AA blog: What we learned Friday
Here’s what we learned Friday in Class AA:
- Region 3-AA was decided when the Laney Wildcats traveled to the Dublin Fighting Irish and shut them out, 26-0. The Wildcats improved to 7-2 overall and 5-0 in region play, while the Fighting Irish fell to 6-3 and 4-1. The Wildcats have won their first region championship since 2004.
- The No. 5-ranked Calhoun Yellow Jackets traveled to the Model Blue Devils and handily won the 7-AA title, defeating Model 41-9. The Yellow Jackets (8-1, 6-0 in 7-AA), have now won 10 straight in the series over Model (7-2,5-1), continuing a dominant run in which they have outscored Model 409-62 during the streak. It’s the Yellow Jackets’ 13th consecutive region title dating back to 2001.
- The No. 1-ranked Lamar County Trojans locked up Region 4-AA when they played Macon County. The Trojans (9-0) improved to 6-0 in the region, with Macon County falling to 4-2 in the region. The Trojans have won their third-straight region title.
- No. 3-ranked Greater Atlanta Christian and No. 2 Lovett both won easily, setting up a showdown next week for the Region 6-AA title. Lovett is now 8-1 and 4-0 in the region, and GAC is 9-0 and 4-0.
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