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Defense Does It For Lowndes

November 26, 2005

ATLANTA (AP) -- Lowndes' defense got its third straight shutout of the playoffs, beating Stephenson 14-0 in the Class AAAAA state semifinals Saturday.

The Vikings (13-1), going for their second consecutive title, will play Brookwood for the championship.

Brookwood beat Dacula 23-14.

This is the second time Lowndes has eliminated the Jaguars (12-2) from the postseason.

They beat Stephenson 43-7 in the second round last year.

Lowndes took a 14-0 lead before halftime when Darrien Perry ran for a 52-yard touchdown in the first quarter.

Then Devarius Leonard scored on a seven-yard run.

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