2015-16 AJC high school athletes of the year

Standout performances by these athletes led to individual and team success during the 2015-2016 school year:


Josh Lowe, Pope: The senior pitcher and third baseman hit .383 with 11 home runs and 24 extra-base hits for ...


2015 winners repeat as Directors Cup champions

All six schools that won Region Directors Cup trophies in 2014-15 repeated as champions in the recently concluded school year, a first in the 17-year history of the GHSA’s all-sports competition.

Lambert, Starr’s Mill, Marist, Westminster, ...


Chart: When did your school win its first GHSA state title? Find out here

The Locust Grove baseball team became the first team in its school history to win a state championship this week when the Wildcats defeated Buford in the Class AAAA championship series. ”To be the first team to win a title here at Locust Grove makes it even sweeter because no matter what happens from this point forward we will always be ... More

2016 Final Lacrosse Rankings

In Class AAAAAA, the Lambert boys clinched their perfect season and second state championship in program history with a 6-3 win at Lassiter to solidify its spot at No. 1. The runner-up Trojans finish the year at No. 2 and semifinalists North Gwinnett and Etowah round out the top 4. Pope at No. 6 and [...]

GHSA Lacrosse 2016 State Championship Recap

The Lambert (21-0) boys completed the school’s second perfect season and captured its second state crown (2012) with a 6-3 victory over host Lassiter (18-3) in the boys Class AAAAAA championship. The Longhorns established their defensive dominance early against Lassiter after having to rally past Etowah in the semifinals. Lambert held Etowah to just one goal [...]

Lacrosse state championship preview

In Class AAAAAA, 2006 state champion Lassiter squares off with two-time state champion Lambert (2011-12) for the first time in history. Lambert (20-0) kept its perfect season alive in the semifinals by overcoming a 6-4 halftime deficit to Etowah and rallying for a 10-7 victory. Alex Walker netted three goals and added three assists in [...]

Week 9 lacrosse rankings

In Class AAAAAA, North Gwinnett dropped a 12-11 battle with Allatoona and Lambert climbed to No. 1. Allatoona also defeated Lambert this season, in a 10-8 matchup on Feb. 27. No. 4 Pope and No. 7 Etowah clash Tuesday night and Chattahoochee remains No. 8 after a 12-9 win over Mill Creek last week. Allatoona’s [...]