342 results for tag: Wheeler

Girls basketball rankings: Beach, Holy Innocents’ take over at No. 1

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here A week of region tournament play that lacked major upsets still managed to produce some significant shuffling in this week’s high school girls basketball rankings. Two classifications have new No. 1 teams, and a season-h... More

Class AAAAAAA blog: GHSA Tournament Schedule

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The first round of the 2019 GHSA boys state basketball tournament begin Friday, Feb. 15. The Class AAAAAAA championship game will be decided Saturday, March 9 at the Macon Centerplex. Page 8 of Boys State Basketball ... More

Boys basketball rankings: Tri-Cities enters state tournament No. 1

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The Class AAAAAA boys basketball champion has come from Region 5 the past two seasons, each in the name of Langston Hughes of Fairburn. Now, another south Fulton school, Tri-Cities of East Point, aims to pick up where Hughes ... More

Girls basketball rankings: Undefeated Fitzgerald is new No. 1 in Class AA

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The only remaining undefeated girls basketball team in Class AA has finally made it to the front of the pack, just in time for the start of the postseason. Fitzgerald, which improved to 23-0 with victories against Berrien (72-24) ... More

Boys basketball rankings: Norcross, Tri-Cities, Centennial, South Atlanta trending at tourney time

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here All eight No. 1 teams in the boys basketball rankings held their positions this week on the eve of region tournaments, but some minor shuffling behind them might offer a glimpse of trending teams entering tournament time. Still No. 1 ... More

Class AAA blog: Top girls, boys teams face crowded weekend schedule

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Most teams have a few regular-season games remaining before their respective region tournaments begin the first week of February. With that in mind, let’s take a look at the weekend schedules for teams at the top of the classific... More

Class AAAAAAA blog: Norcross hosts 4-game showcase; look at all 16 region races

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Norcross’ boys basketball team is only 15-7 and ranked No. 7 in Class AAAAAAA with a week left in the regular season, but this is a team to watch again in the state playoffs, as always. Norcross has played eight of its 22 games ... More

Coaching hires: Mill Creek promotes Lovelady; Georgia dips into Florida

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Mill Creek promoted offensive line coach Josh Lovelady to head coach this week to replace Shannon Jarvis, who stepped down but will remain at the school and become athletics director next academic year. Lovelady has been on the ... More

Girls basketball rankings: Three No. 1 teams lose, but only one falls

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Three No. 1 teams lost last week, but only one lost the top spot in its classification in this week’s high school girls basketball state rankings. The toughest call came in Class AAA, where Jefferson (18-2) moved up one spot and ... More

Boys basketball rankings: New to GHSA, Mount Bethel is No. 1

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Mount Bethel Christian graduated its first senior class last May. Now the Marietta private school has achieved another significant first – a No. 1 ranking in boys basketball in the Georgia High School Association. Mount Bethel ... More