By Score Atlanta
Athens Academy 21, George Walton Academy 20: The host Spartans defeated the Bulldogs in a contest that went to the final seconds. Quarterback Austin Schulte accounted for all three Spartans touchdowns by throwing for two and rushing for another. The Bulldogs had a chance to win, but missed a 45-yard field goal with 16 seconds remaining.
Athens Christian 31, Pinecrest Academy 14: The host Eagles used a heavy dose of the running game to defeat the Paladins. Taylor Hardigree had another huge game with 198 yards and scored all four touchdowns on the ground. Justin Bratcher tacked on a 25-yard field goal and converted all four extra points.
Eagle’s Landing Christian 69, Strong Rock Christian 6: The visiting Chargers dominated on both sides of the ball. The first-team defense did allow a first down, and Eagle’s Landing Christian led by 60 at the half.
King’s Ridge Christian 55, Fellowship Christian 20: Connor Henderson rushed 10 times for 120 yards and two touchdowns to lead King’s Ridge Christian. Benaiah Franklin ran for a 90-yard score and also hauled in a 70-yard touchdown strike from Connor Burns for the host Tigers. Burns threw for 115 yards.
Lakeview Academy 63, North Cobb Christian 28: The visiting Lions got four touchdowns from Trevor Price—two rushing, one receiving and one fumble return. Ted Reynolds passed for two scores and Chance Calderhead added a 55-yard interception return for a touchdown for Lakeview Academy.
Mount Pisgah 42, Mount Paran 28: The host Patriots downed the rival Eagles behind their rushing attack. Quarterback Aaron Winchester completed 11-of-17 passes for 145 yards and a touchdown and ran for 44 yards and two touchdowns. Austin Harper had a pair of touchdowns and Ryan Felice added a 39-yard touchdown.