4X Defending South Carolina State Champ Dutch Fork to play IMG Academy

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On Thursday, while interviewing Tom Knotts, the 2019 High School Football America/National High School Coaches Association Coach of the Year, on our podcast, one of the first big interstate matchups of 2020 came to light.

High School Football America Podcast with Tom Knotts

Knotts announced that Dutch Fork, the four-time defending South Carolina state champs, will play IMG Academy in Atlanta early in the season at the Cam Newton Classic at Lakewood High School.

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The matchup brings together two teams that finished highly-ranked in the final 2019 High School Football America 100 national rankings. IMG finished No. 6, while Dutch Fork was No. 11.

Related: High School Football America 100

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