Commerce took a 7-0 lead into halftime, but Irwin County solved the Tigers’ defense after the break to win 28-7 in the Class A Public football semifinal on Friday in Ocilla.
Caleb Brooks put Commerce on the board first on an 18-yard run. He finished with 53 yards on 13 carries. Will Thomas had 76 yards on seven carries for the Tigers.
Commerce finishes the season with a 10-3 record.
GAINESVILLE GIRLS 47, LOGANVILLE 35: Shikiya Brown scored 15 points to lead the Lady Red Elephants on Friday in Loganville.
Taylor Hawks notched 14 points, and Kayla Kelly had 10 rebounds.
Gainesville (3-1) plays host to Cedar Shoals on Tuesday.
GAINESVILLE BOYS 74, LOGANVILLE 54: D’Marcus Simonds posted 23 points for the Red Elephants on Friday in Loganville.
K.J. Buffen had 12 points for Gainesville (5-0), and Jermaine Fleming added 10.
The Red Elephants play host to Cedar Shoals on Tuesday.
BANKS COUNTY GIRLS 71, HART COUNTY 46: Kaitlyn Duncan put up 29 points for the Lady Leopards on Friday in Hartwell.
Mallory Parson added 21 points with four 3-pointers.
Banks County (5-1) visits West Hall on Tuesday in Oakwood.
BANKS COUNTY BOYS 58, HART COUNTY 39: Zez Steeple and Austin Venable each contributed 12 points for the Leopards on Friday in Hartwell.
Zac Orr added 10 for Banks County (5-0), which visits West Hall on Tuesday in Oakwood.
WEST HALL GIRLS 45, JACKSON COUNTY 43: Anna McKendree paced the Lady Spartans with 19 points on Friday.
Meaghan Kelling added 13 for West Hall (2-0), which visits Pickens at 2 p.m. today in Jasper.
FLOWERY BRANCH GIRLS 68, HERITAGE 31: Julianne Sutton’s 17 points led the Lady Falcons on Friday in Conyers.
Breanna Locke notched 11 points for Flowery Branch, and Lexie Sengkhammee scored 10.
The Lady Falcons (4-1) face North Hall today.
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