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Gray beats Newberry for Upper State Title, to play Silver Bluff for State Championship

Gray Collegiate Academy defeated Newberry 35-28, Friday night at the neutral site of Fairfield Central. The War Eagles are the Class 2A Upper State champions with the win. (George Matsui photo)

Now Gray (13-1) will play in the state title game versus Silver Bluff. The game is at 7 p.m., Friday (Dec. 3) at Charlie W. Johnson Stadium, near the campus for Benedict University in Columbia. Silver Bluff beat Barnwell, 42-35, to win the Lower State title.

Gray Runningback KZ Adams had 260 yards and two touchdowns. He also became the first South Carolina public school running back to surpass 3,000 yards in a season.