The Rebels (3-3, 1-2 Region 4-AAA) struggled to tackle defensively and picked up a couple injuries in the loss, as the Eagles (2-3, 1-1) rallied back in the second half for the come-from-behind win.
Nii-Okai Reindorf led the offense with a pair of rushing touchdowns, while quarterback Bryce Wrenn added another score.
HC returns home to face Rockmart next Friday night.
In other prep football action from Friday night:
Manchester 41, Temple 0: The Tigers (1-5, 1-3 Region 5-AA) dropped their third game in a row on the road to Manchester on Friday night.
Next Friday Temple will travel to face local rival Bowdon.