Atlantic and Oxbridge Academy keep their State Title dreams alive with Friday night wins
Palm Beach County (CBS12) —
The Atlantic Eagles advanced to their first State semifinal game since 2001 on Friday night with a 35-22 win over Western out of Davie. The Eagles defense forced five turnovers by picking off Western quarterback Harrison Story five times. Two of those interceptions were returned for touchdowns.
Elsewhere, Oxbridge Academy scored early and often against Florida High, out of Tallahassee, as the Thurderwolves advanced to their first ever State Title Game with a 41-0 win. The Thunderwolves scored five touchdowns in the first half, forcing a running clock ending to the game in the second half.
Pahokee's quest to win the State Championship, meanwhile, ended on Friday night, with a 28-10 loss to Madison County.