By Score Atlanta
Bainbridge 31, Westlake 14: After visiting the Lions opened up the scoring with a 3-yard pass from Renard Battle to Daylan Rollins, Bainbridge scored 38 consecutive points to win easily. Quarterback Damien Bouie rushed for three scores on just six carries, and running back Terry Lewis added 187 yards on the ground and two touchdowns.
East Paulding 47, New Manchester 0: Senior Lorenz Suttles contributed two touchdowns to the visiting Raiders’ shutout win. Junior quarterback Mitchell Webb threw both touchdowns to Suttles. Kamani Thomas also added a touchdown for the Raiders Friday night. East Paulding controlled the game from the start and led the Jaguars 20-0 at halftime.
Flowery Branch 47, Loganville 14: Host Flowery Branch ran out to a 33-7 halftime lead. Loganville ran for 206 yards, but could only manage seven through the air. The Falcons ran for 350 yards led by Justin Curry with 143 yards and three scores. Quarterback Jackson McDonald threw for 128 and a score while rushing for 92 yards and three touchdowns. Darius Curry ran one play as quarterback, an 82-yard touchdown run.
Gainesville 62, Apalachee 20: Gainesville scored 49 points in the first half in a rout of the visiting Wildcats. The Red Elephants also totaled 447 yards in the first half. Apalachee scored on a 98-yard kickoff return by Jody Mathis to start the third quarter, but Gainesville quickly answered with two kickoff return touchdowns.
Heritage-Conyers 21, Cedar Shoals 0: Myron Fears ran 13 yards for the Patriots’ first touchdown of the night. Darius Lewis scored the second touchdown of the night for host Heritage. Lewis returned the opening kickoff of the second half 94 yards to the end zone for a touchdown.
Kell 33, Creekview 29: Khalil Bell scored the winning touchdown on a 10-yard run with less than four minutes remaining as the Longhorns beat host Creekview in a see-saw battle. Kell also scored two times on turnovers. Brendan Langley returned an interception 54 yards, and Donnell Greene picked up a fumble and ran five yards for the touchdown.
North Paulding 43, Hiram 27: Kayden Bishop provided most of host North Paulding’s offense against the Hornets Friday night. Bishop threw a 20 yard pass for the Wolfpack’s first score and caught three touchdown passes against visiting Hiram. Throwing the touchdowns to Bishop was Chase Noonan. Bishop also kicked a 15 yard field goal in the first quarter.
Northgate 37, Ola 15: Visiting Northgate got big first-half scoring plays from Cole Carter (45-yard rush), Brandon Facyson (41-yard reception) and Sean Spencer (52-yard fumble return) to jump out to an early lead. T.J. Womack and Torrez Johnson also found the end zone, and Zack Braun hit a 27-yard field goal.
Pope 45, Northview 27: The visiting Pope Greyhounds received three touchdowns from junior Ronald Woods in its win over the Titans. Woods started the game with a 38-yard run and a touchdown on Pope’s opening drive. Sophomore Itabari Mason also scored three touchdowns for the Greyhounds. His longest run was a 53-yard touchdown. Both backs had more than 100 yards rushing.
Riverwood 20, Sequoyah 14: The visiting Raiders moved to 4-0 for the first time since 1986, highlighted by Tyler Blake’s 85-yard touchdown run. Blake set up another touchdown with a 50-yard reception that put Riverwood on the 1-yard line. Preston Stewart turned in eight total tackles on defense to lead the Raiders.
Sprayberry 31, Forsyth Central 28: The lead changed hands five times in the first half, finishing with host Forsyth Central clinging to a 13-10 halftime lead. Halfback Torrey Richardson busted loose in the third quarter for a 44-yard touchdown run to give the Yellow Jackets the lead for good. The Bulldogs scored late in the fourth quarter, but it would not matter.
Starr’s Mill 46, Mt. Zion-Jonesboro 0: Timothy Roberts returned the opening kick-off 84 yards for a touchdown and it was all Starr’s Mill from there. Dion Munerlyn led the way for the visiting Panthers with 15 carries for 89 yards and two touchdowns. Mitchell Ray also rushed for 87 yards and a touchdown for Starr’s Mill.
Tucker 50, Dunwoody 0: The visiting Tigers ran for 376 yards in a victory over Dunwoody. Three Tucker running backs each scored twice. Yusuf Minor made the most of five carries, rushing for two scores and 156 yards. Dallas Rivers added two rushing scores, and Dominique Sanders scored once on a run from scrimmage and on a punt return.
Whitewater 39, Union Grove 0: Trevor Morgan caught four passes for 151 yards and two touchdowns for visiting Whitewater. Christian Wafford also scored twice, rushing for a 10-yard score and picking up a fumble near midfield and running it in. Kendall Conley (three yards) and Justin Peck (25 yards) added rushing touchdowns.