The headliners in AAA are more inter-classification games, and those include a couple of heavyweight matches.
A look at the top games in Class AAA this week:
1. Stephenson (1-0) at Cedar Grove (1-0), Hallford Stadium: No. 7 Cedar Grove warmed up with a 40-19 win over a fledgling Veterans club last week, and the Saints jump into the deep end with both feet this week, facing what many view as the state’s most talented team in Stephenson (ranked No. 6 in Class AAAAA). The game is a contrast in styles; the Jaguars are a power team with a strong ground game, while Cedar Grove airs it out. Saints QB Johnathan McCrary completed 10 of 12 passes for 312 yards and four TDs last week, gets a much more difficult test against a Stephenson defense that held Parkview to a field goal last week. Last year: Stephenson won 24-18.
2. Statesboro (1-0) at Washington County (1-0): Unranked Washington County steps out of AAA competition against Statesboro (ranked No. 3 in AAAA). The