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Hazlewood runs past 5A Muscle Shoals

From staff reports

D.J. Jones and Jeremy Green each topped 100 in rushing yards to pace Class 1A Hazlewood High to a 54-28 home win over 5A Muscle Shoals on Friday night.

Hazlewood (5-0) didn't score in the opening quarter and entered the second period trailing 7-0 before exploding for 33 points before halftime.

The Golden Bears rolled up 417 rushing yards. Jones managed 168 yards on 14 carries and a touchdown on a 61-yard run, and Green added 115 yards on 13 carries. Green scored three touchdowns on runs of 4, 2 and 44 yards.

Dave McCoy caught a 35-yard touchdown pass from Keginald Harris, and Carlos Holden and Keenon Porter each rushed for touchdowns. L.J. Hampton returned an interception 30 yards for a score.

Speake 67, Westminster Christian 29: The Bobcats rolled up 39 points in the opening half
and cruised to a victory at home.

Seven different players scored touchdowns for Speake (4-1). Zach Vick scored on a 60-yard touchdown pass from T.J. Green and returned an interception for a 33-yard touchdown. It marked his second straight game to score on an interception return.

Dematrae Griffin rushed 7 yards for a touchdown and returned a kickoff 60 yards for another score.

Dez Polk scored two touchdowns on runs of 15 and 32 yards.

Green, Tyler Gillespie, Josh Cooper and Cary Logan each rushed for one touchdown.

Speake managed 300 rushing yards and 414 yards of offense. Chase Atkins led the way with 68 rushing yards on 10 carries. He also scored on a 2-yard conversion run.

Green completed 5 of 8 passes for 112 yards, and Vick caught three passes for 84 yards. In addition, Vick completed a 2-point conversion pass to Cooper.

Munford 41, R.A. Hubbard 0: The Chiefs fell on homecoming to 3A Munford (4-1), which has lost only to Leeds.

Gregory Young led R.A. Hubbard (2-3) with eight solo tackles.

Munford's Drakkar Holcombe rushed for 102 yards and scored two touchdowns on runs of 20 and 63 yards.

Christopher Cunningham also rushed for two touchdowns on runs of 23 and 6 yards.

Class 1A Roundup

Hazlewood 54, Muscle Shoals 28

Munford 41, R.A. Hubbard 0

Speake 67, Westminster Christian 29

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