Friday afternoon the Calvary Cavaliers 11-game winning streak came to an end in the Class A (Private) School State Championship. The Cavs fell to Aquinas (Augusta) 27-20.
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Robert Heyward scored the Cavs lone touchdown (16 yard run)in the opening quarter as Calvary took a 7-0 lead. Aquinas scored twice in the second quarter en route to the 27-20 win. Aquinas finished the season 14-0.
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(AP) – Liam Welch threw two touchdown passes to Daniel Lindsay, and
Augusta's Aquinas High won its first Georgia state football championship
with a 27-7 victory over Savannah's Calvary Day.
Friday's win at the Georgia Dome completes a perfect season for Aquinas as the team claims the Class A Private School title.
Welch completed 9 of 12 passes for 132 yards, and Ruben Garnett rushed for 111 yards in 19 carries, scoring on a 37-yard run.
Robert Heyward scored Calvary Day's touchdown on a 16-yard run and finished with 154 yards on 27 carries.