streak after their most recent loss, a 5-1 battle with Class 5A’s Loganville. No. 4 Parkview held off No. 5 Brookwood 2-0 in their season finale

Week 9 lacrosse rankings

1:16 pm Apr. 22, 2017

With spring break in the rearview mirror, Week 9 was packed with a statewide slate of top 10 showdowns and pivotal Area matchups. In Class 6A-7A boys, No. 1 Lambert held off Class A-5A No. 2 Lovett 13-10 on Saturday. The three-goal margin is the narrowest victory the Longhorns have had during their perfect 14-0 record against instate schools this season. No. 2 Mill Creek remains undefeated at 15-0 and

Friday spring sports scores

1:09 am Apr. 22, 2017


Arabia Mountain 11, Union Grove 4

Archer 16, Shiloh 10

Athens Christian 3, Hebron Christian 1

Bleckley County 9, Swainsboro 1

Blessed Trinity 8, West Hall 2

Calhoun 9, Haralson County 0

Cambridge 6, North Atlanta 2

Carrollton 9, Rome 0

Charlton County 10, Clinch County 0

Crisp County 7, Worth County 2

Cross Creek 15, Richmond Academy 0

Dawson County 7, North Hall 2

Decatur 6, Riverwood 5

Dunwoody 9, Centennial 4

East Hall 9, Union County 8

East Paulding 2, Kell 0

Effingham County

Gymnastics: Championship performances carry West Forsyth to school’s first team title

1:04 am Apr. 22, 2017

West Forsyth put an end to Buford gymnastics’ three-year state championship streak, and in doing so, brought home the school’s first team state title in any sport. The Wolverines (114.167) outscored Buford (113.043) and the remaining field of six teams (Centennial, Lambert, Forsyth Central and Northview) with immaculate performances from Sienna Schreiber and Aundria Crittenden. Crittenden led West Forsyth on the vault with a 9.9 before Schrieber stuck a 9.767.