Lawrence Middle School won the girls’ championship and San Fernando took the boys’ title in the LA84 Foundation/Beyond The Bell Branch 2012 District-Wide Flag Football Finals held October 20 at Marina Del Rey Middle School. Lawrence edged out Burroughs in overtime the Girls Division. In the Boys final San Fernando came from behind to overtake Dodson Middle School with only a few seconds left on the game. The girls team from Emerson placed third with a win over Southeast.
The boys from LeConte won third place over 32nd Street/USC Magnet. The eight teams in the championship tournament earned their places by winning their respective regions. All 95 Los Angeles Unified School District Middle Schools participated in the 10-week after-school LA84/BTB Middle School Sports Program.
F. Patrick Escobar