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Prince Avenue rally among Friday night highlights

Here’s a look at what went down Friday night:

Prince Avenue gets comeback win

No. 2 (Private) Prince Avenue rallied from an early 14-point deficit to defeat Athens Christian (1-1), 30-24 in Athens. The Wolverines trailed 14-0 after the first quarter, but took a 21-14 lead into halftime. In all, Prince Avenue (3-0) scored 30 unanswered points. Grant Roland scored two rushing touchdowns and threw a 29-yard touchdown pass to Mack Simmons.

Mount Paran Christian falls to Bremen

No. 4 (Private) Mount Paran (2-1) fell from the ranks of the unbeaten as the Eagles dropped a 14-10 defensive struggle to Class AAA Bremen (2-0). Mount Paran never led in the contest as the Blue Devils held leads of 7-0 and 14-7. In the first half. Neither team could manage any points in the second half.

Landmark still winless

No. 10 (Private) Stratford Academy led 42-0 at halftime and 49-0 entering the fourth quarter in a 49-13 win over Landmark Christian. The War Eagles are 0-3 for the first time since 1999.

Other games of note:

AAAA No. 9 Ridgeland 38, No. 5 (Private) Darlington 0

AA No. 8 Brooks County 17, No. 1 (Public) Clinch County 14

No. 5 (Public) Commerce 29, Hebron Christian 26

No. 8 (Public) Irwin County 36, No. 2 Macon County 28

No. 3 (Public) Manchester 26, Southwest-Macon 24

AAA Crisp County 27, No. 6 (Public) Turner County 0

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