Region standings for Gwinnett high school football teams.
CONYERS — Mill Creek won the boys team title and had both individual winners in Saturday’s Region 8-AAAAAAA Cross Country Championships at Georgia International Horse Park.
LAWRENCEVILLE — After the defense for the top-ranked Collins Hill football team had its scoreless game streak snapped last week by North Gwinnett, it was determined to begin another streak against Mountain View.
LAWRENCEVILLE — Donovan Journey rushed for three scores, Mill Creek’s defense provided two touchdowns and the unbeaten Hawks rolled to a 56-0 victory over rival Mountain View in Region 8-AAAAAAA football Friday night.
LAWRENCEVILLE — North Gwinnett defeated Mountain View 30-28, 18-25, 25-22, 25-19 Thursday for the Region 8-AAAAAAA Volleyball Tournament championship.
BUFORD — Buford swept Kell in the first round of the Class AAAAAA state softball playoffs Wednesday, in addition to recognizing six seniors between games.
As the calendar turns to October, the main focus of many high school football teams throughout Georgia turns to the stretch drive of the regular season and jockeying for position in the state playoffs.
BUFORD — Peachtree Ridge’s softball team earned the No. 2 seed in Region 8-AAAAAAA and a home state playoff game with a 4-2 victory over Mountain View on Friday in a game played at Buford.
LAWRENCEVILLE — North Gwinnett scored seven runs in the top of the 10th inning Tuesday for a 12-5 victory over Mountain View in Region 8-AAAAAAA softball.
SNELLVILLE — A quick start fueled by Brookwood running back Alexander Diggs was more than enough to dispatch Mountain View on Friday night, as the Broncos took a decisive 34-0 win at Brookwood Community Stadium.
DULUTH — Archer swept Duluth on Thursday to claim the Region 7-AAAAAAA softball championship for the second straight season.
SUWANEE — Kennedy Harp hit a two-run, walk-off home run in Peachtree Ridge’s 11-10 win over Collins Hill in Region 8-AAAAAAA softball on Tuesday.
Buford won the Gold Bracket of the Gwinnett County Volleyball Championships on Saturday with a 25-19, 25-18 victory over defending champion North Gwinnett at Greater Atlanta Christian.
SUGAR HILL — Lauren Cothern was the winning pitcher and had a huge game at the plate Wednesday in the Lanier softball team’s 18-4 victory over Gainesville on Wednesday.
Reigning Class AAAAAA state champion Buford enters this week’s Gwinnett County Volleyball Championships with eyes on another title, one that has eluded it of late.
Gwinnett runners performed well over the weekend in the Apple Hawkins Invitational, a cross country meet in Winder.
DACULA — All Mountain View quarterback Mason Kidd could do was stand in amazement of what his receiver Sean Reese did early in the fourth quarter.
PEACHTREE CORNERS — Greater Atlanta Christian’s volleyball team stretched its winning streak to 11 matches Thursday with wins over host Wesleyan and Johns Creek.
LILBURN — Neriah Lee’s bunt single in the bottom of the 10th inning drove in the game-winning run in walk-off fashion Tuesday as Parkview edged rival Brookwood 3-2 in Region 4-AAAAAAA softball.
LILBURN — Katie Perry drove in Anna Reeves in the bottom of the seventh inning for the walk-off game-winner Monday as Providence Christian’s softball team earned its first victory of the season, 6-5 over Loganville Christian.
Every boys runner on the Mill Creek cross country team enjoyed a new experience Saturday at the Georgia International Horse Park.