McEachern 37, Buford 14

11:35 pm Sep. 4, 2015

Buford’s winning streak has come to an end.

McEachern (2-0), ranked No. 2 in Class AAAAAA, got three touchdown passes from Bailey Hockman and two scoring runs from Sam Jackson in a 37-14 victory at home

Walton 34, Lassiter 20

11:09 pm Sep. 4, 2015

Walton’s ability to play turnover-free football and a big performance from running back KK Brooks allowed the Raiders to coast to a 34-20 victory over the Lassiter Trojans on Friday at Raider Valley Stadium.

It was

Buford fans celebrate the 27-20 win over McEachern last season in Buford. (Jason Getz / Special to AJC)

Watch: Buford at McEachern

2:30 pm Sep. 4, 2015

Buford at McEachern

When: 7:30 p.m. Friday

Where: Walter H. Cantrell Stadium, Powder Springs

Records, rankings: Buford is 2-0 and No. 1 in Class AAAA; McEachern is 1-0 and No. 2 in Class AAAAAA.

National rankings: Colquitt County in top 10 in four polls

7:50 am Sep. 4, 2015

Here is where Georgia teams stand in several national polls. The numbers on the left are this week’s rankings; the numbers in parentheses are last week’s rankings.

CalPreps

20. (26) Colquitt County

40. (23) Archer

60. (58) McEachern

HSFB100

5. (13) Colquitt County

24. (17) Archer

31. (35) McEachern

35. (42) Grayson

70. (89) Roswell

98. (NR) Lee County

MaxPreps

6. (NR) Colquitt County

12. (4) Archer

20. (NR) McEachern

PrepNation

5. (8) Colquitt County

22. (19) Archer

Scout

14. (18) Archer

24. (25) McEachern

36. (34) Colquitt County

USA Today

8. (15) Colquitt

Notebook: Social Circle ‘moving in the right direction’

7:40 am Sep. 4, 2015

The state’s longest football losing streak ended last week, and Social Circle coach Chad Estes is understandably thrilled about his team’s 31-23 victory over Strong Rock Christian.

“If you love high school football, Social Circle, Georgia,

Daily List: Longest losing streaks in state history

7:30 am Sep. 4, 2015

Social Circle’s 41-game losing streak, which ended last week, was tied for the eighth-longest in state history. This does not include forfeits. Social Circle’s losing streak officially was 36 games. The state record, held by

Class A Football: No. 1 ELCA at Class AA No. 3 GAC, No. 5 Landmark at Class AA No. 5 Pace Academy among top games of the weekend

2:57 am Sep. 4, 2015

Here are some of the top games in Class A this weekend.

No. 5 Landmark Christian (1-0) at Class AA No. 5 Pace Academy (2-0).  Landmark Christian preseason all-state RB Lofton Tidwell has rushed for 399 yards in two games and returned a kickoff 90 yards for a touchdown. QB Stockton McGuire has passed for 259 yards and six touchdowns and rushed for 157 yards and two touchdowns. CB Payton Hayes

Thursday football, softball and volleyball scores

10:13 pm Sep. 3, 2015

High School Scores

Football

Discovery (V) 65, Berkmar (JV) 0

Dutchtown 20, Lovejoy 12

Rutland 34, Northeast-Macon 28 (OT)

Savannah 21, Windsor Forest 3

Spalding 20, LaGrange 9

Spencer 21, Northside-Columbus 0

Softball

Arabia Mountain 15, Columbia 0

Bowdon 4, Mt. Zion, Carroll 3

Bryan County 4, Jeff Davis 0

Buford 16, Johns Creek 0

Calvary Day 10, Portal 2

Cambridge 13, Forsyth Central 0

Cedartown 8, Pepperell 0

Central-Carroll