Here are some stars from Friday night’s games across Georgia.
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In the featured photo above by Josh Major, Grayson sophomore running back Dylan Elder takes off against Alpharetta.
Dylan Elder, Grayson ATH
The sophomore scored three touchdowns in a 42-6 win over Alpharetta.
Ryan Newman, Harlem QB
Newman threw a 27-yard touchdown pass that cut Evans’ lead to 22-20 with 6:29 remaining. Harlem would have taken the lead if not for an unsuccessful field goal.
Jacurri Brown, Lowndes QB
Brown was 13-of-19 passing for 198 yards, three passing touchdowns and a rushing score in a 58-47 win over Lake Gibson (Florida).
Tyler Hughes, Marietta QB
Hughes was 21-of-27 passing for 348 yards and four touchdowns while adding a rushing score in a 42-21 win over McEachern.
Christian Mathis, Marietta WR
Mathis finished the win over McEachern with nine receptions for 140 yards and two touchdown receptions.
Marcus McFarlane, North Gwinnett RB
McFarlane carried the ball 22 times for 114 yards and a score in a 34-27 win over Parkview.
Colin Houck, Parkview QB
Houck was 17-of-32 passing for 302 yards and three touchdowns in the loss to North Gwinnett.
Ricky McCrary, Creekside DB
The sophomore defensive back intercepted a pass from Westlake quarterback RJ Johnson to seal the 27-20 victory for Creekside with nine seconds left in regulation.
John Hunt, Woodward Academy head coach
Hunt gained his 100th win as Woodward Academy beat Marist.
Sammy Brown, Jefferson RB
Brown touched the ball four times, and three of those touches resulted in touchdowns as Jefferson rolled over Southside 45-7.
Solomon Locke, Christian Heritage LB
Locke came through for his team with a clutch fourth-down sack to seal a victory as Christian Heritage led King’s Ridge 34-32.
Vadole Fleming, Stephens County LB
Fleming was the first player to score in the Stephens vs. Jackson game as he pulled off a 40-yard pick-six.
Jefferson County defense
Jefferson held Southside’s offense to minus-31 yards as it cruised to a 45-7 win.
Silas Mulligan, White County RB
Mulligan led White County to its first win of the season as he ran for two touchdowns, including one with under six minutes left in the game to seal the win.
MJ Morris, Carrollton QB
Morris had four passing touchdowns and one rushing score in a 48-7 win over Jonesboro.
Savion Riley, Kennesaw Mountain ATH
Riley played both ways and put the Mustangs back in the lead after a 56-yard rushing touchdown with four minutes left in the game.
Caleb Downs, Mill Creek S
Downs set a Mill Creek school record with his fourth career pick-six in a 35-7 win over Dacula.
Drew Aucion, North Forsyth QB
Aucion carried the ball 22 times for 161 yards and two touchdowns as he led North Forsyth to a 42-10 win over Dalton.