Lincoln County's Red Devils finished 2009 with a 11-2 mark and #4 ranking in the final AJC Class A Poll.
Wilcox County, a 30-21 winner in the final over Savannah Christian, finished #1 with SCPS #2. Defending state champ Wesleyan, an upset loser in the quarterfinals to Wilcox after their star QB suffered a knee injury, was ranked third.
Behind our Devils were the other two semifinalists: Clinch County and Darlington. Greenville, Bowdon, Twiggs County, and Holy Innocents rounded out the Top 10.
[Final 2009 AJC Rankings]
In the final AP Class A poll, our Red Devils were ranked fifth behind Wilcox, Savannah Christian, Wesleyan, and Clinch County. Behind our Devils were Darlington, Holy Innocents, Greenville, Bowdon, and Twiggs County. ECI and ELCA also received votes.
[Final Class A Polls at AugustaChronicle.com]