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Friday's top five: A look back at the five biggest high school football games from Week Seven

TIMES PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Beaverton's Carson Crawford runs to daylight during his team's 17-14 home win over Southridge in Friday night.The state's best high school football teams were back at it again Friday, scoring touchdowns, making big hits and creating memories that will last a lifetime.

League play continued across the state with teams battling for playoff position, league titles and pride.

And Community Newspapers was there to document a bunch of it.

Among the 13 games covered by Community Newspapers' sports editors, reporters and photographers on Friday night, there were some absolutely huge results that will continue to shape the state's power rankings for weeks to come.

In case you may have missed some of these landmark scores, here's a look back at Friday night's top five. You can see all our coverage by clicking on the new {obj:9144} — to see it, just hover over the Sports tab — on all our websites.

Ronnie Rust runs for three scores in Rams' win

Central Catholic continued its march through the Mt. Hood Conference with a 30-14 win over Barlow on Friday night.

Beaverton rallies past Southridge 17-14 to stay unbeaten in league

The Beaverton football team rallied from a halftime deficit with 17 unanswered points to beat Southridge 17-14 on homecoming night at Beaverton High School. The win kept the ninth-ranked Beavers tied for first place in the Metro League at 5-0 (6-1 overall), while the No. 24 Skyhawks fell to 3-2 in league play (3-4 overall).

West Linn bounces back with win over Tigard

West Linn got a chance to show what they'd learned from last week's loss to Sherwood, pulling away from a resilient Tigard team 48-28 to get back in the win column.

Oregon City strikes early, downs Reynolds

The Reynolds football team had seen some of the scores Oregon City had put up in recent weeks, so the Raiders had an idea of how explosive the Pioneers could be. Nothing could have prepared Reynolds for what the Pioneers had in store.

Oregon City erupted for four touchdowns in the first seven minutes at Mt. Hood Community College on Friday and cruised to a 63-21 win.

Central Linn runs over Kennedy 33-0 to take over No. 1 ranking in showdown of 2A powers

A game that featured the two best 2A teams in the OSAA rankings turned out to be fairly one-sided, as the No. 2 Central Linn Cobras ran all over the No. 1 Kennedy Trojans 33-0 Friday night.

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