The Valdosta (GA) Wildcats will travel to play in the National Select 7-on-7 Championships in Hoover, AL. Valdosta won the Palmetto State Showdown (SC) 7-on-7 passing tournament in June qualifying them for the national event.
The Palmetto Showdown gained national attention in its early years for its level of competition. Byrnes (SC) host the event and have won multiple South Carolina State Championships. The Wildcats from south Georgia became the second team outside of South Carolina to win the tournament in its six years. Region 1-6A opponent Brunswick (GA) is the other. Byrnes (SC) won the rest. Brunswick (GA) did not make the playoffs last season in the region, those spots went to Camden Co., Lowndes, Valdosta and Colquitt Co.
Valdosta opens their regular season against GA Class 5A Thomas County Central on August 30th in Valdosta,GA.