LAWRENCEVILLE — Brookwood’s girls flag football team rode a pair of strong defensive performances to Tuesday night victories that clinched the inaugural Division 2, Area 3 championship.
The Broncos (7-5-2 overall, 6-2 area) edged rival Parkview 7-6 in its first game before blanking host Discovery 6-0 in the nightcap.
Peachtree Ridge (5-2-1, 5-2-1) picked up two victories Tuesday at Discovery to clinch the area’s No. 2 seed for the playoffs. The Lions defeated Discovery 13-0 and pulled out a 7-6 win over Parkview.
Discovery (6-6, 4-4) won the tiebreaker with Parkview (4-4, 4-4) for the area’s No. 3 seed.
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Grayson stayed unbeaten in Division 2, Area 7 with a pair of victories over Norcross and Central Gwinnett on Tuesday.
The Rams (8-1, 6-0) defeated Norcross 33-0 with touchdowns from Carly Johnson, Ivey Sales, Alana Walker, Jasmine McWilliams and Ashaih Smith. The defense held Norcross to no first downs.
Grayson then got three TDs and an extra point from Smith, along with two TDs from Sales, in a 47-6 win over Central Gwinnett. Ashtyn Perkins added a TD and Johnson had an extra point in that victory.
Mill Creek stays unbeaten
Despite allowing its first points of the season Tuesday night, Mill Creek remained unbeaten with wins over Collins Hill and Mountain View.
The Hawks (10-0) defeated Collins Hill 24-6 behind two touchdowns from Reignah Mulkin, and a TD each from Riley Harris and Amyah Jackson.
Jackson then scored both TDs in a 12-0 victory over Mountain View.
Archer remains perfect
Archer stayed unbeaten with two victories Monday, 26-0 over Berkmar and by forfeit over Duluth.
The Tigers (6-0, 2-0) got touchdowns from Cazia Nelson, Ashanti Bryant, Molly Kalihef and Devyn Lambert. Naomi Watkins (five pulls) and Zoye Foye (four pulls) led the defense.