(This is part of our “30 in 30″ series — with quick hits on top high school football teams across the metro area and state during spring football practice. We’re doing 30 football teams in 30 days. What about spring sports? Click here)
Lakeside High will be missing some key players for the football team’s Purple & Gold game at 2 p.m. Saturday (today).
Is Region 6-AAAA the best in Class AAAA?
- Without a doubt
- Are you kidding me? Look at 1-AAAA with Northside-Warner Robins, Warner Robins, Thomas County Central, etc.
- Um, 8-AAAA had two teams in last year’s state semifinals
Two starters, linebacker Bradley Dennis and free safety William Langston, are still with Lakeside’s baseball team. Quarterback Don Cox is running track. Meanwhile, offensive tackle John Twomey is doubtful with a knee injury.
Nevertheless, the game will go on for the DeKalb County school, which is trying to rebuild its tradition under coach Thomas Cox. Last year