Chase Byrum's 124 yards on 25 carries helped Monroe improve to 2-0 in conference play with a victory over visiting Mount Pleasant.
Jared Lee rushed for 274 yards and three touchdowns and also threw for two scores in Forest Hills' 31-point home win over Parkwood on Friday.
Weddington's offense on Friday night was at times determined, at times dazzling. Its defense, as usual, was defiant. That combination allowed the Warriors to overcome a rare two-score deficit in the first quarter and rally past Cuthbertson, 35-9, in a Southern Carolina 3A Conference matchup.
Sun Valley 28, Piedmont 14
Weddington 41, Anson 0
Parkwood 41, West Stanly 0
Monroe 46, CATA 14
Cuthbertson 20, Marvin Ridge 12
Porter Ridge 52, Garinger 6
Conference play heats up in Week 8, with the Southern Carolina 3A and Rocky River 2A leagues getting started. Read details about all eight games involving Union County.