High School Sports

Washington County to host semifinal

Washington County will host Blessed Trinity in a GHSA Class AAA semifinal Friday in Sandersville.

The Golden Hawks prevailed in a coin flip conducted Sunday morning. Both teams are 13-0, with Washington County winning Region 3-AAA and Blessed Trinity winning Region 4-AAA.

Last Friday, top-ranked Washington County defeated Pierce County 62-35, while No. 3 Blessed Trinity topped No. 4 Jefferson 28-21 in overtime.

No. 2 Calhoun will host No. 7 Westminster-Atlanta in the other semifinal. Friday's winners will meet at 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 in the Georgia Dome for the state championship.