By Score Atlanta
Allatoona 24, Heritage-Conyers 21: Visiting Heritage led twice, but could not hold on. Quarterback Jeremy Uzee scored on a quarterback sneak and threw a touchdown pass to Clarence Soleberry. T.J. Herron scored Allatoona’s other touchdown on an 8-yard run. Heritage-Conyers missed a 47-yard field goal with 30 seconds remaining to tie the contest.
Harris County 31 Northgate 14: Host Harris County led by 10 at the half and was able to hold on to that lead and advance. Cornerback Taquon Marshall intercepted a first quarter pass and took it in for a touchdown for Harrison County’s opening score. Running back Esais Chatman led the way with 205 yards and added two touchdowns.
Kell 19, Southwest DeKalb 14: Julian Burris hauled in a 48-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Matthew McGuigan to give the host Longhorns the lead with just 25 seconds left. Running back Khalil Bell scored on a 5-yard run and Brendan Langley caught a 28-yard pass from McGuigan to lead Kell over the Panthers.
North Paulding 63, Flowery Branch 42: Visiting North Paulding used some trickery and quarterback Chase Noonan to defeat Flowery Branch. Noonan threw five touchdown passes and scored a rushing touchdown. Matt Mixon caught four of the five touchdown passes. North Paulding’s Jamaad Stephens caught Flowery Branch off guard by throwing a 47-yard touchdown pass to Cameron Davis.
Tucker 42, Creekview 25: Visiting Tucker trailed Creekview early in the game but jumped to a 7-3 lead at the end of the first quarter. Tucker would score three touchdowns in the second quarter to make the halftime score 28-7. Creekview scored 14 points in the third quarter, but could not catch Tucker.