The Comets scored 22 points in the third quarter after trailing at halftime to beat winless Westosha Central 49-36 in a Southern Lakes Conference road victory.
Jake Arrieta struck out seven in six strong innings, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Friday night as they tried to keep up with Pittsburgh in the race to host the NL wild card game.
Adam Roeder scored twice—a game-tying goal in the third period and the overtime winner—to cap a Janesville rally from two goals down in the third to hand previously unbeaten Fairbanks a 4-3 loss.
Mason DuMez opened the game with consecutive touchdown runs of 53 and 70 yards to propel Badger to a 21-7 Homecoming victory over Elkhorn on Friday night.
The Vikings failed to score a touchdown for the second consecutive week in a 28-0 Big Eight Conference loss at Monterey Stadium.
Memorial's defense was stout and picked off five passes—three by Hunter Peters—and the Spartans scored touchdowns after three of them to beat Craig 37-13 and officially eliminate the Cougars from the playoff hunt.
Juan Reyes stepped in at quarterback and accounted for 26 total points to help the Trojans beat visiting Brodhead/Juda 44-43 in a Rock Valley South Conference stunner.
It's desperation time for some teams in the area—including Janesville Craig—in Week 7 of the high school football season.
At Parker, Sun Prairie defeated Parker/Evansville 132-38, and Janesville Craig lost to Madison Memorial 123-47.
The Red Hawks scored 34 first-half points en route to a 41-14 Badger Conference crossover victory over host Portage on Friday night.