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Marietta 28, Hillgrove 17

11:54 pm Oct. 13, 2017

Marietta, which had trailed Hillgrove since midway through the first quarter of their Region 3-AAAAAAA game Friday, scored two touchdowns in the game’s final 1:22 to pull out a 28-17 victory Friday at Northcutt Stadium.

Quarterback Rashun Bass gave Marietta its first lead of the night at 21-17 when he threw a 78-yard touchdown pass to Ramel Keyton with 1:22 to play. Four plays later, the Blue Devils’ Jordan Ford intercepted

Lassiter 37, Marietta 14

10:57 pm Sep. 15, 2017

Lassiter trailed 7-0 less than a minute into the game Friday but turned three Marietta turnovers into second-quarter touchdowns and cruised to a 37-14 victory over the previously unbeaten Blue Devils at Frank Fillmann Stadium.

Quarterback Bradley Riopelle passed for 152 yards, ran for 34 and scored two touchdowns to help Lassiter reach 4-0 for the second consecutive season. Running back Myles Williams ran for 35 yards and also scored two

Top 10 games of Week 5

7:45 am Sep. 14, 2017

Benedictine at Swainsboro

When, where: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Tiger Field, Swainsboro

Records, rankings: Benedictine is 3-0 overall, 0-0 in Region 2-AA and No. 1; Swainsboro is 3-0, 0-0 and unranked.

Last meeting: Benedictine won 47-8 in 2016.

Things to know: This is the

Four Questions with Marietta coach Richard Morgan

7:30 am Nov. 7, 2016

GHSF Daily asked Georgia head coaches to answer these four questions. We’ll report from a different head coach each day.

Richard Morgan, Marietta

1. What is the most memorable game you’ve been a part of as a

Hillgrove 30, Marietta 7

10:58 pm Oct. 14, 2016

Hillgrove wore down Marietta with a clock-controlling running attack and broke open a close game with three fourth-quarter touchdowns to beat the Blue Devils 30-7 in a Region 3-AAAAAAA game Friday in Powder Springs.

Hillgrove ran

Lassiter 21, Marietta 14

11:31 pm Sep. 16, 2016

A Lassiter offense that was held in check for the better of three quarters Friday came alive just in time, scoring 21 points in the game’s final 15 minutes to salvage a 21-14 victory over