Class 1A 1st Round Linden vs. Maplesville
The Red Devils from Maplesville are Alabama's most dominant program in the last five years, looking to make their fifth straight state title game and win their fourth straight blue map. To do that, their road will begin with a visit from a familiar foe from just south of Demoplois: Linden. The Patriots are reeling after one of their most disappointing regular seasons in the last decade. Can Linden stun the Red Devils early on?