Cedar Grove, Stephenson and Tucker all came away with first round high school football state playoff wins on a rainy Friday night.
The Class AAAAA No. 1 ranked Tucker Tigers improved to 11-0 on the season with a 35-14 win over Region 8 No. 4 seed Heritage-Conyers (6-5) at Adams Stadium.
Yaquis Shelley opened the game by taking the opening kickoff 99 yards to give the Tigers a quick 7-0 lead. Quarterback Joseph Farrar threw a pair of touchdown passes, one each to Devin Towns and Joseph Ledbetter as the Tigers began to pull way.
Dominick Sanders added an eight yard touchdown run and a game sealing 65 yard interception return for a touchdown.
The Tigers advance to the second round to host East Paulding (8-3) at Adams Stadium on Friday night.