Ridgeland Wins Mini Monday Playoff to Claim Playoff Spot

Dalton-GA-(WDEF) Ridgeland won a three team mini-playoff on Monday night in Dalton to claim Region 7-AAAA’s fourth and final playoff spot. 
Gilmer and SE Whitfield met in the first contest, which consisted of two, five-minute halves.
With no score in the second half, Bobcats quarterback Thaddeus Bowers hit Kell Kiker for a 67 yard touchdown. Gilmer won 7-0. They advanced to play Ridgeland.
Panthers Stephon Walker returned the opening kick 90-yards for a touchdown to make it 7-0.
Ridgeland also added a field goal in the first half. Panthers running back Jalyn Shelton closed out the scoring in the second half with a short touchdown run to make the final 17-0.
The Panthers will now travel to St. Pius to open the playoffs on Friday.
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