Daily List: Teams that avenged a regular-season loss in the semifinals

Football, listAvenging a regular-season loss in the semifinals has become a thing lately. McIntosh County Academy became the sixth team in four years to do it and 15th all-time. MCA’s reversal of a 32-7 loss against Clinch County on Aug. 26 to a 24-8 victory on Friday is the starkest turnaround of the 15.

2016: McIntosh Co. Academy vs. Clinch Co.

Lost 32-7. Won 24-8.

2015: Pace Academy vs. Greater Atlanta Christian

Lost 33-13. Won 45-20.

2014: St. Pius vs. Woodward Academy

Lost 42-21. Won 28-21.

2014: Hawkinsville vs. Marion County

Lost 13-6. Won 15-13.

2013: Marion County vs. Hawkinsville

Lost 14-10. Won 40-7.

2013: Charlton County vs. Irwin County

Lost 29-26. Won 34-33.

2011: Landmark Christian vs. Eagle’s Landing Christian

Lost 35-14. Won 14-7.

2009: Clarke Central vs. Rockdale County

Lost 26-23. Won 28-0.

2006: Shaw vs. Carver (Columbus)

Lost 14-9. Won 16-14.

1998: Dougherty vs. Cairo

Lost 36-35. Won 27-7.

1993: Mary Persons vs. Washington County

Lost 25-14. Won 14-13.

1978: Buford vs. Feldwood

Lost 20-14. Won 21-0.

1955: Valdosta vs. Thomasville

Lost 19-14. Won 20-19.

1952: Murphy vs. Decatur

Lost 25-14. Won 14-13.

1950: Valdosta vs. Tifton

Lost 33-13. Won 21-20.

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