PLAYOFFS - First Round vs. Mt. Zion
November 11, 2009Westside High School
Seminole Country is ready for playoff football as the Mt. Zion Bulldogs travel to Bibb County to take on Westside. This matchup promises to be a great one as both teams have played great ball all season. Kickoff is at 7:30pm this Friday.
Mt. Zion, Jonesboro (8-2) at Westside, Macon (9-1)
- Both teams have first-year coaches. Mount Zion's is Jamie Aull, a former Mount Zion player. Westside's is Sheddrick Risper, a former head coach of the middle school team. (The only other first-year coach in the draw is Ware County's Ed Dudley.)
- Mount Zion's best playoff finish was the Class AAA final 10 years ago against Oconee County. Aull played on that Mount Zion team.
- Westside has made two semifinals (2000, 2003) but never a final.
- Westside is 9-2 at home in the playoffs and 8-0 in the first two rounds at home.
- These schools were in the same region (2-AAAAA) in 2002 and 2003. Westside won their games those years 21-7 and 41-6.