Even though the league operated on a shortened schedule because of Hannukah, there were still several marquee matchups in the Men’s AFI Flag Football League this past weekend. The Briut Modi’in Thundermuffins successfully ran their undefeated record to 12-0 by defeating the Frisch Cougars in a game that featured both teams’ backup quarterbacks. The Startup Center and Nicodrops Vapor also won two games, to improve their place in the standings by four points.
In other action, GWC defeated and tied with MMJ, to pick up three points and move into the top-15, while Pizzeria Efrat and Joe’s Eagles split a pair of games, as did Tzionim and Jerry’s Kids.
Three still undefeated in Women’s AFI
The fifth week of competition saw two of the league’s undefeated teams lose for the first time this season: Yachad Midmo was shut out by Paige’s Lakers, and New York Bake Shop was mauled by Mishaan Plumbers. Only Big Blue, Metro Yachad, and the aforementioned Plumbers are left without a blemish on their record.
Several teams played two games this week. Paige’s Lakers dropped a game to Eden’s Eagles before defeating Yachad Midmo, Michdonalds edged the Jays by a point and defeated DB Beasts by a touchdown, and Mishaan Plumbers shut out Crossroads and New York Bake Shop by a combined score of 63-0. One other game featured Ziontours and Kosher Casual playing to a 6-6 tie.