Excitement Building for New Sport in Columbus

For the first time ever, Muscogee County School District high schools will have flag football available for female participation. The season began in early November for each of the public high schools in the district. Each game will be played at Kinnett Stadium, except four games, which were played at Spencer High School’s football field in late November.

Spencer’s flag football coach, Andrew Smith, sees it as a great opportunity for the school district to get involved in progressing football.

“It’s so awesome of the Atlanta Falcons for putting this together and (backing) these now six counties to give these girls an opportunity to play football they wouldn’t get anywhere else,” Smith said. “The turnout has been fantastic. These girls are excited to get an opportunity to play.”

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