4. Norcross 23, Mill Creek 20: For the second time in three weeks, Mill Creek (2-4) lost in two overtimes against a top-five team that was favored by four touchdowns. On Oct. 9, the Hawks lost to then-No. 1 Grayson, a 27-point favorite, 20-13. This time, the loss was against fifth-ranked Norcross, a 28-point favorite, in the teams' first game of Region 8-7A play.
5. Prince Avenue Christian 41, Athens Academy 7: Prince Avenue took control of 8-A Private and moved to No. 1 in the rankings with a lopsided victory over the previous No. 1 team. Athens Academy had won four straight in the series. The win puts Prince Avenue on a potential collision course with five-time defending champion ELCA in the quarterfinals.