The Woodward Academy football team had an outstanding 2020 season in its first year in class AAAAA. The War Eagles finished with a 6-1 region record and a 2nd place finish in Region 3-AAAAA. Woodward advanced to the 2nd round of the GHSA AAAAA State Playoffs falling to state finalist Warner Robins. Recently, the coaches of Region 3-AAAAA rewarded 12 War Eagle players with All-Region honors.
Leading the list of First Team All-Region selections were junior running back Damari Alston, who was named the Region Offensive Player of the Year, and senior punter/kicker Davis Golick, who was named Special Teams Player of the Year. Also earning 1st Team All-Region honors were senior linebacker Errington Truesdell, senior defensive back Alan Wright and senior athlete Chase Marshall.
Senior defensive lineman Ozzie Hoffler was named 2nd Team All-Region. Seniors Khari Gee (WR/DB), Banks Snellings (QB), Mikey Okolo (OL/DL), Carter Kulka (OL/DL) and Lee Johnson (Kicker) along with junior Deon King (RB/LB) were named Honorable Mention All-Region.