The first round games of the region tournament were decided Tuesday and Madison County will take on Salem in the Region 8-AAAA quarterfinals at Winder-Barrow this evening (Thursday) at 7 p.m.
Madison County, the top seed in 8-AAAA north, now faces Salem, the south fourth seed, after the Seminoles defeated Flowery Branch in the play-in game Tuesday night.
For Madison County to have a shot at advancing past region, the Red Raiders will have to defeat the 2-6, 10-14 Salem Seminoles. But while a trip to the playoffs is not out of reach for the Red Raiders, coach Stephen Crouse prefers to stay focused on what is right ahead – a shot at winning the region title, after grabbing a back-to-back sub-region championship.
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