A big third quarter led the East Hamilton Hurricanes past McMinn County 24-12 on Friday night.
The Hurricanes scored on two Hunter Moore passes to Tony Francois, including a 74-yarder. The second drive went 72 yards in two plays. Matt Milita had a TD to close out a drive that went 57 yards on two plays.
Casey Malone had started the East Hamilton scoring with a 30-yard field goal.
The Cherokees got a touchdown on an 80-yard punt return by Matt Derrickson. The extra point try was blocked by Tre Herndon.
Another McMinn County score came on a pass from Corbin Powers to Derrickson. A try for two points was unsuccessful.
Moore was 10 for 18 in the air for 232 yards.