Brentwood Academy advanced to the semifinals of the TSSAA Division II Class AAA state football playoffs with a 21-14 win at Memphis’s Christian Brothers on Friday night.
BA (9-2) will travel to Montgomery Bell Academy for the semifinal next Friday. MBA beat the Eagles, 25-24, on Oct. 19.
Running back Tomario Pleasant’s 2-yard spring run with 7:33 left in the third quarter put BA up 21-7 and proved to be all the offense the Eagles needed.
Jordan James (11 yards) and quarterback Wade Williams (one yard) had first-half touchdown for BA.
Jack Victory also had an interception for the Eagles.