The weather was perfect. A cool, fall night in the Classic City set the stage for a pretty important football game.
Winder-Barrow High School, the surprise team in Region 8-AAAAA this season, was making the short trek to Athens to face Clarke Central High School, a football-rich program with state championships on its lengthy gridiron resume.
Could this be the same WBHS Bulldogg program which has struggled so mightily in the past several years? The same program which hasn’t sniffed the postseason since 2003? The same program which not all that long ago was laughed at by opposing players when they lined up on the field?
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