CUSSETA, Ga. -- After a first half dominated by Chattahoochee County, Spencer fought back in the second half and rallied to score the winning touchdown with 12 seconds left.
The Panthers scored on a safety in the fourth quarter to build the lead to 34-22. But the Greenwave wouldn't quit. After scoring and converting to pull to 34-30, Spencer's defense forced the Panthers to punt. Spencer got the ball back on their 26-yard line with 2:09 left, trailing by 4 points.
The Greenwave then went 74 yards on six plays, culminating in a 1-yard touchdown run by DeMarkus Robins.
It was second heartbreak in a row for Chattahoochee County. The Panthers lost a tough 12-6 game to Kendrick last week.
Robins had 17 carries for 87 yards. For Chattahoochee County, Chris Askew had 13 carries for 149 yards and Jodie Duke rushed seven times for 119 yards.Friday at Cusseta, Ga.Spencer 14 0 8 14--36
ChattCo 13 13 6 2--34First Quarter
S-DeMarkus Robins 84 kick return (kick failed) 11:45
C-Jamaris Jones 5 pass from Chris Askew (kick failed) 9:00
C-Jones 13 pass from C.J. Afoa (Thomas Morgan kick) 3:07
S-Darrius Lightfoot 49 run (Robins pass from Tarvaraska Davis 2:42Second QuarterC-Jones 30 pass from Javaris Jones (pass failed) 10:01
C-Askew 23 pass from Afoa (Morgan kick) 0:00Third QuarterS-Davis 13 run (Blaze Coxum pass Davis) 6:58
C-Ladarrius Taylor 1 run (kick failed) 3:53Fourth QuarterC-Safety (snap out of end zone) 7:56
S-Davis 4 run (Coxum pass from Davis) 4:17
S-Robins 2 run (kick blocked) 0:12
Team records: Spencer 3-5 (3-3, 5-AA) Chattahoochee County 3-5 (1-5) Next: Spencer at Heard County, Chattahoochee County at Manchester (Both Friday).