- Despite Ryan Houston's 209 yards and two touchdowns on 36 carries, Matthews (N.C.) Butler was upset by Charlotte (N.C.) Vance, 21-20. Charlotte Observer Story
- Dwight Jones' 61-yard touchdown catch tied up Burlington (N.C.) Cummings game against Reidsville (N.C.). He ended the night with six catches for 156 yards. Cummings eventually won in overtime, 20-13. News-Record Story
- Fonterrian Ingram's touchdown runs of 6 and 2 yards weren't enough as Atlanta (Ga.)McNair's lost to Lithonia (Ga.) King, 25-23. Ingram finished the night with 67 yards on 18 carries. Atlanta Journal-Constitution
- In the Carrier Dome, Mike Paulus led Syracuse (N.Y.) Christian Brothers Academy to a 35-13 victory over Liverpool (N.Y.). Paulus completed 22-of-29 passes for 342 yards and three touchdowns. He did throw two interceptions. Post-Standard Story
- In a 27-21 victory, Jonathan Smith and the Durham (N.C.) Hillside defense "clamped down on Eastern Alamance when it counted," according to the Durham Herald Sun. "We bend, but we don't break," Smith told the Herald Sun. "Our DBs lock you down, our linebackers are athletic, and we like playing downhill. We communicated good, and we stayed together." Durham Herald Sun Story Raleigh News & Observer
- Jay Wooten converted his lone point-after-touchdown attempt in Laurinburg (N.C.) Scotland County's 22-15 loss to Bennettsville (S.C.) Marlboro County. Fayetteville Observer
- Ernesto has moved Albert Craddock and High Point (N.C.) SW Guilford's game against Greensboro (N.C.) SE Guilford to Monday night and forced the cancellation of Chatham (Va.) Hargrave-U.S. Naval Academy JV game, in which Miguel Chavis was slated to see time in.
- William Brimfield's Nesses (S.C.) Hunter-Kinard-Tyler lost to Williamson (S.C.) Williamson-Elko, 16-13... Mike Dykes' Pittsburgh (Pa.) Woodland Hills were defeated by Pittsburgh (Pa.) Mount Lebanon, 23-14... Cameron Holland's Pittsburgh (Pa.) Perry Traditional Academy were shutout by Erie (Pa.) Cathedral Prep, 33-0... Lamar Milstead's Washington (D.C.) Ballou lost in their opener to Parkersburg (W.Va.) South, 21-6... DeNorris Searcy's Decatur (Ga.) Towers lost to Lithonia (Ga.) 25-10
- Major Targets Notes: Jason Barnes caught 3 touchdown passes (43, 37, and 34 yards) to contribute to Charlotte (N.C.) Independence's 55-14 rout of Charlotte Olympic... Greg Little rushed for 178 yards and two touchdowns on 28 carries... Ernesto has postponed both Tydreke Powell and Ahoskie (N.C.) Hertford County's bout with Washington (N.C.) and Tyrell Worthington and Winterville (N.C.) South Central's game against Eastern Wayne to Monday night.
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