Week nine of the high school football season kicked off Thursday night with a pair of games including the second contest at Spirit Communications Park.

Last month, the first game at the home of the Midlands' minor league baseball franchise featured Ridge View and Fairfield Central. Thursday night saw Eau Claire and Gray Collegiate Academy square off at the home of the Columbia Fireflies with GCA winning 49-3.

At Memorial Stadium, Anthony Salters scored four touchdowns including a 65-yard kickoff return for a score, as Dreher defeated Aiken 38-22.