Woodstock River Ridge handed Marietta Pope a tough 45-31 loss for a Georgia high school football victory on Aug. 25.
Woodstock River Ridge drew first blood by forging a 14-7 margin over Marietta Pope after the first quarter.
The Knights registered a 35-17 advantage at halftime over the Greyhounds.
Marietta Pope rallied in the third quarter by making it 42-31.
The clock was the only thing that stopped the Knights, who enjoyed the upper hand in a 3-0 final quarter, too.
Last season, Woodstock River Ridge and Marietta Pope faced off on Aug. 26, 2022 at Marietta Pope High School.
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