Folsom Bulldogs Named a Top 50 Football Teams in the Nation
Feb 24, 2015 04:37PM, Published by Steven Jack, Categories: Community
The Folsom Bulldogs football team were named one of the top 50 teams in the nation by MaxPreps. (Photo courtesy the Folsom Bulldogs Football Facebook page)
The honor goes to the top 50 high school teams in the nation.
"Given the fact that nearly 17,000 varsity teams compete, that puts the Bulldogs in the top one-fifth of 1 percent of teams in the country," said a release on the MaxPreps site.
To be considered for the honor, teams must be nationally ranked and also have won their state championship. Folsom beat Oceanside 68-7 for the state title in December, capping off a perfect 16-0 season.
The school will celebrate the the honor in the Folsom High gym at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 26.
For more information about the Tour of Champions, visit the MaxPreps Tour of Champions site.
INFORMATION PROVIDED BY MAXPREPS