Friday Night Review - Metro Atlanta
The Grayson Rams rolled on to a 33-7 victory over West Forsyth. Robert Nkemdiche scored three first half touchdowns and four total, and Nick Schuessler fired a touchdown pass in the Rams’ victory. ... Tucker outlasted Flowery Branch 42-34 after falling behind 14-0. Yusuf Minor had a 40-yard run and Juwaan Williams ran for three touchdowns in the victorious effort. Jordan Landry tallied two scores for the Tigers. CJ Curry had a touchdown grab and Kanler Coker threw for another and ran for a score.
Lassiter defeated ML King 24-14 to claim another upset victim. Isiah Willis rushed for 129 yards while quarterback Eddie Printz passed for 235 yards on 24-for-35 passing with one score and one interception. He also ran for a score. Niles Clark meanwhile recorded a pick-6 to change the complexion of the game. Lions quarterback Jonquel Dawson had to leave the game for a short time with an injured right ankle. He did throw for a score to move into second place all-time with 93 touchdown passes. Lassiter so far has defeated No. 1 seed Alpharetta, No. 2 seed McEachern and another No. 1 in ML King.
Parker McLeod found Zack Blaylock for a game-clinching 95-yard touchdown reception with less than 10 minutes to play in Walton’s 21-13 victory. Blaylock also recorded two fourth quarter interceptions. Tyren Jones had a 43-yard touchdown run in the victory and a 62-yard punt return for a score. ... Buford had five different players tally rushing scores with Nathan Staub and Andre Johnson each recording two scores apiece. The Wolves thumped Elbert County 49-13. Buford has now won 26 straight games, the longest streak currently in the state.