You can't ask for more of a dominant performance than Mike Herndon. In a 49-14 Riverheads (VA) win over Jackson, Herndon finished with 14 tackles, six of them for losses, along with three fumble recoveries--all in the first half. Riverheads improves to 7-1.
St. Thomas Aquinas (FL) defeated Hollywood Hills 47-7, clinching a playoff spot. Pitt commit Wade Freebeck completed 12 of 16 passes for 246 yards and three touchdown passes. The Raiders improve to 7-1 on the year.
Jamil Kamara hauled in three touchdowns, highlighting a 62-6 Bishop Sullivan (VA) win over Hampton Roads Academy. The Crusaders are 9-0 on the season. Kamara scored on touchdown runs of 30, 52 and 32.
Cass Tech (MI) defeated King (MI) 20-14 in the Detroit Public School League championship game on Friday. Pitt commit Avonte Maddox, for King, finished with six catches for 126 yards, including a 65-yard touchdown reception.
JaQuan Davidson rushed his Elizabeth Forward team into the playoffs with a 60-14 win over Greensburg Salem. Davidson rushed for 127 yards on just five carries, scoring on touchdowns of 11, 30 and 77.
Elijah Zeise helped North Allegheny finish the regular season at 7-2, with a 31-0 win over North Hills. Zeise finished with seven catches for 130 yards, including touchdown receptions of 8 and 46 yards.
Four-star prospect Dravon Henry rushed for 105 wo touchdowns, and Terry Swanson rushed for 133, highlighting Aliquippa's 50-13 win over Beaver. This year's senior class, defensive lineman Jaleel Fields, went a perfect 36-0 in in regular season play for their entire high school career.
Another Pitt commit, Dennis Briggs, rushed for 110 yards on Friday night. Briggs' Shady Side Academy team lost a heartbreaker to Kittanning, 28-27. The Indians enter the postseason with an 8-1 record, and will get a home playoff game to start.