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Jackets familiar with AAAA semifinal opponent

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December 4, 2007

Thomasville - Thomas County Central is no stranger to playing in the state semifinals.

In fact, Jackets head coachEd Pilcher has probably single handedly made the semifinals under the Dome what they are today with his bold two point conversions.

The Jackets return to the semifinals for the first time in four years.

And there opponent is former region 1-AAAA rival Ware County.

These two teams used to play for the region title but Friday's winner will advance to next week's state championship game.

Thomas County Central head coach Ed Pilcher said "We had some pretty good football games in those four years when we were in the same region. So, yea, it will be exciting to play them again. I am sure they are excited about getting play us too."

Thomas County Central plays former region rival Ware County Friday night at 9:00 p.m..

Winner plays the winner of the other semifinal between Tucker and Northside Warner Robins next week for the AAAA state championship.

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