Riverwood had not won a region championship since it began playing football in 1971. The Raiders are 9-0 for the first time in school history.
In other results involving the Top 10 teams:
Buford coasts past Walnut Grove: The No. 1 Wolves (9-0) set up a showdown with Clarke Central for the Region 8 championship with an easy 49-0 over Walnut Grove. Buford played a lot of people and led 42-0 at the half.
LaFrance passes Kell past Hiram: Quarterback Corbin LaFrance threw two touchdown passes, one to Jaylon Brown and one to Jamal Hill, and beat Hiram 27-7. The Longhorns (7-2) also got a kickoff reurn from Xavier Parris.
Rome keeps rolling: The No. 6-ranked Wolves turned away Villa Rica 38-6, with running back Ahijah Blackwell scoring three of his four touchdowns in the first quarter.
Veterans holds off Thomas County Central: Veterans (8-1) scored late on a 31-yard pass from Blake Ethridge to Nate Boehm and added a Daniel Gibbs field goal to defeat the Yellow Jackets 27-21. Veterans will play Warner Robins for the region title on Friday.