ATLANTA – After going undefeated in the regular season, the fifth-grade Johns Creek Gladiators went on to win the North Metro Football League championship against the Creekview Grizzlies out of Cherokee County.
The game was played Nov. 16 in the Georgia Dome. The Gladiators trailed 16-14 going into the fourth quarter but came from behind to snatch the win 20-16.
Coaches for the Gladiators are Eric Honroth, Ross McKee, Beau White, Rob Morel and Jason Storey.
Gladiator team members are Victor Baek, Luke Carroll, Connor Clark, Jackson Cronier, Zach Douchy, Taylor Eaton, Kaz Gates, Jason Harms, Zaid Hasan, Colin Honroth, Hunter Judge, Reed McKee, Mason Morel, Coln Raad, Kurt Robinson, Kyle Romano, Ethan Storey, Jake Varnedoe, Jackson White, Alex Whitesides, Grahme Wilson and Jack Yensel.
Cheerleaders for the Gladiators are Isabella Caswell, Marilyn Christen, Lucy Clarke, Caroline Dorrell, Anicia Edwards, Claire Federico, Charlotte Ferrell, Skylar Fortin, Neely Claire Grimsley, Avery Harris, Isabella Jackson, Laila Jordan, Katie Kilnges, Noelle Morse, AmberRae Proffitt, Lauren Schneiderman, Sydney Straughan, Taylor Rossin, Alexis Vaka and McClain White.