In the state’s highest class, Hillgrove beat Archer 12-6 in the semifinals and will face Marietta Thursday at 2:30 p.m. at Georgia State’s CenterParc Stadium for the championship. The Hawks beat River Ridge 19-6, North Gwinnett 6-0 and Milton 14-7 before its semifinal berth against Archer. Marietta beat Blessed Trinity in the semifinals 26-0 and went through Woodstock 13-6, Mill Creek 7-6 and McEachern 19-7 in the first three rounds.
In Class 5A-6A, LIthia Springs will face Dodge County at 12:45 p.m. Thursday after advancing past the semis. Lithia Springs beat Greenbrier 6-2 to earn its title berth. The Lions beat Grovetown 6-0, Newnan 7-6 and Heritage-Conyers 2-0 before beating Greenbrier. Dodge County beat Riverwood 13-6 in the semifinals to earn the title berth. Dodge beat Locust Grove 19-0, Rockdale County 24-0 and Trinity Christian 14-6 before beating Riverwood.