By Score Atlanta
Alpharetta 32, Centennial 26: The Raiders overcame a 26-9 halftime deficit to comeback and beat visiting Centennial. Jalen Simmons scored two touchdowns; his final touchdown came with 46 seconds remaining in the game to give Alpharetta their first lead and the eventual win.
Central Gwinnett 33, Shiloh 26: Emmanuel Westmoreland threw three touchdowns for Central Gwinnett, including the one to Daniel Lewis that broke open a fourth-quarter tie. Malachi Jones caught a pair of touchdowns and George Morris rushed for two scores to lead the visiting Black Knights.
Hillgrove 35, Kennesaw Mountain 0: Running back Kenyan Drake had 15 carries for 186 and two touchdowns for the visiting Hawks. Quarterback Elijah Ironside completed three passes, two of which were touchdowns. Hillgrove’s defense held the Mustangs to minus-8 yards in the first half.
Lassiter 30, Woodstock 10: The visiting Trojans defeated Woodstock as Niles Clark and Matt Glattstein returned kickoffs of 75 yards and 50 yards, respectively. Quarterback Eddie Printz added 89 yards passing with a touchdown.
M.L. King 20, East Coweta 7: The visiting Lions took a 13-7 halftime lead and kept it for the remainder of the game. Quarterback Garrett Schrepfer scored on a rushing touchdown for the lone Indians score.
McEachern 31, Harrison 14: The visiting Indians led 21-7 at the half, then scored 10 unanswered points in the fourth quarter. Quarterback Trent Thompson threw for two touchdowns and rushed for one. Harrison was led by quarterback Clay Chastain’s 197 yards passing.
Milton 30, North Forsyth 14: The Eagles led 16-7 at halftime and pulled away from the visiting Raiders in the end. Trayvon Paulk rushed 21 times for 187 yards and two touchdowns. Colin McElroy finished 5-of-9 for 98 yards and threw a 58-yard touchdown pass.
Mountain View 48, Meadowcreek 7: The Bears had no trouble at home leading 34-7 at halftime. Marvin Elam carried 12 times for 130 yards and two touchdowns while Eddie West ran 17 times for 111 yards and two touchdowns. Quarterback Chris Bartlett finished 7-of-10 for 151 yards and two touchdowns.
Newton 23, Langston Hughes 3: The Rams used offense, defense and special teams to defeat host Hughes. Javonte Williams ran for two scores, Nick Hardeman recovered a fumble in the end zone for the defense and Tyrique Brown forced a safety on a failed punt attempt by Hughes.
Norcross 42, Collins Hill 21: The Blue Devils fought back after trailing 21-7 in the second quarter. Alvin Kamara carried 16 times for 138 yards and two touchdowns. Joseph Tolbert finished 12-of-15 for 196 yards and three touchdowns, two caught by J.T. Tolbert.
North Gwinnett 44, Duluth 14: In Region 7-AAAAA tilt, No. 8 North Gwinnett won its eighth game in a row by defeating Duluth 44-14. The Bulldogs sprinted to a 20-7 half-time edge and extended the lead to 34-7 by the end of the third quarter.
Running backs Donnie Miles and Joe Jones each ran for two touchdowns, while quarterback Scotty Hosch rushed for a 31-yard touchdown.
The Bulldogs improved to 8-1 and 6-0 in region play to remain tied with Peachtree Ridge, which beat Mill Creek.
Peachtree Ridge 35, Mill Creek 20: The visiting Lions held a 14-7 lead at halftime. Peachtree Ridge’s Billy Best finished 9-of-18 for 122 yards and two touchdowns, while Alex Gray returned a fumble 55 yards for a touchdown. Mill Creek’s John Russ carried 21 times for 162 yards and two touchdowns.
Stephenson 35, Newnan 13: Stephenson moved to 9-0 behind two rushing touchdowns each from Mike Davis and T.J. Moon and one from Justin Holman. The Jaguars will meet undefeated M.L. King next week to determine the Region 2-AAAAA champion.
Westlake 33, Luella 15: Westlake won the battle of Lions by scoring all of its points in the first half. The hosts led 33-7 at the break thanks to a pair of touchdown rushes from Charles Purnell.