After a hour delay for lightning to clear the area, Hermon and John Bapst got their game underway only to have the lightning pop up again midway through the first quarter.

In the end, officials had to suspend the game at the 6:42 mark of the first quarter with the score Hermon 7 John Bapst 0. The game was resume Saturday night at 7pm.

Jordan Bishop scored on the first place from scrimmage for the Hawks - a 57 yard TD run.

The game picks up with a 4th and 11 play for Hermon.from their own 43 yard line.

Other Friday night action...

Friday, Sept. 8

Cony 14    Skowhegan 20
Hampden 0    Mt Blue 34
Brewer 22     Westbrook 25
John Bapst 0    Hermon 7 (Suspended 1st Q, resumes 7pm Saturday)
Oceanside 44    Mountain Valley 30
Nokomis 0     MCI 12
Waterville at Medomak Valley 30
Old Town 0    MDI 12  (Suspended)
Winslow 14    Lawrence 24
Bucksport 48    Mattanawcook Academy 42
Dexter 14    Foxcroft 24
Houlton 20    Orono 0

Saturday, Sept. 9

Bangor at Cheverus
Ellsworth/Sumner at Mount View
Sacopee Valley at Stearns