Football Hosts 1st Round State Playoffs Friday, November 9, 2018

Football Hosts 1st Round State Playoffs Friday, November 9, 2018

The Varsity Football team is hosting the first round of the 2018 State Class AAAAA Playoffs on Friday evening, November 9.

Kick off is 7:30pm in Hoskyn Stadium vs. Carrollton.*

The Raiders face the Carrollton Trojans, the #3 seed from Area 7-AAAAA. The Trojans were also 8-2 during the regular season and finished 6-2 in their region.

The Raiders finished the regular season with an 8-2 record (6-1 in Region 6-AAAAA). As the Region 6-AAAAA Runner ups, the Raiders earned a #2 seed in the State Playoffs. Although the Raiders last played in the State Playoffs in 2016, this year marks the first time in 17 years for the Raiders to host a State playoff game.

(Notes:  In 2016, the Raiders played at Loganville and lost in the first round of the Class AAAAA playoffs. In 2001, Riverwood beat Hiram at Hoskyn Stadium 30-26 to advance to the second round of the Class AAA playoffs. The 2001 season ended with a loss to North Forsyth in the second round.)

2018 State Class AAAAA Football Brackets 

*NOTE:  per GHSA policy, Riverwood Athletic Association (RAA) family passes are NOT valid for admission to GHSA State Tournament events

 

Avoid long ticket lines Friday night by purchasing tickets online:
GoFan link:  https://gofan.co/app/events/41300