After trouncing North Hall 42-7 in the first round of the 2017 Georgia High School Football Playoffs at home Friday night, Monroe Area High School Varsity football Hurricanes move into the Sweet 16 Round of the Championship. The team will Face off against Calhoun, at Calhoun, on Nov. 17, 2017, in the second round of the playoffs. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. Calhoun was the team that put an end to Monroe’s championship dreams last year when they beat the Hurricanes 42 – 0 in the first round.
The Hurricanes are the only Walton County team remaining in the playoffs. Georgia Walton Academy’s season came to an end Friday when the Bulldogs fell to Fellowship Christian’s Paladins 41-35 in overtime. For a recap of the game, click or tap on this link to Maxprep.com