While 2021 was just the second season of sanctioned flag football in Georgia, the Augusta area continued to show it's ahead of the curve.
Lakeside took the Area 8 championship and Greenbrier made the Georgia High School Association final four for the second time in as many seasons. The future of the sport is bright in the CSRA and across the state.
Here are the flag football players of the year:
These also are all nominees for the flag football player of the year for the Augusta Area High School Sports Awards to be held in the spring. The winner will be the announced at the show. More details about the program are coming soon.
During the live show, these nominees will be honored, along with the top three finalists and the player of the year. All official nominees can receive a free ticket. Check back later in the year for information on how to RSVP.
The Augusta Area High School Sports Awards show is part of the USA TODAY High School Sports Awards, the largest high school sports recognition program in the country.
This article originally appeared on Augusta Chronicle: Augusta area high school flag football players of the year