New Playoff System Worries Coach Campbell

August 27, 2012

The Augusta Chronicle reported this morning that Red Devil Coach Larry Campbell is worried about the new playoff system implemented for Class A.

The seeding for the new 16-team public school playoff bracket is dependent on a team's power score, based on the team's record and the records of its opponents. One of the issues is that this new method was determined after teams had finalized their schedules for the two coming seasons. Given bonus points available for playing higher-classification schools, some teams would have chosen different non-region opponents.

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If you're curious about how the power poll scores will be calculated, click here. But be warned - trying to figure this out has been known to cause severe headaches and nervous breakdowns.