Deborah Grant ran for 189 yards and two touchdowns on 18 carries to twice lead the Gators to a 14-13 victory over Bonanza in the Class 4A state flag football championship game on Monday.
Stephanie Tewart tossed two touchdown passes to Janeth Varela to help the Dragons to a 19-6 win over the Bulldogs and the program’s first state title.
The Class 4A and Class 3A state flag football championship games which were scheduled for Thursday and postponed until Friday have again been postponed after the Clark County School District canceled all classes and after-school activities for Friday. The games will be played Monday at Cimarron-Memorial.
Here are some of the top performances for the week of Feb. 11-16.
The Bengals, who’d lost to Palo Verde twice this season, turned the tables on the Panthers in the Mountain Region championship game on Tuesday night. Bonanza got 116 yards rushing and two touchdowns from Charlene Beck to earn a 20-12 victory at Green Valley.
Deborah Grant rushed 21 times for 80 yards, and Jazlyn Camacho caught the go-ahead touchdown pass in the fourth quarter to help the Gators edge the Cougars, 13-6 for the Desert Region Championship at Green Valley.
Stephanie Tewart threw four touchdown passes and ran for a score Tuesday to lead host Del Sol’s flag football team to a 32-12 win over Chaparral in a Class 3A state semifinal.
Jaelyn Eisenhart rushed for 135 yards and two touchdowns, and she carried the Cougars to a 20-0 victory over the Mountain Lions.
Four-year starter Mya Boykin turned in a stellar defensive effort on Friday as Palo Verde’s flag football team held off visiting Arbor View 14-7 in the Class 4A Mountain Region semifinals.
Ryann Reese’s 15-yard touchdown run in overtime Thursday allowed host Boulder City’s flag football team to edge Valley, 6-0 in a Class 3A state quarterfinal.