686 results for tag: Rankings

Road awaits most local prep teams in quarterfinals

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here The journey towards a state championship gets tougher for local teams remaining in the GHSA state basketball tournaments. And for some, thanks to the unkind luck of a coin toss, that path will be away from the comforts of home during the ... More

Week 1 lacrosse rankings

The season has just started, but teams have already begun racking up signature victories as the Week 1 rankings aim to reflect. Defending boys Class 6A-7A state champion Lassiter retains its No. 1 status and scored a big 10-2 victory over Milton to open its season. No. 2 Lambert has an 18-0 win over North [...]
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10 region basketball tournaments stand above the rest

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here This is the week on the Georgia high school basketball calendar for region tournaments. For most teams, that making the region semifinals is mandatory for survival. About half of Georgia’s more than 800 boys and girls basketball ... More

Boys basketball rankings: Therrell makes a leap forward after big win

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Therrell’s boys basketball team made history last season when it reached the state tournament for the first time since 1982. The Panthers lost in the first round and finished 16-10. This season, Therrell will be gunning for ... More

Mountain View football coach Bach takes job in Baltimore

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Nich Bach, who led Mountain View in Gwinnett County to its first winning season, playoff berth, playoff victory and state ranking, is leaving Georgia to become head coach of Gilman in Baltimore. The Baltimore Sun was the first to ... More

Girls basketball rankings: Class AAA’s GAC loses, but all eight No. 1 teams remain the same

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here All eight No. 1-ranked girls basketball teams held on to their top spots after the final weekend of the regular season, despite Class AAA’s Greater Atlanta Christian suffering a 23-point loss on Saturday. The Spartans were ... More

7A boys basketball: State’s best region goes down to wire

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The regular-season race in the state’s best boys basketball region – that would be 6-AAAAAAA – comes down to the final weekend in what’s just a prelude to the state’s best region tournament, which will be next week at ... More

A look from the top: Which teams could turn a solid region showing into a postseason run?

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here If you are looking for state title contenders as we head into region play next week, you have come to the right place. Several Class AAA teams have separated themselves from the competition and seem to be looking down from their ... More

Teams that could surprise in the postseason

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here It’s not always the highly ranked or highly regarded teams that make the deepest postseason runs. Last year, for example, the Mays girls team won the Class AAAAAA basketball championship despite being unranked entering the ... More

Basketball’s busiest time of year waits around the corner

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here View CaptionHide Caption It’s the final week of the basketball regular season and we’re about to blastoff into basketball’s busiest time of the year. No, not the playoffs. I’m talking about the Region Tournaments ... More