Strom Thurmond had a double-digit lead over Gilbert in the second half and held on to top the Indians 18-13 Friday night.
Newberry scored first and led for the length of their week eight game against Clinton, as the Bulldogs bested the Red Devils 49-12.
Airport trailed by five at the half, but the Eagles came back in the final quarters to defeat Aiken Friday night 37-34.
Lower Richland continues to stay perfect in region play, improving to 3-0 after defeating Lakewood 22-14 Friday night.
Only three touchdowns were scored between Lawrence Manning and Cardinal Newman Friday night, but the Cardinals scored last to seal a 14-7 win over Swampcats.
By: Ben Parsons
The Skyhawks came out of the gate fast and didn’t look back, winning by a final score of 42-14.
Pelion won their 3A Region 5 opener Friday night, defeating Edisto 34-21.
Brookland-Cayce jumped out to an early two touchdown lead, but was unable to protect the lead on the road, as South Aiken stormed back to win 40-35.
Ridge View scored often at Harry Parone Stadium Friday night, dismissing Richland Northeast 46-11.
Visiting York scored the first two touchdowns of the game, which would be all they needed to pull off a road victory at Westwood Friday night, defeating the Redhawks 14-6.