Irvin Mulligan rushed for three touchdowns and Whale Branch turned in another dominant defensive effort in a 42-6 win at Burke on Friday to complete its perfect run through Region 6-2A.
C.J. Brown opened the scoring with a 48-yard touchdown run, and Mulligan added three TD runs in the first half.
Jordan Reeves’ interception return for a touchdown and De’Arius Hazel’s tackle for a safety gave the Warriors a 36-0 halftime lead, and Jamel Moultrie returned the opening kickoff of the second half for a score.
Whale Branch (5-4, 5-0) will host Buford in the first round of the SCHSL Class 2A playoffs and will have home-field advantage through the first three rounds of the postseason.