Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

State tennis: What we learned

5:28 pm May. 9, 2017

Here are a few things we learned at the state tennis meet:

North Fulton is a hotbed for the sport: The four teams that played for the state championships in Class AAAAAA were all from North

State tennis roundup: Who took home titles?

12:00 pm May. 6, 2017

The Walton girls won their sixth straight championship, beating North Gwinnett 3-0 in the Class AAAAAAA championship game at the Clayton County International Park.

The Raiders, who had six seniors on their team, have now won

Tennis: First-round opens with upset

5:50 am Apr. 21, 2017

In one of the biggest upsets in the first round of the state tennis tournament, Allatoona, the No. 4 seed from Region 6, knocked off Region 8 champion and previously undefeated Gainesville 3-2.

Allatoona’s Maddie Byrne

Walton, Milton girls win DecoTurf … More tennis results

5:17 am Apr. 11, 2017

The Walton and Milton girls warmed up for another state tournament run by winning the prestigious DecoTurf High School Tennis Team Championships in Chattanooga, Tenn., while the Northview and Dunwoody boys finished second.

In Girls Division

Top boys tennis players

5:48 am Mar. 31, 2017

Two of the top tennis players in the state helped Northview win the Class AAAAAA championship a year ago.

Jeremy Yuan played No. 1 singles and Matt Terry was at No. 2 singles when the Titans

Top high school girls tennis players

5:10 am Mar. 28, 2017

Girls tennis in the highest classification is ruled by Walton. The Raiders have won the state championship in 13 of the last 14 years. They’ve won the last three and  Elizabeth “Lizzie” Norman has been

State tennis finals … Walton girls win again

8:01 pm May. 7, 2016

The Walton girls did it again.

Despite losing eight of the 10 girls that led the Raiders to the Class AAAAAA tennis championship a year ago, they once again found the recipe for success. On Saturday