Oakton running back Chad Cooper ran for two touchdowns and Dereck Rector caught two more to lead the Cougars to a 42-18 Concorde District victory over visiting South Lakes last night.
With the Cougars ahead 21-3, quarterback Tom Ridley threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to Rector to extend the lead to 28-3.
In the second half, South Lakes rallied to get back in the game. Quarterback Chris Royal threw touchdown passes to Dustin Hellenga and Matt Barber. But Oakton countered with Cooper's one-yard run and a 35-yard pass from Ridley to Rector. With the win, the Cougars (5-4, 3-1) overtook the Seahawks for second place in the district.
POTOMAC 20, STAFFORD 13: Terron Williams caught a 52-yard touchdown pass from running back Anthony Blackwell on a halfback option play to lead the Panthers to a AAA nondistrict win.
Down 13-6 in the fourth quarter, the Panthers (5-4) tied the game at 13 on Jesse Williams's 75-yard kickoff return before Terron Williams's reception completed the comeback.
The Panthers were led by quarterback Gary Price, who rushed for 104 yards on 14 carries and a touchdown. Price didn't have success throwing the ball; he completed 1 of 4 passes for no yards and one interception.
The Indians (3-5) were led by running back Jamil Ramsuer, who had 59 yards on 14 carries.
ANNANDALE 22, WEST SPRINGFIELD 13: Senior running back Sam Korpoi rushed for 157 yards and two touchdowns to lead the visiting Atoms to a win in a Patriot District game.
Korpoi scored on runs of one and 21 yards to give the Atoms a 14-0 lead before David Harris's 21-yard touchdown pass to Nate Longworth brought the Spartans to 14-7 at the half.
In the third quarter, the Atoms (6-3, 3-2) put the game away, adding a 25-yard field goal by Nick Crowley and a seven-yard scoring run by J.R. Conteh to extend Annandale's lead to 22-7 entering the fourth quarter.
GAR-FIELD 24, OSBOURN PARK 17: Ryan Smith's five-yard touchdown pass to Jamar Atkinson in the third overtime gave the host Indians a Cardinal District win.
With the Yellow Jackets up 10-3 midway through the fourth quarter, the Indians (8-1, 4-1) drew even on a one-yard touchdown run by Larry Atkinson.
Both teams exchanged touchdowns in the first overtime, and were unable to score in the second before Jamar Atkinson won the game for the Indians. Osbourn Park drops to 3-6 overall, 2-3 in district play.
COURTLAND 19, KING GEORGE 12: Cortez Thompson's 43-yard touchdown run late in the third quarter broke a 12-12 tie to give the visiting Cougars a victory in a Battlefield District game.
The Foxes (5-4, 2-3) tied the game at 12 with a 52-yard touchdown pass from Joe Young to Mike Bray with 7 minutes 53 seconds left in the third quarter. Courtland (6-3, 3-2) was led by Thompson, who ran for 158 yards and two touchdowns on 27 carries.