AROUND THE STATE

COUNTY BRAGGING RIGHTS UP FOR GRABS IN ORLANDO

Football State Championships start tomorrow (Thursday). See Full Weekend Schedule HERE. At the conclusion of the weekend, winners will be crowned and County bragging rights will be claimed.

Dade, Broward and Palm Beach County each have two teams participating. That’s a total of six teams for South Florida. Duval County will also bring two teams and align with St. Johns County, Baker County and will give them Madison County also…to give Northern Florida five teams.

Central Florida will claim Hillsborough County, Orange County, Sarasota County and Brevard equaling four teams. Calhoun may have to stand alone.

1A: Madison County (Madison) vs. Blountstown (Calhoun)

2A: Champagnat (Dade) vs. University Christian (Duval)

3A: Chaminade (Broward) vs. Oxbridge (Palm Beach)

4A: Cocoa (Brevard) vs. Raines (Duval)

5A: Baker County (self explained) vs. AH-Plantation (Broward)

6A: Armwood (Hills) vs. NW (Dade)

7A: Bartram (St. Johns) vs. Venice (Sarasota)

8A: Dr. Phillips (Orange) vs. Delray Atlantic (Palm Beach)