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Area Football in Review: Week 3
Richmond Hill football

It was a tough week for football teams in Bryan County on Friday.

The Richmond Hill Wildcats went to Waynesboro to face off against Burke County, falling 27-26 to the Bears.

The Wildcats did not hold a lead over the Wildcats until the third quarter, pulling ahead 20-14 after a Zion Gilliard touchdown heading into the fourth quarter.

But the Bears would take the lead back with 10 minutes left in the game.

The Wildcats secured the lead following a 73-yard touchdown pass from Ty Goldrick to Nick Bliss with six minutes left.

When the Bears got the ball, they scored on a nine-yard rush that would give them the final lead, clinching the victory and sending the Wildcats back to Richmond Hill with an 0-2 record.

BCFB HC Cherard Freeman
Redskins' Head Coach Cherard Freeman stands in Redskins' Stadium - photo by Gerald Thomas III

The Redskins from Bryan County traveled to East Dublin to take on the East Laurens Falcons.

It was not a match with the Falcons defeating the Redskins 41-6.

The Falcons had a 20-0 lead going into the half before the Redskins got on the board after connecting on a 65-yard touchdown pass in the third quarter.

The Redskins are now 1-2 on the season.

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