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Victory parade in Valdosta

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January 26, 2008

Valdosta -- The City of Valdosta honored its football champions Saturday, holding a parade for the national champion Valdosta State Blazers, and the state champion Lowndes Vikings.

VSU won its second Division II national championship, beating Northwest Missouri State 25-20 a little more than a month ago.

Lowndes high school has five state titles, the most recent a 34-6 stomping of North Gwinnett.

It's the third title in the last four years for the Vikings.

Both teams won their championships December 15th, and celebrated together with a parade in Valdosta.

Lowndes and VSU finished the season 14-1 and 13-1, respectively.