Defense spurred Eastside to a 20-0 victory at Berea Friday night.
The Eagles defensive unit got a 50-yard interception return for a touchdown and a nine-yard fumble return for a touchdown, both by Will Thorpe, and also recorded a safety.
Drake Turnquist connected with Ty Thomason on a six-yard touchdown for the lone offensive score. Thomason had five catches for 70 yards.
Christ Church 66,
Southside Christian 12
Christ Church jumped out to a 38-12 halftime lead and cruised to its 34th consective win.
Three different quarterbacks threw touchdowns for the Cavaliers (8-0, 1-0 Region 2-A). Demetrius Anthony completed 5-of-9 passes for 107 yards and two touchdowns. Andrew Slade was 4-of-7 for 74 yards and one touchdown. Ian Miller went 3-for-3 for 57 yards and a touchdown.
St. Joseph’s 54,
St. Joseph’s improved to 8-0 as the Knights raced past Whitmire in the teams’ Region 2-A opener. The win sets up a showdown of the top ranked teams in Class A next week as No. 2 St. Joseph’s hosts No. 1 Christ Church.
Carolina 27, Pendleton 21
Carolina (3-5, 2-3 Skyline AA) traveled to Pendleton Friday night and snapped a five-game losing skid to the Bulldogs.