C.A. Johnson vs. Ben Lippen
Site: Bolden Stadium. Time: Thursday, 7:30 p.m.
Last week: Ben Lippen (2-1) is coming off a 27-21 SCISA 3A conference loss to Augusta Christian. Greg Williamson had 10 tackles in the loss and leads the team with 21 stops to date. Offensively, Tyler Renew has 706 yards rushing and nine touchdowns on 60 carries. The Falcons are averaging 313.3 yards rushing per game C.A. Johnson (2-2) dropped a 32-22 decision to Pelion.
Series history: Ben Lippen was a 24-0 winner in the first meeting of the teams last season. The Falcons are making their first-ever visit to Bolden Stadium.
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Dreher vs. Mid-Carolina
Site: Memorial Stadium. Time: Thursday, 7:30 p.m.
Last week: The Blue Devils ended a 13-game losing streak and handed second-year coach Josh Stepp his first win at the Dreher helm in a 42-12 win over Eau Claire Mid-Carolina is off to a fast start again. Last week’s wild 58-40 conquest of Gilbert upped the Rebel record to 3-0. M-C is averaging 50.3 points a game so far.
Series history: Mid-Carolina was a 40-13 winner in the first meeting of the teams a year ago.