Category Archives: High School Football

In Armstead the Knights Trust

By Alex Gonzalez (La Canada) — With less than 40 seconds left in the fourth quarter, Golden Knight cornerback Kevin Armstead picked off Andrew Henriquez’ pass on the 18-yard line sealing St. Francis’ 31-27 win over La Serna in the Division 3  CIF Southern Section first round playoff Friday night at Friedman Field.

Slow Start, Fast Finish for Huskies

By Tim Peterson (Covina) – South Hills overcame a sluggish first half and used a big fourth quarter to beat Pacifica (Oxnard) 42-21 Thursday night in the first round of the CIF Division 7 Playoffs at Covina District Field.

Game Night: CIF Playoffs 1st Round

All kickoffs are 7:30 p.m. unless otherwise indicated:

Mid Valley Writers Top 20

Cathedral jumped into the top spot with a win over St. Francis while Sierra Canyon fell to Paraclete. Arcadia surprised Crescenta Valley to climb into the Top 20 while Diamond Ranch did a number on Los Altos to secure second in the Hacienda. Let the post season begin.

CIF Football Playoff Pairings: 1st Round

CIF Football Playoff Pairings: 1st Round

Mid Valley Scoreboard: Week 10

Scores from Thursday and Friday around the Mid Valley area:

Gold Coast Title Belongs To Paraclete

(Lancaster) The Paraclete Spirits and the Sierra Canyon Traiblazers did battle on Friday night at Brent Carder Marauder Stadium on the Campus of Antelope Valley College for the Gold Coast League title. After four quarters the Spirits came out on top with a 26-7 victory and Gold Coast bragging rights for the year.

Cathedral Claims the Angelus

By Tim Peterson (La Canada) – Cathedral broke open a tie at halftime with two scores in the fourth quarter and went on to beat St. Francis 28-16 Friday night to win the Angelus League at Friedman Field.

Bulldogs Put Burroughs in The Bank, 41-14

By Joe Torosian (Burbank)–The Burbank Bulldogs got monster performances out of Duncan Smith, Matt Porras, Darnell Williams and froth at the mouth defense to take a 41-14 victory over the rival Burroughs Indians on Friday night at Memorial District Field.

Carrazco and Lopez lead Nobles to First Title since ’91

By Alex Gonzalez (Glendora) — Josh Lopez threw three touchdown passes and Andrew Carrazco compiled 214 yards of total offense in Nogales’ 41-10 win over Azusa, claiming their first Montview League title since 1991.