The Talon Times

  • March 13/28 Band Performance (Assembly)

  • March 13/27 Late Start (9:15)

  • March 13/18-3/22 Spring Break - School Closed

Florida versus Georgia: A Jacksonville Tradition

Back to Article
Back to Article

Florida versus Georgia: A Jacksonville Tradition

Ashley Long '19

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






The Florida versus Georgia football game is not only a huge match versus two major SEC  teams, it is also one of the biggest tailgates and it has been taking place in Jacksonville, FL since 1933.

It is a day chalked full of excitement, often starting out by getting together with with your family and friends down at the stadium to hang out and get ready for the big game.

When the game finally began, it was a pretty even competition. Although Georgia was winning, Florida kept up.

Towards the fourth quarter, Florida went downhill. Georgia got 13 points up on the scoreboard, and Florida only got 3, with Georgia ending the game at 36-17 as the final score.

Image courtesy of Steve Spurrier.

About the Writer
Ashley Long '19, Staff Writer

Ashley Long is a senior who has been an ESJ student since the seventh grade. She’s a first-year staffer for The Talon Times. Her main focuses for the...

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Left
  • Florida versus Georgia: A Jacksonville Tradition

    Community

    A Vision For Art

  • Florida versus Georgia: A Jacksonville Tradition

    Community

    “He is a racist. He is a conman. He is a cheat.”

  • Florida versus Georgia: A Jacksonville Tradition

    Community

    The Art Of Stepping

  • Florida versus Georgia: A Jacksonville Tradition

    Community

    Technology Usage By Generations Today

  • Florida versus Georgia: A Jacksonville Tradition

    Community

    Celestia’s Coastal Cuisine Review

  • Florida versus Georgia: A Jacksonville Tradition

    Community

    Karl Lagerfeld: A Fashion Genius

  • Florida versus Georgia: A Jacksonville Tradition

    Community

    Haskell Gallery: Water Angels Exhibit

  • Florida versus Georgia: A Jacksonville Tradition

    Community

    SOTU: Women In White

  • Florida versus Georgia: A Jacksonville Tradition

    Community

    Super Bowl LIII

  • Florida versus Georgia: A Jacksonville Tradition

    Community

    Waffle House: Rich In Taste And History

Navigate Right
Episcopal School of Jacksonville's Student Newspaper
Florida versus Georgia: A Jacksonville Tradition