Aquinas wins state championship

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Aquinas' #4 Daniel Lindsey celebrates a touchdown during Aquinas' 27-7 win over Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas' #4 Daniel Lindsey celebrates a touchdown during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Aquinas' #7 Liam Welch loses the ball as he's hit by Calvary Day defenders during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Calvary Day and Aquinas players watch the coin toss during Aquinas' 27-7 win over Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas gets ready for the start of their game during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Aquinas fans cheer on their team during Aquinas' 27-7 win over Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas fans cheer on their team during Aquinas' 27-7 win over Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas fans cheer on their team during Aquinas' 27-7 win over Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Calvary Day players watch as Aquinas accepts the championship trophy following Aquinas' 27-7 win over Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas' #68 Thomas Adams and #34 Griffin Scott celebrate with fans following Aquinas' 27-7 win over Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Calvary Day's #1 Derek Kirkland sits on the bench following Aquinas' 27-7 win over Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Calvary Day's #7 Jordan Walker, right, pats teammate #32 Robert Heyward on the head as another teammate #81 Milan Richard sits on the bench during Aquinas' 27-7 win over Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Ruben Garnett is interviewed on stage during the championship trophy ceremony after winning the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Aquinas' #7 Liam Welch is pushed out of bounds by Calvary Day's #5 Tyrone Riley during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Aquinas' #1 Ruben Garnett runs through Calvary Day defenders during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Aquinas' #47 Chris Lambert loses his helmet as he's taken down by a host of Calvary Day defenders during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Aquinas' #47 Chris Lambert loses his helmet as he's taken down by a host of Calvary Day defenders during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Aquinas' #47 Chris Lambert loses his helmet as he's taken down by a host of Calvary Day defenders during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas' #47 Chris Lambert loses his helmet as he's taken down by a host of Calvary Day defenders during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas' #47 Chris Lambert loses his helmet as he's taken down by a host of Calvary Day defenders during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas' John Morris (center) runs the ball during the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Aquinas cheerleaders cheer on their team during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Aquinas' #1 Ruben Garnett tries to push away Calvary Day's #11 Salvador Calderon during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA.TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas' #47 Chris Lambert loses his helmet as he's taken down by a host of Calvary Day defenders during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Calvary Day's #32 Robert Heyward reaches for extra yardage as he's pulled down by Aquinas' #34 Griffin Scott and #65 William Evans during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas' #47 Chris Lambert loses his helmet as he's taken down by a host of Calvary Day defenders during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas cheers during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Aquinas' #1 Ruben Garnett runs for a touchdown during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas' #1 Ruben Garnett runs for a touchdown during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas fans cheer during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Calvary Day's #32 Robert Heyward is pulled down by Aquinas' #34 Griffin Scott during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas' #1 Ruben Garnett looks downfield as he runs between defenders during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Aquinas' #1 Ruben Garnett dives for extra yardage during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Aquinas beat Calvary Day 27-7 to win the GHSA state championship Friday. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Calvary Day fans cheer on their team during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas' #1 Ruben Garnett dives for extra yardage during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Calvary Day's #3 Michael Peterson is pulled down by Aquinas' #82 Shalom Alvarez during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Calvary Day's #56 Andre Wilson celebrates a tackle during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas' #1 Ruben Garnett runs away from Calvary Day defenders during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas' #20 Justin Thompson grabs a loose ball during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Calvary Day's #6 Khaliq Hughes pushes off on Aquinas' #4 Daniel Lindsey during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas beat Calvary Day 27-7 to win the GHSA state championship Friday. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Calvary Day's #6 Khaliq Hughes pushes off on Aquinas' #4 Daniel Lindsey during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Calvary Day's #5 Tryone Riley blocks a punt by Aquinas' #20 Justin Thompson during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas takes the field during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Calvary Day takes the field during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas takes the field during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Calvary Day takes the field during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Aquinas fans cheer on their team during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Georgia Coach Mark Richt watches the action during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Calvary Day cheerleaders stand at attention during the national anthem during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. TODD BENNETTSTAFF
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Young Aquinas fans wait for the start of the game during Aquinas' game against Calvary Day in the GHSA State Championship, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. SARA CALDWELLSTAFF
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Aquinas' Ruben Garnett is brought down during the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Aquinas' Head football coach James Leonard signals from the sidelines during the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Head coach James Leonard (center) stands on stage with the team and holds up the championship trophy after a ceremony after winning the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Griffin Scott (left) and Chris Lambert (right) jumped into the crowd to celebrate after winning the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Aquinas' Chris Lambert rushes the ball during the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Aquinas fans cheer during the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Aquinas' Chris Lambert is greeted by cheerleaders after winning the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Aquinas' Head Football coach James Leonard pauses as he paces the sidelines during the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Aquinas' Daniel Lindsey runs the ball during the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Aquinas' Antonio Clark (center) cheers after a run during the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Aquinas' Griffin Scott (center) jumps in the crowd to cheer and celebrate after winning the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff
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Aquinas' Ruben Garnett is brought down during the 2013 GHSA State Football Championship game between Aquinas High School and Calvary Day School in the Atlanta Dome on Friday 13, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Aquinas won 27-7. Sara Caldwellstaff

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