This week’s Top 10 in Class AAAAAA features an odd fact – There are four teams from Region 1 present, but none of them is Lowndes, the program that has won five of the past Region 1 titles, not to mention three state championships in that time.
If that’s not enough to motivate the Vikings, consider this next slight.
The Maxwell Computer Ratings not only don’t consider Lowndes in Region 1’s top four, but they don’t consider Lowndes the best ‘’fifth-place’’ team in AAAAAA. (Reminds me of that ESPN commercial when Charlie Steiner ranked Evander Holyfield the 50th best heavyweight – in Georgia.)
Which of these teams will NOT make the playoffs?
- South Gwinnett
- Collins Hill
- Mill Creek
- Peachtree Ridge
Maxwell thinks Collins Hill is better. In Maxwell’s defense, you can’t blame the teacher for taking off points for losing to Newton, which lost to