A breakdown of Friday's Mountain View at Mill Creek high school football game.
CONYERS — Mill Creek swept the team and individual titles with impressive performances Saturday at the Region 8-AAAAAAA Cross Country Championships.
NORCROSS — Despite a decided advantage in total yards, Norcross’ football team had trouble solving Mill Creek’s defense with its running game and deep pass patterns throughout its non-region, intra-county battle on Friday.
Mill Creek’s Isabelle Hahn and Ethan Nordman were named Gwinnett runners of the week by the county’s cross country coaches.
Gwinnett cross country runners and teams fared well over the weekend in the Coach Wood Invitational, held at McIntosh Nature Preserve in Whitesburg.
SUWANEE — A defense on a run of stinginess against an offense fighting a spell of futility proved to be a mismatch Friday night.
HOSCHTON — North Gwinnett’s volleyball team avenged a regular-season loss to Mill Creek, defeating the hosts Thursday night for the Region 8-AAAAAAA Tournament championship.
HOSCHTON — North Gwinnett reached the Region 8-AAAAAAA Tournament finals with victories over Peachtree Ridge and Collins Hill.
A large number of the state’s top cross country runners and teams are headed to this week’s 18th annual Coach Wood Invitational, named in honor of former South Gwinnett and Grayson coach Rick Wood.
LOGANVILLE — It took all four quarters and some extra time, but the nationally ranked Grayson football team avoided a Senior Night upset and fought off a major challenge from visiting Mill Creek in a 20-13 win Friday night.
A wild Thursday night in Region 8-AAAAAAA softball ended with a pair of upsets, one that gave Mountain View the first region title in program history.
SUWANEE — Ella Janish’s solo home run in the bottom of the sixth inning lifted North Gwinnett to a 2-1 victory on Tuesday, and handed Mountain View its first Region 8-AAAAAAA loss of the softball season.
Smiling faces, some covered by masks, were abundant the evening of Aug. 6 at Mill Creek’s softball field.
FAIRBURN — Hebron Christian runners Brooke Browning and Ellie Brewer both posted times below Browning’s previous school record in Saturday’s Alexander/Asics Invitational.
HOSCHTON — When Mill Creek’s football team forced a punt with barely more than a minute left in Friday night’s game with West Forsyth, the offense needed a heroic drive to pull out a win.