Irwin County goes back-to-back in Georgia Class 1A Public classification

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After falling behind Brooks County 7-0 on the game’s opening drive, Irwin County’s Gabe Benyard scored three unanswered TD to lead the defending Class 1A Public champs to their second straight state title. Benyard ended-up with over 300 yards in total offense in the 27-19 victory Monday Night.

The loss was the second straight in the state finals for Brooks County, which lost to Dublin in the 2A title game in 2019.

Irwin County finishes 12-3, while Brooks wraps a 13-2 season with both coming at the hands of Irwin County.

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