For the third year in a row, the Yellow Jackets and Wolves will face off for state supremacy in the AA final. It is the first of the five state finals games which are being played at the Georgia Dome Friday and Saturday
Appearing in the state semifinals for the first time since 1999, Chattahoochee played a game that will be remembered in Cougars lore last Friday night against Statesboro. Kicker Ammon Lakip booted a 27-yard field goal as time expired to lift Centennial past the Devils 22-21.
The GHSA football playoffs reach their climax this weekend. Ten teams across five classifications will play for state titles. Some of them are trying to cement dynasties, while others are just getting their first taste of glory. Win or lose, making it this far in a state rich with football talent is no small feat. Five different metro Atlanta teams have indeed come all this way, and now they want to take the next step, and be crowned state champs. And right now, that’s all that matters.
In the final 2010 edition of the top 44 senior football players in Georgia, the Score 44 is complete for this season. Running back Anthony McNeil of Clinch County made the list while quarterback Chris Milton of Charlton County was left out in the only change from last week's semifinals edition.
And then there were 10. The state football semifinals are over and the field for the finals at the Georgia Dome next weekend is set. A notable upset occurred in Calhoun where the Yellow Jackets upset Class AA No. 1 Carver, Columbus.
High school football season is down to just four teams in each classification and tonight the field will be reduced to the finalists.
If you’re playing football in December, you’ve probably had yourself a good season. And a multitude of metro Atlanta programs are still playing. For some, a trip this deep into the playoffs is the norm, for others, it’s a rare occasion.
In this week's edition of the top 44 senior football players in Georgia, the effects of playoff losses are being felt. North Gwinnett's Brandon McGowan and White County's Ashely Lowery have been replaced by Lowndes' Troy Braswell and Collins Hill's Jeff Glover, who each had sensational games last week in the quarterfinals.
Despite Mill Creek's loss at Colquitt County, Collins Hill and Grayson defeated Region 1 foes on the road tonight to give Gwinnett a 2-1 edge in the quarterfinals tonight over their South Georgia rivals. Brookwood also won, defeating Cobb County upstart Hillgrove 45-35. In Single-A, Wesleyan got revenge on Wilcox County, who eliminated the Wolves last season.
Check out our list of the top 44 high school senior football players in Georgia to see if a player from YOUR school made the cut!