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rush

1. n. a quick print of a day’s shooting of a film. (Filmmaking. Usually plural.) After today’s shooting, we’ll watch yesterday’s rushes.
2. n. a period of time when fraternities and sororities are permitted to pursue new members. (Collegiate.) When does rush start this year?
3. tv. [for a fraternity or sorority member] to try to persuade someone to join. They can’t rush anyone except during rush week.
4. tv. to court or date someone, usually a woman. (From sense 3) He spent some time trying to rush her but had to give up.
5. n. a burst of energy or good feeling from a drug; the explosive euphoria of some kinds of drugs. (Drugs.) What kind of rush does this have?
6. n. any excitement; any burst of good feeling. (From sense 5) The wonderful ending to the movie gave me a rush.
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Burroughs 35, Harvard-Westlake 31: Joe Wiggan rushed for 237 yards and scored three touchdowns to lead the Indians (2-0) past Harvard-Westlake of Studio City.
Baptist 51, Bell-Jeff 7: Zack Perkins rushed for 99 yards and three touchdowns on just nine carries for L.
North Hollwood's Hamadicko Njimboa rushed for 192 yards and a touchdown.
Grace Brethren 42, Paraclete 6: Travis Chupp passed for three touchdowns and rushed for two more as league champion Grace Brethren of Simi Valley (8-2, 3-0) won its eighth straight game, routing Paraclete of Lancaster (3-7, 0-3) at Newbury Park High.
Chatsworth 50, El Camino Real 43 (4 OT): James Walker rushed for 203 yards and five touchdowns to lead host Chatsworth (3-5, 2-2).
Gable rushed for 166 yards and two touchdowns on 18 carries as host Sylmar (8-0, 3-0), ranked No.
Narbonne's Major Culburt rushed for 163 yards on 30 carries.
Gerald Phillips rushed for 67 yards on nine carries for Littlerock.
Campbell Hall 27, Pasadena Poly 13: Brandon Scott rushed for 157 yards on 23 carries as Campbell Hall of North Hollywood defeated host Pasadena Poly.
Burbank 66, Golden Valley 0: Marcus Hood and Jason McNeil each rushed for 97 yards and combined to score four touchdowns for Burbank at Canyon High.
Devin Lucien rushed for 104 yards on 14 carries for Northridge.
Chad Kackert rushed for an all-time region record 493 yards and seven touchdowns as host Grace Brethren of Simi Valley routed St, Genevieve of Panorama City 56-0 in the first round of the Div.
Chad Kackert rushed for 382 yards and six touchdowns to lead Grace Brethren of Simi Valley to a 42-0 victory over Marshall at Oaks Christian on Friday night.
On its final drive, UCLA rushed 10 consecutive times for 72 yards and took 6:20 off the clock to clinch the victory.
Tailback Rodney Glass rushed for 168 yards on just four carries.