The first round is complete in Georgia 3A. Below are the updated brackets and some notes from some of the games.
Blessed Trinity’s Carter McManes rushed for three touchdowns and Chad Manthey rushed for a touchdown
Keshawn Lowe and Tyler Gibson each had a rushing touchdown for Peach County.
Defensing 3A champion Buford lead 35-0 at halftime. Josh Thomas scored a rushing touchdown and took back a fumble return for a touchdown as Buford shutout Sonoraville. Sonoraville entered the playoffs with a losing record.
Cartersville’s Tiamon Pennymon rushed for two touchdowns in their victory.
Veron Dasher rushed for two touchdowns while Maurice Paulk added a touchdown. Appling County also had a kickoff return for a touchdown by CJ Alexander in their win.
Carver-Columbus’s Jawon Pass passed for three touchdowns and rushed for two as Carver-Columbus won in three overtimes.
Eddie Culpepper rushed for three touchdowns and Terry Goodwin returned a punt for a touchdown for Callaway.
Terry Googer passed for two touchdowns while Elijah Holyfield rushed for three touchdowns as Woodward Academy advanced.
St. Pius X won at Hart County. Joey Conners had two rushing touchdowns in the contest.
Dalton Whitefield rushed for three touchdowns as White County advanced. Maurice Sutton also rushed for two touchdowns.