Kell at South DeKalb - Call of the Week

- The Call of the Week has two of HIGH 5 Sports’ favorite Class AAAAA teams. The 6th-ranked Kell Longhorns were at Southwest DeKalb’s Buck Godfrey Stadium to face the Panthers.

The good folks at GPSN have the call and Photojournalist Eli Jordan delivers the rest.

Here is a bit of the game:

“It’s a chill in the air. It is loud as we are getting ready for a big high school state playoff out at Buck Godfrey Stadium.

“[John] Lampley in the gun, he’ll take a snap, roll to the right side, steps up in the pocket, fires, strikes, tipped, intercepted, across the 30, back at the 31-yard line.

“[Justin] Tomlin takes the snap, drops back. Here comes the blitz. Steps up to the pocket, has room, throws, fires, wide open. he’s got a man in midfield across the 50, inside the 45. He’s at the 40, 35, 30. Two men to beat. He breaks the tackle all the way into the 24 goes Number 11, Jonathan Green.

“That’s a big field goal right here. Here’s the snap, the hold, the kick up, uh, drops. That’s returnable. It’s returnable. Kell’s going to recover at the 45.

“Fourth and goal from 5. It will be a 22-yard field goal attempt. There’s the snap. It kicks up... it is good.

“At halftime, Southwest DeKalb 3, Longhorns 0.

“Lampley will take the snap from the 38...on the left. Has room, 50, 45, 40. One man to beat. 15, 10, 5, touchdown! Josiah Futral.

“Kell takes their opening play of the second half and lead 7-3.

Kell went on to win 33-22. Kell is on the road next week at Starr’s Mill.

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