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Turner Ashby head coach Chris Fraser watches his team from the sideline.

While it was a defensive battle in Penn Laird between the Valley District's top two teams with Spotswood edging Turner Ashby 14-10, Harrisonburg continued to put on a clinic offensively in a rout over Broadway and East Rockingham had its best game yet.

Let's take a look at some of the other noteworthy statistics after eight weeks of the high school football season:

29 - The amount of yards given up by the Spotswood defense in the second half of its win against Turner Ashby. The Trailblazers are giving up 10 points per game.

28 - How many years its been since Spotswood finished a regular season unbeaten. The Trailblazers are now 8-0 after Waynesboro forfeited earlier this week.

21 - How many touchdowns the trio of Kwentin Smiley, Malachi Davis and Jazen Walker have scored. All three players are seniors.

14 - HHS quarterback Keenan Glago's touchdown total. Glago leads the Valley District in passing touchdowns and has just two interceptions this season.

12 - Turner Ashby quarterback C.J. Haskins' total amount of touchdowns. Haskins had 1,148 total yards as a dual-threat signal-caller.

10 - The amount of points per game Harrisonburg is giving up in its four wins this season. The Blue Streaks are looking to start 3-0 in district play for a fifth straight year.

8.4 - How many points per game Broadway is averaging this year. The Gobblers are having their worst season since 1993.

8 - How many straight seasons East Rockingham has reached the playoffs. The Eagles are looking to make it a ninth-straight season this year.

8 - ERHS senior Trenton Morris' touchdown total. He leads the Eagles in rushing, receiving and total tackles this season.

7 - The amount of turnovers Broadway had in its loss to Harrisonburg. The Gobblers lead all city/county teams with 25 turnovers this season.

7 - How many sacks Turner Ashby defensive tackle Jessie Knight has. That's the most of any city/county player.

5 - How many seasons in a row Spotswood has beat Turner Ashby. The Trailblazers needed a second-half rally to escape the latest matchup with a win.

3 - The number of East Rock players with over 200 yards rushing. Trenton Morris, Colton Dean and Nate Rodriguez lead the ERHS three-headed rushing attack.

3 - How many different players have played quarterback for Broadway. Landon Stuhlmiller, David Thew and Cole Hoover have all earned at least one start.

0 - Grant Swinehart's rushing total in the second half against Spotswood. Swinehart ranks second in the Valley District with 1,171 rushing yards and 14 touchdowns.

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