Soccer State Playoffs – Round One Results
With the 2021 regular season a wrap and playoffs set to begin tomorrow, here is a look at all of the local programs playing for a shot at a state championship!
BANKS COUNTY 4, CALLAWAY 2 (GIRLS)
#3 Banks County won 4-2 to get to the Sweet 16 against Model.
COMMERCE 4, CHATTAHOOCHEE CO 3 (BOYS)
#4 Commerce pulled off a gigantic upset with a 4-3 win over Chattahoochee County on the road at the #1 seed’s house, reaching the Sweet 16 to take on Georgia Military.
COMMERCE BYE (GIRLS)
#1 Commerce had a first round bye, and took on #2 seed Atlanta Classical in the Sweet 16.
HABERSHAM CENTRAL 3, ROME 2 (BOYS)
#3 Habersham Central edged out Rome 3-2 on the road to advance to the Sweet 16 against Johns Creek.
HABERSHAM CENTRAL 1, DALTON 2 (GIRLS)
#4 Habersham Central nearly pulled off a huge upset, falling 2-1 at #1 seed Dalton. This ends Habersham’s season.
JEFFERSON 10, MT. ZION 0 (BOYS)
#2 Jefferson cruised to a mercy-rule win over Mt. Zion, advancing to the Sweet 16 against Marist.
JEFFERSON 7, HAMPTON 0 (GIRLS)
#3 Jefferson cruised to a 7-0 win over Hampton to advance to the Sweet 16 against NW Whitfield.
LUMPKIN CO 10, COAHULLA CREEK 0 (GIRLS)
#1 Lumpkin County cruised to a 10-0 win over visiting Coahulla Creek, advancing to the Sweet 16 against #2 seed GAC.
RABUN COUNTY 0, BREMEN 10 (BOYS)
#4 Rabun County dropped a 10-0 game at Bremen in the opening round, ending its season.
RABUN CO 6, HARALSON CO 0 (GIRLS)
#1 Rabun County downed Haralson 6-0 to reach the Sweet 16!
STEPHENS CO 9, SANDY CREEK 0 (GIRLS)
#2 Stephens County had no problems in a 9-0 win over Sandy Creek, thus advancing to the Sweet 16 against #4 seed North Hall, who pulled off a huge upset against #1 Adairsville.
TALLULAH FALLS 0, WESLEYAN 5 (BOYS)
#3 Tallulah Falls fell 5-0 at Wesleyan. Despite giving up four first half goals, the Indians only allowed one the rest of the way. This ends Tallulah Falls’ season.
TALLULAH FALLS 0, ATLANTA INTL 10 (GIRLS)
#2 Tallulah Falls fell at home in their first-ever playoff game, 10-0. The 10th goal triggered the mercy rule, and came with only 26 seconds left in the game.
TOWNS CO BYE (BOYS)
#1 Towns County received a bye and auto advanced to the Sweet 16 to take on #2 seed Armuchee.
TOWNS CO 3, CHATTAHOOCHEE CO 0 (GIRLS)
#4 Towns County went on the road and pulled off a mammoth upset with a 3-0 win at Chattahoochee County. That pits Towns against #3 seed Drew Charter in the Sweet 16.
UNION COUNTY 10, HARALSON CO 1 (BOYS)
#1 Union County sailed to a 10-1 win over Haralson County, advancing to play Lovett in the Sweet 16.
UNION COUNTY 3, TEMPLE 1 (GIRLS)
#2 Union County took a 3-1 win to advance to the Sweet 16 against Lovett.
WHITE CO 6, MURRAY CO 1 (BOYS)
#1 White County had little trouble with Murray, winning 6-1 to advance to take on GAC in the Sweet 16.
WHITE CO 8, RINGGOLD 0 (GIRLS)
#3 White County went on the road to #2 Ringgold and came out with a huge 8-0 win to advance to the Sweet 16 against #1 seed Oconee County.