Daily List: Teams that scored at least 60 points against a ranked opponent

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FootballFitzgerald, ranked No. 1 in Class AA, became the first team in 44 years to score 70 points against a ranked opponent when it defeated then-No. 1 Macon County of Class A 70-42 last week. The feat also occurred in 1972, when Southeast Bulloch defeated No. 4 Montgomery County 70-0 in a Class B game. Below are the 21 times when a team has scored 60 points against a ranked opponent. Twice a team scored more than 60 against a ranked team and still lost.

2016 – #1 Fitzgerald d. #1 Macon County 70-42

2014 – McEachern d. #9 Tucker 62-36*

2013 – #5 Johnson County d. #8 Emanuel County Institute 65-29

2013 – #8 Jefferson d. #10 Heard County 61-57*

2013 – #10 North Paulding d. #9 Allatoona 62-46

2012 – North Paulding d. #8 Flowery Branch 63-43*

2012 – Dodge County d. #6 Dublin 61-7

2012 – Gainesville d. #4 Kell 61-42*

2011 – #4 Burke County d. #6 Gainesville 63-28*

2010 – **Brunswick lost to No. 7 Valdosta 62-64

2010 – #4 Wilcox County d. #5 Johnson County 60-39*

2009 – #2 Fitzgerald d. #8 Swainsboro 64-36*

2008 – #2 Wilcox County d. #6 Twiggs County 63-34

2004 – **South Cobb lost to #10 Collins Hill 68-70*

1998 – #8 East Coweta d. #2 LaGrange 67-41

1984 – #2 West Rome d. #9 Lakeshore 61-31*

1982 – #2 Cedartown d. #9 Marist 61-28

1972 – #1 Southeast Bulloch d. #7 Montgomery County 70-0

1972 – #1 Southeast Bulloch d. #10 Unadilla 66-8*

1971 – #1 Valdosta d. #8 Avondale 62-12*

1954 – Tennille d. #4 Putnam County 66-7

*Playoff game

**Team scoring 60-plus points lost.

Note: AJC poll from 1982-present. Atlanta Journal poll prior.

Source: GHSFHA

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