UPDATE – Tide upset bid falls short; Cavs win huge

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RADFORD – A potential game-tying pass was batted down in the end zone on fourth down with 1:16 to play, thwarting an upset bid by Galax as the Maroon Tide fell to Radford 27-21 Friday.

Radford scored 27 unanswered points to lead 27-14 before Galax cut the lead to 27-20. A defensive stop gave the Tide one last chance, and Galax drove as far as the Radford 15 before two passes to the end zone fell incomplete.

Carroll County 50, Tazewell 13

TAZEWELL – The Cavaliers got 94 rushing yards and two touchdowns from Blake Bowman and two more rushing scores from Ulises Moreno as they swamped the Bulldogs in a Southwest District game.

Both of Tazewell's touchdowns came on returns of fumble recoveries.

Glenvar 27, Grayson County 7

SALEM – The Blue Devils suffered their first loss off the season in a nondistrict game at Glenvar. The Highalnders jumped out to a 20-0 halftime lead before the two teams battled evenly in the second half.

Complete coverage will appear in Monday's print edition and on www.galaxgazettte.com.