Atlanta High School Sports news from the AJC

GHSA basketball second-round playoff scores

3:01 pm Feb. 22, 2017


Second Round

Wednesday, Feb. 22



R6 #2 Collins Hill 72, R4 #1 Cherokee 48

R5 #1 Lambert 55, R3 #2 Hillgrove 50

R2 #1 Westlake 63, R6 #3 Duluth 60

R7 #1 Norcross 76, R3 #3 Marietta 46

R8 #1 Archer 72, R2 #2 Pebblebrook 43

R1 #1 Colquitt County 41, R7 #2 Brookwood 34

R6 #1 Mill Creek 47, R2 #3 Wheeler 45

R3 #1 McEachern 62, R5 #2 North Forsyth 33


R6 #2 Harrison 43, R4

Top games; predictions review

11:33 am Feb. 22, 2017

Round 2 of the AA playoffs tips off on Wednesday, with winners advancing to the quarterfinals, which begin on Feb. 28. Below are some of the top matchups to keep an eye on, along with


Girls: Region champs play host to Elite 8 fate

12:07 pm Feb. 21, 2017

The second round of the GHSA basketball state playoffs return to the hardwood this Wednesday as the girls face off with Elite 8 berths on the line. The boys’ action will resume on Thursday as the 16 remaining teams play for their shot at the quarterfinals.

Each of the eight region champions and resultant No 1 seeds in the tournament survived the first round and will host a second round filled

Girls soccer Week 1 rankings

10:00 am Feb. 21, 2017

In the newly classified AAAAAAA class, Lassiter debuts at the top spot after winning its first state title last season against West Forsyth, 2-1,in the AAAAAA championship game. It was the first appearance by the Trojans in a state championship game. This season, the Trojans are 1-0 after defeating Centennial 3-0 on Feb 10.

The Class AAAAAA top spot is held by Northgate, who lost out to eventual state champion McIntosh