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High school scoreboard: Watson tallies 100th career touchdown in Dawson County win
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Dawson County High quarterback Coey Watson poses for a photo. - photo by For The Times

Dawson County quarterback Coey Watson scored his 100th career touchdown in a 42-14 win against Lumpkin County on Friday in Dahlonega. 

Watson totaled 189 passing yards and scored five touchdowns for the Tigers. Ryan Glass had 188 receiving yards with two touchdowns for Dawson County, while teammate Ryan Glass had 188 yards on the ground. 

Dawson County plays No. 2 Greater Atlanta Christian for the Region 7-3A title next Friday in Norcross.

WHITE COUNTY 33, WEST HALL 30: Kaleb Crane had 158 rushing yards with three touchdowns as White County clinched at least a No. 3 playoff seed in Cleveland. J. Ben Haynes totaled 205 passing yards with two touchdowns for the Warriors in their Region 7-4A win.

White County plays Marist next Friday in Cleveland.

BUFORD 49, LOGANVILLE 0: Christian Turner scored three rushing touchdowns for third-ranked Buford on Friday in Loganville. Derrian Brown had a 72-yard touchdown for the Wolves, while teammate Aaron McLaughlin finished the night with a passing touchdown.

The Region 8-5A championship will be on the line when Buford visits No. 9 Flowery Branch next Friday.

MARIST 48, CHESTATEE 30: Nick Lyles rushed for 175 yards with three touchdowns for Chestatee, adding two tackles on defense. 

Seth Presley racked up five tackles for the War Eagles, while teammate Charles Jackson contributed two tackles. With an open date next week, Chestatee finished its season 4-6 and 0-4 in Region 7-4A play.

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