By Score Atlanta
Allatoona 41, New Manchester 13: Playing host to New Manchester, the Buccaneers were lead by T.J. Herron who had 110 yards and three touchdowns on the ground. Austin Daniels added a touchdown off of a blocked punt. Josh Bautista caught a 39-yard touchdown and also rushed for a score for Allatoona.
Clarke Central 37, Salem 0: After running out to a 27-0 lead at the half, the host Gladiators cruised behind two touchdowns from Jalani Payne. Clarke Central scored the first points of the game on a recovered fumble in the end zone for a touchdown. Quarterback Cameron Johnson threw two touchdowns to Jaquan Dowdy for 10 and 34 yards.
Creekside 21, Starr’s Mill 3: The visiting Creekside Seminoles were led by Evan and Elliot Berry in their victory over the Starr’s Mill Panthers. Evan Berry rushed for 97 yards in the game, 54 of which came on a touchdown run. He also got a 49-yard touchdown pass. Elliot Berry had a 51-yard touchdown run.
Creekview 21, Sequoyah 6: Quarterback Hayden Hall propelled the host Creekview Grizzlies to victory against county-rival Sequoyah. Hall threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to Will Kirby in the first quarter and rushed for another in the third quarter. Chandler Wold also scored for the Grizzlies on a 13-yard touchdown run. Sequoyah scored in the second quarter but missed the PAT.
Forsyth Central 40, North Springs 6: The visiting Bulldogs were dominant on both sides of the ball in a victory over North Springs. Shay Hollis rushed for two scores and Jeremiah Jones caught two of Michael Branigan’s passes for touchdowns. Central racked up 443 total yards while limiting the Spartans to 106 yards of offense.
Heritage-Conyers 37, Winder-Barrow 12: Obe Fortune had a rushing and receiving touchdown for the visiting Patriots, and three other Heritage players — Myron Fears, Dominique Packer and Tyler Weaver — also had rushing scores. Myles Hunter and Braxton Morton had interceptions for Heritage.
Hiram 31, Lithia Springs 10: The visiting Hornets took advantage of turnovers to defeat Lithia Springs. Hornets linebacker Kevin Mitchell returned a fumble 40 yards for a touchdown. Defensive lineman Devin Pogue recovered two fumbles for Hiram. Roderick Harrison scored on a 1-yard quarterback sneak for the Hornets. Chris Miller had a 20-yard rushing touchdown as well for Hiram.
Kell 35, Riverwood 7: The visiting Kell Longhorns were led by running back Khalil Bell’s two rushing touchdowns. Brendan Langley also added to the scoring for the Longhorns with a 53 yard touchdown run. Kell quarterback Matthew McGuigan threw a 27-yard touchdown to Taylor Henkle and rushed three yards for a touchdown.
Pope 21, Osborne 0: Quarterback Stephen Skruck took advantage of athletic plays by his wide receivers by throwing two touchdown passes, one to Logan Carr and the other to Ben Doran for the visiting Greyhounds. Running back Itabari Mason added a rushing score for Pope. The Greyhounds improved to 4-1 on the season.
Union Grove 21, Ola 7: Special teams played a big role in the Wolverines’ win over visiting Ola. Dalton Tumlin blocked a punt and Demetrius Jackson blocked a field goal to set up Union Grove touchdowns. Running back Derrick Crane rushed for two scores and Caleb Ham caught a pass from Jonathan Slade to cap the scoring for Union Grove.