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Flowery Branch QB Elijah Gainey experiences season-ending knee injury
Falcons senior quarterback tore his ACL during scrimmage Thursday
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Flowery Branch's Elijah Gainey runs the ball during a game against Blessed Trinity at Flowery Branch High School on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. - photo by Austin Steele

Flowery Branch High senior quarterback Elijah Gainey experienced a torn ACL during Thursday's scrimmage game against Dacula and will miss the 2019 season. He confirmed the injury on his personal Twitter page. 

Gainey has already given a verbal commitment to play at the University of South Alabama. In 2018, the Falcons' quarterback guided the program to an 8-3 mark, 4-2 in a challenging Region 7-4A.  

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