Union Pines quarterback Ben Bowbliss had five touchdowns Friday as the Vikings beat East Montgomery 43-26 in Cameron.
Viking QB Bowbliss carried the ball 15 times for 130 yards and had scoring runs of 18, 11 and 1 yard. He also completed 18 of 28 passes for 207 yards with touchdown passes to Clayton Jessee and Brandon Deloatch.
Turnovers were a key factor in the Union Pines-E. Montgomery game. The Viking defense recovered a pair of Eagle fumbles and UP's Trevor Womack and Robert Long each had interceptions.
Union Pines visits North Moore next week. The Mustangs beat Trinity 19-0 Friday.