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Gainesville squanders away region game, but extends football playoff streak
Red Elephants fall to Lanier, extending their postseason streak to 19 seasons
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Gainesville's Rassie Littlejohn holds off Winder-Barrow's Zachary Butler while making a run at City Park Stadium on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. - photo by Austin Steele

Gainesville allowed the go-ahead score against Lanier with less than three minutes remaining on Friday and lost 6-2 in Sugar Hill. With the loss, the Red Elephants (2-8, 2-3 Region 8-6A) will go into the playoffs as the No. 4 seed. 

The Red Elephants’ playoff opponent is still to be determined.

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