DANIEL BOYETTE / AL.COM
MADISON, Alabama -- The Bob Jones defense held Hazel Green scoreless in the fourth quarter while forcing three turnover on downs in a 41-31 victory at Madison City Schools Stadium.
With the combination of the win and Buckhorn's upset of Gadsden City, Class 7A, No. 7-ranked Bob Jones (7-2, 6-1) earned a share of the Region 4 championship.
Hazel Green (4-5, 3-4) was stopped after drives to the Bob Jones 18, 36 and 34. The Patriots needed a win paired with a Buckhorn loss to make the playoffs.
Bob Jones held Hazel Green quarterback Cole Guffey to 88 yards passing and no scores in the second half after getting torched for 139 yards and touchdowns of 57 (Kennedy Obiyor) and 29 (Nick Moreno) yards in the first half.
JOHNSON COMES ALIVE IN THE SECOND HALF TO CAPTURE 20-0 WIN OVER COLUMBIA
BOTH TEAMS START OUT SLUGGISH WITH THE HALFTIME SCORE 0F 0-0.
FIRST HALF HIGHLIGHTS