MARCO ISLAND — After retaking the lead late in the fourth quarter, the Marco Island Academy football team couldn't hold on. Evangelical Christian scored with 16 seconds left to hand Marco Island a 30-26 loss in its final home game at Winterberry Park.
MOORE HAVEN — If there was any doubt how the First Baptist Academy football team responded with a district title at stake, Jayce Howell delivered the answer as spectators were still filing into Moore Haven High School's Terrier Field.
To say that the Golden Gate vs. Palmetto Ridge high school game was great would be a huge understatement. In this year's annual Battle of the Gate, the Bears were able to gut out a 40-33 victory over the Titans in what is sure to become an instant classic in each program's history.