Friday, September 23, 2011
Archer Tigers defeat the Berkmar Patriots 42-0 to climb their way out of the bottom of the region standings.
The Archer Tigers scored 28 points in the first half in a 42-0 rout over the Berkmar Patriots Friday night in Lilburn. Berkmar was unable to stop the run in the first half as Archer put the game away before the half. Tigers running back Sean Fowler ran for 108 yards and three touchdowns to lead the way. The two teams came in fighting to get a win and climb out of the bottom of the Region 8-AAAAA standings. The Tigers improved to 2-3, 1-2 in Region 8-AAAAA. Berkmar fell to 1-4, and 0-3. Archer’s running back Ernest Alexander scored the first touchdown of the game with a 3-yard run. Quarterback Jarvis Holley followed that up with a 15-yard touchdown run to give the Tigers a 14-0 lead in the first quarter. Fowler scored on touchdown runs of …
Thursday, August 25, 2011
Central Gwinnett, Mountain View, Archer and Collins Hill all have games Friday night.
After weeks of practicing passes and tackles, it all starts to count tomorrow night for high school football players. The season officially kicks off for the Lawrenceville athletes under the Friday night lights. The season begins with a cross-town match-up Friday between Central Gwinnett and Mountain View at 7:30pm at the Black Knights' castle. Patch will be there covering the game. The Archer Tigers will open their season against Duluth Friday at Duluth High School. Kickoff is at 7:30pm. Collins Hill will face off against Roswell. The game begins at 7:30 at Roswell High School Friday night. If you're going to these games, or any other Lawrenceville sporting event, please share your pictures, videos and stories with your neighbors here on …
Friday, August 19, 2011
A Patch reader submitted this photo from Thursday's scrimmage.
Patch reader Sonny Kennedy sent in this photo from Thursday night's scrimmage between Archer and Apalachee. He said there wasn't a final score because the game was called in the fourth quarter, but "Archer was handling them good." Sounds like the Tigers are off to a good start! If you're at a game, snap some pictures and tell us what's going on. Just add your story under "Announcements." It's as easy as sending an email.