ATLANTA - It’s the first round of playoffs here on HIGH 5 Sports. Who lives, who dies, who tells your story? Let’s find out.
Here is a recap of the Big Show for Playoffs Week One:
Play of the Night
First up, as always, is the Play of the Night. This particular night it comes from the Douglas County-Dalton game. Douglas County gets a little “cray, cray!” Braelen Oliver takes the fake punt 52-yards for the touchdown! Who won? The rest of the highlights later in this article.
Pope at Dacula
And the big highlights for the Big Show begin with the Big Team of the Week. They actually were the top two vote-getters this week. Pope was at Dacula in the AAAAAA Bracket.
- Kenny Severe catch
- Shayne Buckingham TD
- Xavier O'Neal
- Jalen Perry spin move TD
Gainesville at Alpharetta
Also in the AAAAAA Bracket, the Alpharetta Raiders were coming off their first Region Title since 2014. They hosted the 4-6 Gainesville Red Elephants.
- Keith Harris run
- Nolan Edmonds TD
Heritage at Stephenson
Still in Class AAAAAA, Heritage at Stephenson.
- Caleb Pruitt to Jordan Young
- Pruitt to Azeez Akindele
- Darren Parker run
- Deondre Jackson TD
Dalton at Douglas County
One more in the AAAAAA Brackets is Dalton at Douglas County.
- Marquise Collins TD
- Braelen Oliver TD
Clarke Central at Carrollton - Call of the Week
The Carrollton Trojan hosted Clarke-Central in this week’s Call of the Week. Both are in the AAAAA Bracket. Gradick Sports’ Aaron Sones and Greg Waldrop were on the call. And of course, Eli Jordan brings the sights and sounds.
- Kashif Taylor to EJ Pride
- Connor Smith-McCrum
- Bad snap punter
- Jalen Thomas TD run wildcat
- Taylor pass for 2-point
Meadowcreek at Archer
What a season it has been for Jason Carrera’s Meadowcreek Mustangs. A HIGH 5 Team of the Week a few weeks ago, can they keep it going? They were at Archer playing the second-ranked Tigers in the AAAAAAA Bracket.
- Mark Haynes block FG
- Chauncey Williams nice run
Collins Hill at Milton
It’s like the Eagles reunited and went on tour in Milton. The Collins Hill Eagles took on the Milton Eagles. For one of them, “there’s gonna be a heartache tonight!” Just saying…
Newnan at Tift County
Sticking to the AAAAAA Bracket, the Newnan Cougars were at Tift County to play the Blue Devils.
- Bryant Walker to PJ Harris
- Collins Hill vs Milton
- Joseph Charleston pick six
- Jordan Yates to Dash Hairston
Marietta at Westlake
Also in Class AAAAAAA, Marietta and Westlake.
- Rashad Torence rush TD
- James Maddox TD
Colquitt County at Pebblebrook
More AAAAAAA Bracket actions between Colquitt County and Pebblebrook.
- Steven Krajewski to Kam Singletary
- Dajun Edwards TD
McIntosh at Stockbridge
Switching now to AAAAA, where the second-ranked Stockbridge Tigers were hosting the McIntosh Chiefs.
- Dare Kinomon to Treymon Williams TD
- Gabe McKinsey to Marquez Ezzard TD
- BJ Riley TD
Eagles Landing at Whitewater – Game of the Week
Also in Class AAAAA, the Game of the Week between Eagles Landing and Whitewatter. Bill and Super Blaine were there with all the action.
- Cam Lewis to Bryce Dewberry
- Lewis rush TD
- Maddox Mueller nice pickup
- Lewis to Jeremy Adams
- Lewis catches a pass
- Lewis to Emanuel Stores
- Lewis to Adams
- Lewis to Stores TD
North Springs at Arabia Mountain
Another AAAAA Bracket matchup, the North Springs Spartans at Arabia Mountains to face the Rams.
- Bryson Williams to Silas Butler
- Bryson Williams to Joshua Campbell
- Brian Adams to Arnado Vargas
Sequoyah at Mays
Back to AAAAAA, where the Sequoyah Chiefs traveled to meet the Raiders of Mays.
- Kameron Davis TD
- Kyrie Nelson TD
- Nelson TD
Griffin at Jones County
Class AAAAA matchup between Griffin and Jones County.
- Avious Nelson sacked for safety
- Drake Bolus
White County at Jefferson
Back with the AAAA Bracket, the White County Warriors, and the Jefferson Dragons.
- Kaleb Crane TD
- Justin Cole TD
Pace Academy at Calhoun – Friday Night Heights
How about this AAA Bracket matchup? The Pace Academy Knights at Calhoun to play the 5th-ranked Yellow Jackets.
- Gavin Gray misses Luke Mosely
- Elmer Guitterez FG
Spencer at Hapeville Charter
And an AA Bracket game, the Spencer Greenwave Owls playing the 4th-ranked Hornets of Hapeville Charter.
- Kingsley Enagbare TFL
- Dy'Javius Nathan run
- Fake punt
Westminster at North Murray
In the AAA Bracket, Westminster and North Murray.
- QB number 11 Ward Croft to number 4 Joe Egan for TD
- QB number 11 Ward Croft to number 19 Nance Hill for TD
- 37 to 7. Westminster wins. Final
Douglass at Callaway
AA’s 9th-ranked Callaway Cavaliers hosting the Douglass Astros.
- Cartavious Bigsby TD
- Kedrick Ramsey TD
Hebron Christian at Savannah Christian
Time for Hebron Christian and Savannah Christian.
- Jeff Saturday
- Troy Allen to Will Warbington
And that put Week One of the Playoffs in the books as well as the regular season. We hope it satisfied your craving for #INYOURFACE action until next week and the second week of playoffs. And we'll see you back next week... Same HIGH 5 Hand time, same HIGH 5 Hand place.