By Score Atlanta
Athens Academy 24, Pinecrest Academy 17: The visiting Paladins fell to the Spartans despite rallying from a 17-point deficit. The Spartans were led by quarterback Drew Richardson, who threw for 131 yards and a touchdown. He also scored a touchdown on the ground and gained 55 yard on 18 carries. Eric Williams scored from two yards out with 2:04 on the clock to win the game.
Athens Christian 35, Hebron Christian 8: The visiting Eagles intercepted five passes in its win. The first play of the game saw Tre Morris rush for a 78-yard touchdown for Athens Christian. Levi Cummings also scored twice, once on an interception and the other on a 70-yard touchdown reception from Brett Branton.
Mt. Pisgah 14, King’s Ridge 6: The Patriots went on the road and pulled out a victory with a strong showing by their defense. Oz Dixon, Jacob Delk and Nicky Piccatietra each had an interception. Piccatietra also had a fumble recovery that led to a 1-yard touchdown run by J.R. Cendoya. A 22-yard touchdown pass from Aaron Winchester to Browning Dunn accounted for the Patriots’ other score.
Walker 25, Fellowship Christian 20: The host Wolverines trailed 7-6 at halftime, but rallied to take the lead for good in the third quarter. The Wolverines used 415 rushing yards, including 299 by Gaines Lahue. Lahue carried the ball 21 times and scored four touchdowns.