It would have taken a herculean effort for McDonough Ola to claim this one, and Covington Eastside wouldn’t allow that in a 42-14 decision in a Georgia high school football matchup on Sept. 16.
Covington Eastside jumped in front of McDonough Ola 14-7 to begin the second quarter.
The Eagles opened an immense 28-7 gap over the Mustangs at halftime.
Covington Eastside jumped to a 35-7 lead heading into the fourth quarter.
Both teams scored evenly in the final quarter to make it 42-14.
In recent action on Sept. 2, Covington Eastside faced off against Covington Newton and McDonough Ola took on Jackson on Sept. 2 at McDonough Ola High School.
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