Nearly seven months ago high school football teams from across the state began their journey toward a state championship. This week several of those teams realize that completing that quest is just five wins away.
The last snap has been taken, the last coin has been flipped, and the 2009 regular season is officially in the books. Buford and Commerce had to wait until Saturday to find out who they'd play in the first round, but now the state playoff brackets are finalized.
OAKWOOD - Ben Emert ran for 109 yards and two touchdowns, and five different West Forsyth players scored Friday night in the Wolverines' 42-14 victory over home-standing West Hall in the season finale for both squads.
November 06, 2009|
By Ryan Smith
For perspective on tonight's game between Class AAA's No. 1-ranked Gainesville and 2008 state runner-up Flowery Branch, one stat sticks out as the reason this game has been deemed one of the best matchups in the state not only this week, but this season.