The log jam in Class 5A, Region 8 got a little less crowded as Lawrence County and Lee faced off at Louis Crews Stadium. Lee avenged last year's loss to Lawrence County with a 21-6 win this time around.
Alexandria and Guntersville battled for the right to host a first-round playoff game in Class 5A, Region 7 this week. The Wildcats notched their fifth straight win and their third straight shutout with the 17-0 victory over the Valley Cubs.
Sheffield already locked into the playoffs but the Bulldogs were trying to keep things rolling against the Lamar County Bulldogs Friday night. It was a dogfight in the first half but after the break, Lamar County pulled away to beat Sheffield 30-14.