Soccer boots Georgia high school football out of stadium, delaying state championships

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It’s official, the Georgia high school football championships won’t be played next weekend, because the Atlanta United will be playing in the Major League Soccer championship match on December 8 at Mercedes Benz Stadium. Instead of playing the high school football championships on December 7-8, the games will be played Tuesday, December 11 and Wednesday, December 12.

Below is the new schedule:

Tuesday 12/11

10am kick-off – Class A Private

1pm kick-off – Class AAA

4:30pm kick-off – Class AAAAA

8pm kick-off – Class AAAAAA

Wednesday 12/12

10am kick-off – Class A Public

1pm kick-off – Class AA

4:30pm kick-off – Class AAAA

8:00pm kick-off – Class AAAAAAA

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Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.