Monroe High won its third straight Rocky River Conference football championship with a 40-0 home win over archrival Forest Hills. The Redhawks rolled up 281 rushing yards and held Forest Hills to 57 yards of offense on the night.
Sun Valley sophomore QB Drew Swoope was taken off on a stretcher but doesn't appear to be seriously injured after being checked out at the hospital. The Spartans remain alone in first place in the Southern Caroiina Conference heading into their regular season finale.
Marvin Ridge's defense absorbed numerous body blows, but avoided the knockout punch Friday night.
Justin Carson threw for 177 yards and two touchdowns and tailback Shawn Dashti rushed 20 times for 128 yards in the Warriors' 20-14 road win over Piedmont.
Kiersten Peck's 23-yard field goal in overtime will go down as the most important kick in school history if Sun Valley wins its last two football games. Bound for Catawba on a soccer scholarship, Peck has gained reverence for her accomplishments on the football field this season.
Seven Union County schools open the 2013-14 basketball season on Nov. 19. Here's a breakdown of Union County's season openers.