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Miami Central defeats Seffner Armwood, 52-7

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The Armwood High School football team leaves the field at halftime of Saturday's game in Orlando. The Armwood High School football team leaves the field at halftime of Saturday's game in Orlando.
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Dalvin Cook rushed for 223 yards and four touchdowns to lead Miami Central to a 52-7 victory over Seffner Armwood in the Florida Class 6A state football championship game.
    
It was the second straight championship for Miami Central (13-1) and its third title in four seasons.
    
Cook, one of the nation's top-rated athletes, got Central on the board midway through the first quarter with a 37-yard touchdown run and would add scores of 6, 80 and 5 to close out his high school career.
    
The Rockets jumped out to a 21-0 lead midway through the second quarter after DaVante Phillips hauled in a 19-yard touchdown pass from Keith Reed.
    
Armwood (14-1) tried to make a game of it before halftime as an interception by Kyle Gibson set up an 11-yard touchdown pass from Noah Johnson to Trevor Laurent to narrow the gap to 21-7 at halftime.
    
Phillips had four receptions for 92 yards for Central while Laurent had five catches for 51 yards to lead Armwood.

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