Week 2: Top 10 Class A Teams Fall Again

September 07, 2002

Week 2 in the 2002 GHSA season saw several Top 10 teams suffer losses, while others rebounded from season-opening losses.

#1 Clinch County came up north to Wrightsville and trampled Johnson County (now 0-2) 40-3. Clinch will have a tougher chore next week, as they play AA power Charlton County. Like Johnson County, Miller County also lose for the second week, as they were whitewashed 34-0 by AA Early County. The Pirates hope to have all their injured healed by their next game in two weeks.

The Devils' next two opponents lost, with Athens Academy falling to AA Dawson County 20-7, and Athens Christian lost to Oglethorpe County 52-28. Commerce won over AAA Franklin County 23-15, and Bowdon beat Pike County 26-10. Metter's Flying Tigers bombarded Warren County 36-6.