Miami Central vs. Gainesville
Final: Miami Central 37, Gainesville 14
December 15th, 1:00pm EST – 6A State Final: Miami Central vs. Gainesville – Join Mike Ridaught (Play-by-play), Tyler TenBieg (Color) and Chelsea Rae (Sidelines) for the Class 6A state championship game from the Citrus Bowl in Orlando (FL).
Radio: FM-104.9 Gainesville/High Springs/Lake City
While the offenses are getting most of the attention going into Saturday’s Class 6A state title showdown between No. 1 Gainesville and No. 4 Miami Central, it will be the tougher, stouter defense that will likely decide which team emerges as champion.
The Hurricanes’ defense, which has shown up in big wins all season, plans to cap the Rockets’ potent attack at the Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium. That’s saying a lot considering Central’s offense has totaled 179 points in four playoff wins, and had 498 total yards (326 in the second half) in a 48-33 win at No. 2 Naples in last Friday’s state semifinal. – Read More