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Class AAAAAA blog: First-round schedule set; a peek at what lies ahead

The schedule is set for the first round of the Class AAAAAA football playoffs. Listed below are the times and locations for all 16 first-round games, followed by the matchups for Round 2: 

First-round games 

Gainesville at Allatoona, 7:30 p.m. Friday 

Bradwell Institute at Stephenson, 7:30 p.m. Friday (Hallford Stadium) 

Coffee at Heritage-Conyers, 7:30 p.m. Friday 

Northview at Mays, 7:30 p.m. Friday (Lakewood Stadium) 

Sprayberry at Lanier, 7:30 p.m. Friday 

M.L. King at Richmond Hill, 7:30 p.m. Friday 

Lakeside-Evans at Valdosta, 8 p.m. Friday 

Alexander at Johns Creek, 7:30 p.m. Friday 

Tucker at Glynn Academy, 7:30 p.m. Friday (Glynn County Stadium) 

Dalton at Dacula, 7:30 p.m. Friday 

Creekside at Alpharetta, 7:30 p.m. Friday 

Greenbrier at Lee County, 7:30 p.m. Friday 

Brunswick at Morrow, 7:30 p.m. Friday (Tara Stadium) 

Winder-Barrow at Harrison, 7:30 p.m. Friday 

North Atlanta at South Paulding, 7:30 p.m. Friday 

Houston County at Evans, 7:30 p.m. Friday 

Second-round matchups 

Gainesville/Allatoona winner vs. Bradwell Institute/*Stephenson winner 

Coffee/Heritage-Conyers winner vs. Northview/*Mays winner 

Sprayberry/Lanier winner vs. M.L. King/*Richmond Hill winner 

Lakeside-Evans/Valdosta winner vs. Alexander/*Johns Creek winner 

Tucker/Glynn Academy winner vs. Dalton/*Dacula winner 

Creekside/Alpharetta winner Greenbrier/*Lee County winner 

Brunswick/Morrow winner vs. Winder-Barrow/*Harrison winner 

North Atlanta/South Paulding winner vs. Houston County/*Evans winner 

Note: Teams marked with an asterisk are No. 1 seeds and would host second-round games if they win this week. If a No. 1 seed loses, the winner of the other game would be the home team.

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