SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) — The Richmond Hill Wildcats and the New Hampstead Phoenix put on a show on the big stage tonight in this week’s Friday Night Blitz’s Game of the Week. The Wildcats came out on top 28-27 in overtime.
The Cats forced OT after their kicker nailed a 44-yard-field with 3 seconds left. Tonight’s matchup was the first ever for both teams.
With this win, Richmond Hill now has their heads above .500, sitting at 3-2. New Hampstead’s hopes of an undefeated season are now shattered as the ball club dropped to 4-1.
But our football coverage doesn’t end there. WSAV has scores and highlights from around the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry.
Check out the featured matchups from Week 5 below.
|Away team||Home team||Score|
|New Hampstead||Richmond Hill||27-28 F/OT|
|Moore Haven||Appling County||17–35 F|
|Estill||Lee Central||24–16 F|
|Wade Hampton||Hilton Head Island|
|Tattnall County||Southeast Bulloch|
|Northwood Academy||Hilton Head Christian||6–56 F|
|Calvary Day||Liberty County||48–27 F|
|First Presbyterian Day||Pinewood Christian||28–34 F|
|Whale Branch||Burke County|
|Notre Dame Academy||Memorial Day||13–45 F|
|Swainsboro||Emanuel County Institute||41–12 F|
|Thomas Heyward||Dorchester Academy||50–22 F|
|Lanier County||McIntosh County Academy||10–18 F|
|Battery Creek||Bluffton||0–38 F|
|Bethesda Academy||Cross Schools|
|Beaufort||May River||13–7 F|
|Jenkins County||Screven County||6–7 F|
|Bulloch Academy||Augusta Prep||58–53 F|
|Toombs County||Treutlen||43–0 F|
|Long County||Groves||62–6 F|
|Country Day||Savannah Christian||6–45 F|
|Statesboro||Wayne County||7–28 F|
|Beaufort Academy||Orangeburg Prep||43–14 F|
|Hilton Head Prep||First Baptist|
|Portal||Bryan County||24–28 F|
|Pierce County||Charlton County||48–13 F|
Scores will be updated throughout the night. Games missing scores had not reported scores when this article was last updated.