ELITE 8: Four local teams alive as quarterfinals begin Saturday
We have four teams still alive in the postseason – Rabun, White, Union, and Dawson. For White, Union, and Dawson, it marks the first time ever making it this far. Here are the matchups and roads to get here.
The Lady Warriors (20-13) made history by taking down #2 Cartersville and #1 Richmond Academy both on the road to get to the quarterfinals. Now another #1 in Lafayette stands in the way of making this historic run go even further.
RND 1: W 3-1 @ #2 Cartersville
SWEET 16: W 3-1 @ #1 Richmond Academy
ELITE 8: @ #1 Lafayette // OCT 26
The Lady Tigers (26-23) are still making history, going further than ever before into the quarterfinals. GAC awaits, and a spot in the state semifinals is at stake.
RND 1: W 3-0 vs #3 Haralson County
SWEET 16: W 3-0 @ #1 Groves
ELITE 8: vs #3 GAC // OCT 26
Rabun’s (16-21) won its first round 3-1 over Armuchee, and again 3-0 over Callaway to advance to the state quarterfinals. Now comes Dade County.
RND 1: W 3-1 vs #4 Armuchee
SWEET 16: W 3-0 vs #3 Callaway
ELITE 8: vs #2 Dade County // OCT 26
The 8-AA runner-up Lady Panthers (14-19) had no problems putting away visiting Model to get to their first-ever Sweet 16, and downed Harlem 3-0 to punch their first ever quarterfinals berth.
RND 1: W 3-0 vs #3 Model
SWEET 16: @ #1 Harlem
ELITE 8: @ #1 Gordon Lee // OCT 26