Class AA boys: Dublin pulls away from GACS, will face Blessed Trinity in final

Top-ranked Dublin used a 14-5 third quarter run to pull away from Greater Atlanta Christian in a 75-61 win on Thursday in the GHSA Class AA semifinals at the Macon Coliseum.

The Irish (30-1) will play Blessed Trinity on Saturday for a shot at their second state championship in four years.

Dublin trailed for most of the second quarter before coming out of the half with a renewed aggression. Point guard Rashard Smith dished out three straight assists as the Irish took control of the game on a five-point burst from Sherrard Brantley.

The Irish scored 15 points from the foul line in the fourth quarter.

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