FAYETTEVILLE, Ga. -- The Raiders used a strong rushing attack and solid defense to defeat Fayette County.
Hunter Eaton got Shaw on the scoreboard with a 30-yard field goal in the second quarter. Fayette County drove 55 yards just before half time and scored to make it 7-3 at the half.
David Whitehead had an interception the third quarter to set up Desmond Gomillia's 7-yard touchdown run.
Shaw scored again as the fourth quarter began when Tyron Huff hit Whitehead for a 50-yard touchdown pass.
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Bernard Thomas had an interception for the Raiders to close out the game.
Friday at Fayetteville, Ga.
Shaw 0 3 7 7--17
Fayette Co. 0 7 0 0--7
S-Hunter Eaton 30 FG
F-Rushing touchdown (Kick good)
Third QuarterS-Desmond Gomillia 7 run (Eaton kick)
Tyron Huff 50 pass to David Whitehead (Eaton kick)
Team records: Shaw, 4-5 (Region 5-AAAA 2-4) Fayette County, 1-8 (1-5) Next: Shaw at Troup Co. Friday ay 7:30 p.m.