The U.S. men’s soccer team may be out of the World Cup, but that didn’t stop legions of American soccer fans from filling Brazilian stadiums to catch all the action. The U.S. had a fairly successful run, beating Ghana and tying with Portugal to survive what many deemed the 2014 World Cup’s “Group of Death.” Belgium eventually sent the team home in the Round of 16, but for many Americans, the excitement of soccer won’t go away with the 2014 World Cup. Soccer won’t replace the NFL or college football anytime soon, but its popularity is rising quickly in the U.S.
 
Saturday's state volleyball finals plan to give high school sports fans plenty of excitement. In Class 5A, Walton looks to get back in the winner's circle for the first time since 2002, when the Raiders won the last of five consecutive...
Check out our summaries of 10 key Friday night games! See why the games are important and check out the playoff and region title implications for each matchup. Also, see other details like series history, key players and other interesting facts.
The Region 6, Class 4A cross country meet was held Saturday at Marist High School. The top four teams from each division and the top 10 individual runners go on to the state meet, so a huge opportunity was at stake. John Ewing of Lakeside DeKalb...
Sometimes it is better to be lucky than good. For McEachern, it was better to be lucky and good in their 31-28 win over North Cobb. Quarterback Trent Thompson hit receiver Rory Anderson on a 13-yard touchdown pass with 45 seconds left to complete a...
Lovett and Westminster are squaring off on the gridiron this Friday, but first there was a Class A/AA state volleyball quarterfinal showdown between the two Buckhead rivals. Westminster had defeated Lovett exactly two weeks earlier in the Area 5-A/...
Allatoona High School is Cobb County’s newest high school. Opened in the fall of 2008 and nicknamed the Buccaneers, Allatoona has had only one coach in its short history: Gary Varner. The head coaching job at Allatoona was his first-ever head...
Here is this week’s newest edition of the Score 44! This is our list of the top 44 high school seniors in the state. In this week’s 44, we have two changes: Tyler Cierski and Angelo Watley were replaced in the list by AJ Sims of Brookwood and Marcus...
This week's rankings reveal that only Class 2A did not see any changes. Meanwhile, the state's largest and smallest class each had significant movement after week 9.
Check out our rundowns on 14 high school football games. We've included scores, stats, and other interesting information about the metro Atlanta games we covered.
As always, there are several key games this Friday night in Georgia high school football. Check out our look at nine of them, including Stephenson at East Coweta, St. Pius X at Grady and Washington County at Burke County ...