Schley High wins First Ever Football Region Title

By Richard Harris

November 02, 2022
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 The 2022 Schley County High football team has now done something no other squad has done since the Wildcats first strapped on pads and hit the gridiron 22 years ago. Schley High clinched its first ever region football title last Friday by beating rival Marion County 56-0 in front of an appreciative crowd in Wildcat Stadium.
  "We're really excited about it," said Head Coach Darren Alford. "It's something we've really been trying hard to do. We've been trying to do things in the right way; the way God would want us to do it. It's hard in South Georgia and in this region. We've come close three times but never crossed the threshold until now. I'd say 'thankfulness' is the best word for how we're feeling."
  One of the obstacles over the years has been rival Marion County....

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