NEW BERN -

The New Bern Bears took the trip to Wilmington to take on New Hanover.

The last four winners of this game have gone on to represent the area in the Eastern Finals.

New Bern would beat the Wildcats 63-34 behind a rushing touchdown by QB Josh Taylor.

New Bern Sophomore Mike Hughes picked off a pass and returned it 80 yards for a touchdown.

Bra'lon Cherry had a touchdown catch from Taylor to seal it for the Bears.

JH Rose 41  Ashley 20

JH Rose QB Khalil Smith had a big night completing passes to various receivers including Kwan Hart for a touchdown in a 41-20 win.

Ricardo Hardison also had a big catch for the Rampants.

Kevin Phillips did the rest on the ground with a touchdown run.

Eric Smith pitched in with a fumble return for a TD.

SW Onslow 48  Dixon 19

Shak Pershey was dangerous in the air and on the ground for the Stallions in their 48-19 win.

Pershey hit Jide Brown to set up a DaMonta Winbush touchdown.

Later in the game Pershey woudl connect with Jevon Walker for a TD to put it away for SW Onslow.

Jacksonville 3  West Carteret 0

The Jacksonville Defense did it's job again by throwing a shutout against the Patriots winning 3-0.

A field goal in the second half was all the scoring the Cardinals would need.

It is the third game this season Jacksonville has held an opponent to less than 7 points.

East Carteret 25  Pamlico 46

The Hurricanes got their first win of the year 46-25 over the Mariners with some explosive offense that was highlighted by a long TD pass from Naquan Gibbs to DJ Lewis. 

They would also connect on a two point conversion to give Pamlico it's first W in 2012.

Croatan 13  Northside-JAX 41

Josh Cabrera had a 63 yard punt return for a touchdown to spark the Monarchs 41-13 victory over the Cougars and stay undefeated both in conference and season play.

East Duplin 29  Richlands 12

Dijon Poole led the offense for the Panthers in a bit easier win than they had last week.