East Jackson spoiled the season opener for Lakeview Academy on Friday, beating the Lions 21-16 at Jock Hornor Stadium in Gainesville.
The Lions scored a touchdown with 1:30 remaining to make it a one-score game but failed to recover the ensuing onside kick.
Lakeview quarterback Thaddeus Webb had 150 passing yards, 95 rushing yards and a touchdown. Avonte Gober had the late touchdown score and kicker Jack Perkins had a 37-yard field goal.
Lakeview Academy (0-1) host St. Francis 7:30 p.m. next Friday.