No. 1 GHS faces No. 4 Miami Central for the state title


Published: Monday, December 10, 2012 at 5:22 p.m.
Last Modified: Monday, December 10, 2012 at 5:22 p.m.

Class 6A championship

Who: No. 1 Gainesville (14-0) vs. No. 4 Miami Central (11-2)

When: Saturday, 1:07 p.m.

Where: The Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium, Orlando

Tickets: General ($12) can be purchased at Gainesville High and the stadium; reserved seating ($17) can also be purchased at stadium; either tickets are also being sold through Ticketmaster (includes service charge)

Parking: $10 at stadium

History: This is the first meeting between these two schools. Central is making its third straight trip to the championship game, winning the school's only state title in football in 2010 (6A, def. Orlando Dr. Phillips 42-27). Gainesville is making its first trip in 32 years, winning the school's only football title in 1980 (3A, def. Titusville 21-10 at Draa Field in Titusville).

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