Down by eight points late in the fourth quarter at Watson Chapel, Pulaski Academy scored to trim the lead to just two points.
A sack on the quarterback by a pair of Watson Chapel defenders ended the two-point try and the Wildcats held on to win 20-18 Thursday to remain undefeated on the season.
Chapel jumped out to a 20-0 lead but Pulaski Academy scored 18 unanswered points, including two touchdowns in the second half to get back into the game.
Watson Chapel (6-0, 5-0 River City Conference) got on the board first when Simeon Blair connected with Michael Williams for a 17-yard touchdown pass in the first quarter. The two-point try was no good and the Wildcats led 6-0 early.
After an interception by Jonathan Harris, Blair completed a 24-yard pass to Williams and the two-point try was good to give Chapel a 14-0 lead at the end of the first quarter.
Williams scored on a 16-yard touchdown run in the second quarter to take a 20-0 lead. The Wildcats went into halftime with a 20-6 lead.
Chapel will play at White Hall next week.
White Hall 41, Bauxite 0
WHITE HALL — Garrett Blaylock scored four total touchdowns and the White Hall Bulldogs shutout the Bauxite Miners 41-0 Thursday night at home.
Blaylock completed two touchdown passes in the second quarter. The first was a 8-yard pass to Spencer Scallion and the second was a 17-yard pass to Jon Speer.
Blaylock also had a 1-yard run for a score in the first quarter.
Blaylock’s final touchdown of the game came in the third quarter. After he stripped the ball away from a Bauxite return man, Blaylock ran 30 yards for the score.
Lance Smith had an 18-yard touchdown run in the second quarter and a 3-yard score in the third quarter. Smith finished with 14 carries for 150 yards.
Myles Jolly was 5 of 5 on extra point attempts.
Lonoke 19, Dollarway 0
LONOKE — Jaylon Swift rushed for 80 yards and Deonte Wilson grounded out 58 yards for Dollarway, but the Cardinals lost 19-0 to Lonoke on Thursday night.
The Cardinals fell to 1-5 overall and 1-4 in the 2-4A. They will play at Stuttgart next week.