When the state’s fifth-ranked stumbled a little bit during the last week of the regular season with a loss to Region 5-AAAAA opponents Marietta, 19-2, it was supposed to be just a hiccup, especially since during the regular season finale, Etowah thumped Lassiter to finish the season in a dead tie at the top of the region.
But the Eagles we bounced from the GHSA 5A State Baseball Tournament on Saturday with a . This was after a split of a doubleheader on Friday.
5A Playoff Baseball: Etowah 4, North Gwinnett 0 (Game 1)(Friday)
5A Playoff Baseball: North Gwinnett 8, Etowah 6 (Game 2)(Friday)
5A Playoff Baseball: North Gwinnett 3, Etowah 2 (Game 3)(Saturday)
5A Boys Playoff Lacrosse: Northview 19, 9 (Saturday)
5A State Championship Track and Field: Etowah finished tied for 15th place with 12 points
5A State Championship Track and Field: Pope finished tied for 17th place with 10 points
There are no sports on the calendar today in Woodstock-Towne Lake Patch. But tune in later this week and the playoff schedule, once again, heats up.