In Georgia's independent ranks, there's been a familiar last name with the Briarwood Buccaneers for the past several seasons -- Reese. Brothers Dalton, Dillon, and Dakota all suited up for the Bucs in the past, and now it's the youngest brother Dax leading the charge to a state title.
The Barnwell senior class made appearances in the lower state finals in 2016 and 2017, losing both times. They won the lower state title in 2018 before falling to Abbeville in the state final. Overall, the senior class is an impressive 51 and 5.
Coaches for the 2019 Touchstone Energy Cooperatives Bowl met today in Columbia to select the 88 players who will make up this year’s roster for the all-star high school football game. Coaches reviewed nearly 450 nominations to come up with the final roster—44 players on the South squad and 44 players on the North.