No. 8 Center Grove beats No. 14 Cathedral in Indiana showdown

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With the postseason right around the corner, defending 6A champ Center Grove and defending 5A champ Cathedral got into playoff shape with regular season finale worthy of a state title on the line.

When the smoke cleared, Center Grove, ranked No. 8 in the High School Football America 100 powered by NFL Play Football, beat No. 14 Cathedral 21-6.

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Cathedral led 6-0 midway through the third quarter on a couple of field goals.

After that it was all Center Grove. First, Drew Wheat ripped-off a 67 yard touchdown run to give the Trojans a 7-6 lead.

Then Tayven Jackson and Eli Hohlt connected for a 14-6 lead.

Jackson finished the night 7-of-16 for 100 yards through the air.

Related: High School Football America Indiana Top 10

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Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.