Geoff Cowles/News Highland’s Brock Veley (23) runs with the ball during Friday’s Knox-Morrow Athletic Conference game against Centerburg. The Scots won, 34-6.

CENTERBURG — The Highland Fighting Scots, with one of the area’s top offenses, rolled in to Centerburg High School and had a tough backyard brawl from the host Trojans.

The Scots finally found their stride in the fourth quarter, finishing strong, 34-6, in Knox-Morrow Athletic Conference football action on Friday.

Highland running backs Brody Matthews (25 rushes, 108 yards) and Jack Weaver (17-103) each topped 100 yards to lead an offense that racked up 327 yards on the ground.

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