Round Two Scores & Recaps
And then there were three…
#1 Rabun County Wildcats 56, #2 Jeff Davis Yellow Jackets 7
Going up against a team that allowed just 5 points per game all season, Rabun County jumped out to a 21-0 lead and were up 42-0 going into the break. Gunner Stockton had 4 TD passes, all to Jaden Gibson (230+ yds), and threw for over 400 yards. He also had 3 rushing TD, and Lang Windham had a TD run. Rabun marched back into the quarterfinals.
#1 Pierce County Warriors 49, #2 Dawson County Tigers 0
It was always a tough assignment going all the way down to Pierce County to battle the defending state champions, but the Tigers got just a touch over 100 total yards in the 49-0 loss. Zach Holtzclaw was able to surpass the century mark in his final game at Dawson. Pierce forced 4 Tiger turnovers that aided their efforts.
#2 Burke County Bears 41, #4 Stephens County Indians 24
The Indians’ run came to an end at Burke County, where the Bears had their way offensively. Stephens County got some points of its own, but it wasn’t enough in the 41-24 second round loss.
#1 Buford 44, #3 Lovejoy 7
#2 Appling County 34, #1 Cherokee Bluff 20
#2 Grayson 35, #1 Denmark 21
#1 Perry 42, #3 Flowery Branch 7