Veterans falls to Cairo
CAIRO -- There was no room on the Cairo Syrupmakers’ calendar for an extra Veterans Day.
The Syrupmakers (9-2) dumped the upset-minded Veterans Warhawks (3-8) in the opening round of the GHSA Class AAAA playoffs Friday night. They forced three turno
Veterans hopes to keep momentum going
KATHLEEN -- The Veterans Warhawks did what they absolutely had to do at the end of the regular season in order to earn a postseason berth and now they hope to carry that momentum into Friday’s GHSA Class AAAA opening-round matchup against Cairo.
Class AAAA playoff factoids
Most wins this season: Buford (10-0); Griffin (10-0)
Fewest wins this season: Veterans (3-7)
600 win club: Marist (667); Cartersville (620); Cairo (610); Thomson (610); Griffin (608)
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Sunday Morning Quarterback
Game ball: Desjuan Harris, Veterans: The junior rambled for 207 yards on 32 carries in the Warhawks’ 28-26 win over Upson-Lee.
Sigh of relief: Thanks in part to a pair of missed conversions, Veterans will play an 11th game despite the 3-7 reco
Veterans beats Upson-Lee on road to claim playoff spot
THOMASTON — Veterans hasn't had the season it hoped after winning a region championship in 2014.
None of that mattered on Friday.
The Warhawks (3-7, 3-3 in 2-AAAA) edged Upson-Lee to claim the final playoff spot from Region 2-AAAA. The Knights, who
VETERANS 21, HOWARD 20
Logan Byrd rushed for two scores and tossed a touchdown pass to Desjuan Harris as the Warhawks held off Howard in a Region 2-AAAA contest.
Harris rushed for 159 yards in the victory.
Tahjae Morant led Howard with 127 rushing yards and a touchdown.
Focus is on Byrd, Fromm
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