By: Ben Ennis
ATLANTA, GA – Cedar Grove’s Jadon Haselwood held on to the game-winning touchdown pass with 4 seconds leftin the game for a 14-13 come-from-behind win over Peach County in the GHSA Class AAA title game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Peach County scored first on a 48-yard field goal from Rene Galan in the second quarter. Quarterback Kendall Boney gave Cedar Grove its first lead on a 12-yard run at 6:39 in the third quarter. The Peach County Trojans responded on a 2-yard run by Noah Whittington at the end of the third quarter the make the score 13-7, before Haselwood’s game-winner in the final seconds.
Cedar Grove Stats:
Boney was 6-of-10 passing for 101 yards and a touchdown and rushed for a score. Haselwood finished with two catches for 42 yards and the game-winner. Montre Monfort led all players with seven tackles. Rashad Cheney and Latrelvin Blackam had 6.5 tackles. Haselwood also made four tackles.
Peach County Stats:
Peach County’s Jaydon Gibson was 12 of 20 passing for 130 yards. Whittington rushed for 39 yards and 1 touchdown on 14 carries. Clemson commit Sergio Allen had 6.5 tackles. Terkel Jefferson made 5.5 tackles and ZaViann Bonner made 5 tackles.