The Hornets have an open date on Friday Sept. 4 but are looking forward to beginning Region 5AAAAAA play vs. Lassiter on the road next Friday Sept. 11. The Hornets are 2-0 with their last win over Centennial 52-0 and their opening night win v. Lowndes County 35-8. With Non-Region play over the Hornets will be challenged to perform in a much improved Region. Etowah High School is currently ranked 8th in the State joining the 5th ranked Hornets in the latest AJC rankings. Additionally, Walton and Lassiter are currently undefeated with the Hornets’ next opponent Lassiter having previously defeated two defending Region Champions in Hillgrove High School and Kell High School.