Laney, Aquinas 49 Years Ago: Revisiting the the first integrated game in Georgia

Augusta, GA (WJBF) — Friday night, Laney and Aquinas High School played each other for the first time since 1975. More importantly, it marked the 49th anniversary of the first integrated high school football game in the state of Georgia.

We revisited that historical night with several men who played in that game.

 

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