Auburn comes from behind to beat Kentlake, 28-24 | Prep football

Auburn's Harold Lee breaks away from the Kentlake defense. Lee finished the game with three rushing touchdowns.
— image credit: Rachel Ciampi/Auburn Reporter

Auburn notched its fourth-straight victory of the season on Thursday with a 28-24 South Puget Sound League North 4A win over Kentlake at Auburn Memorial Stadium.

Senior Harold Lee was again the driving force for Auburn (4-1 league, 4-1 overall), running for 171 yards on the ground with three touchdowns, including scoring runs of 49 and 52 yards.

Kentlake (2-2, 3-2) led 17-7 at the half, but the Trojans posted 14 points in the third quarter and seven in the fourth to snag the win.

Auburn senior TJ Muao had a 33-yard rushing touchdown.

Kentlake's Riley Higgins had three rushing TDs and Gunner Terrio had a 33-yard field goal.

The Trojans travel to Federal Way Stadium to face Jefferson (1-2, 1-3) at 7 p.m. next Thursday. The Falcons host Mount Rainier (0-3, 0-3) at 7 p.m. next Saturday at French Field in Kent.

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