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FRIDAY NIGHT STARS: North Forsyth's Bales adds another record to resume in big win
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North Forsyth quarterback Ben Bales makes a pass in a game against Johns Creek on Aug. 25, 2017. - photo by Brian Paglia

Here are some of the best Forsyth County high school football performances from this past Friday:

TOP THREE

Sports Editor Brian Paglia picks the best three performances from this past Friday.

Ben Bales, North Forsyth: The senior quarterback was 25-for-43 passing for a school-record 408 yards with three touchdowns in the Raiders’ win against Johns Creek.

Nicky DalMolin, North Forsyth: The sophomore wide receiver caught eight passes for 191 yards and two touchdowns in the Raiders’ win against Johns Creek.

Jackson Leak, Forsyth Central: The junior linebacker had 14 tackles including two sacks and a forced fumble in the Bulldogs’ loss to Dawson County.

THE REST

Jordan Brunson, South Forsyth: The sophomore running back rushed for 39 yards and two touchdowns on three carries in the War Eagles’ win against Pinecrest Academy.

Zach Burns, West Forsyth: The senior quarterback was 11-for-13 passing for 120 yards and two touchdowns in the Wolverines’ win at Pace Academy.

Hunter Cagle, Forsyth Central: The junior defensive back had 10 tackles and two pass break-ups in the Bulldogs’ loss to Dawson County.

Ze’Vian Capers, South Forsyth: The sophomore wide receiver caught two passes for 62 yards and two touchdowns in the War Eagles’ win against Pinecrest Academy.

Marcus Chatelain, Lambert: The senior rushed for 90 yards on 14 carries and had three tackles on defense in the Longhorns’ loss to Mountain View.

Gabe Cleveland, South Forsyth: The senior offensive lineman graded out at 97 percent in the War Eagles’ win against Pinecrest Academy.

Bryce Davis, North Forsyth: The senior defensive back had three tackles, an interception and a fumble recovery in the Raiders’ win against Johns Creek.

Daniel Espinoza, Brent Grab and Jeremy James: The North Forsyth offensive linemen led a unit that didn’t allow a sack Friday as the Raiders attempted 43 passes in their win against Johns Creek.

Bobby Gabriel, Lambert: The senior quarterback passed for 133 yards and a touchdown and rushed for 61 yards in the Longhorns’ loss to Mountain View.

Carson Hepworth, South Forsyth: The senior wide receiver caught a 22-yard touchdown pass in the War Eagles’ win against Pinecrest Academy.

Jared Honey, South Forsyth: The senior running back rushed for 53 yards and two touchdowns on three carries in the War Eagles’ win against Pinecrest Academy.

Chase Johnson, North Forsyth: The senior linebacker had 11 tackles, three quarterback hurries and forced a fumble in the Raiders’ win against Johns Creek.

Evan Johnson, North Forsyth: The senior linebacker had eight tackles and an interception in the Raiders’ win against Johns Creek.

Arthur Marsden, South Forsyth: The sophomore defensive lineman had six tackles including four for losses with a sack and quarterback hurry in the War Eagles’ win against Pinecrest Academy.

Drew Morris, South Forsyth: The junior quarterback had 3-for-3 passing for 84 yards with three touchdowns in the War Eagles’ win against Pinecrest Academy.

Joshua Nash, West Forsyth: The senior cornerback had eight tackles including one for a loss and a pass break-up in the Wolverines’ win against Pace Academy.

Jordan Nelson, South Forsyth: The senior offensive lineman graded out at 98 percent with five pancake blocks in the War Eagles’ win against Pinecrest Academy.

Matt Olson, Forsyth Central: The senior offensive lineman graded out at 96 percent in the Bulldogs’ loss to Dawson County.

Eli Orr, West Forsyth: The sophomore linebacker had eight tackles and forced a fumble in the Wolverines’ win against Pace Academy.

Jaylen Pearson, South Forsyth: The senior cornerback had two tackles and an interception in the War Eagles’ win against Pinecrest Academy.

Keaton Platzke, Forsyth Central: The junior punter averaged 48 yards on five punts in the Bulldogs’ loss to Dawson County.

Jake Rising, Lambert: The junior defensive back had six tackles in the Longhorns’ loss to Mountain View.

Grant Scalia, North Forsyth:  The junior linebacker had eight tackles in the Raiders’ win against Johns Creek.

Landon Sims, South Forsyth: The junior defensive back had two tackles and two quarterback hurries in the War Eagles’ win against Pinecrest Academy.

Alex Snyder, Lambert: The senior tight end caught three passes for 56 yards and had two tackles including 1.5 for losses with a sack on defense in the Longhorns’ loss to Mountain View.

Chris Taylor, Lambert: The junior linebacker had eight tackles in the Longhorns’ loss to Mountain View.

Cedric Touchstone, North Forsyth: The senior wide receiver caught four passes for 120 yards and a touchdown in the Raiders’ win against Johns Creek.

Honus Wagner, North Forsyth: The junior defensive back had nine tackles and forced a fumble in the Raiders’ win against Johns Creek.

Jacob Walters, Forsyth Central: The senior defensive back had 12 tackles and an interception in the Bulldogs’ loss to Dawson County.

Saxby Waxer, West Forsyth: The junior running back rushed for 98 yards and a touchdown on 19 carries in the Wolverines’ win at Pace Academy.

John Allen Whitacre, North Forsyth: The senior linebacker had six tackles including two for losses with a sack and two quarterback hurries in the Raiders’ win against Johns Creek.

Hampton Wingruber, North Forsyth: The senior defensive lineman had eight tackles, five quarterback hurries and recovered a fumble in the Raiders’ win against Johns Creek.

Ryan Wnek, West Forsyth: The senior linebacker had seven tackles including two for losses in the Wolverines’ win against Pace Academy.

Garrett Woodall, West Forsyth: The junior tight end had two touchdown passes in the Wolverines’ win at Pace Academy.