Morgan Academy falls to No. 5 Glenwood Academy in semifinals

Published 11:03 pm Friday, November 11, 2022

Morgan Academy’s football season came to an end on Friday night.

Fifth-ranked Glenwood Academy defeated the Senators 41-8 in the AISA Class 3A state semifinals.

The Gators (8-3) will face second-ranked Lee-Scott (11-0) for the state championship next Friday at the Cramton Bowl in Montgomery.

Twelve seniors played their final game for the Senators (7-5):  Rhyne Williams, John Beekman Youngblood, TB Clements, Jackson Griffin, John Haden Smith, Teddy Henry, John Allen Ingram, CJ Crocker, Casen Huff, Allen Lightfoot, Allen Michael Creech, and Perrin Utsey.

The Senators’ only touchdown came from Allen Michael Creech. John Allen Ingram added the two-point conversion.

The Gators beat the Senators 63-32 at Morgan Stadium last month for second place in the Region.