One Year Ago: El Monte Outlasts Arroyo

Davon Booth carries the Lions to victory.

As our “One Year Ago” series marches on this one was played on October 11, 2019 in a clash of Mission Valley League rivals. El Monte continued its undefeated run with a big Week 7 road win over Arroyo. Duane Barker was on hand for the coverage.

By Duane Barker

(El Monte) – In a game that could very well decide who wears the crown in the Mission Valley League, the El Monte Lions and the Arroyo Knights battled for four quarters with the Lions coming out on top 26-21 at B.L Bergstrom Stadium Friday night. Read more »

One Year Ago: Tartans Knock Out Bonita in Fourth Round

Xzavier Ford had 116 yards including a 53-yard touchdown run to lead Glendora.

Another one from Week 6 of last year. Glendora remained unbeaten with a win over Bonita in the Palomares League opener in a game played on October 4, 2019. Tim Peterson wrote the game story.

By Tim Peterson
(La Verne) – In what could have been construed as a heavyweight fight, Glendora scored twice in the fourth quarter to knockout out Bonita 28-13 Friday night in a game that lasted three hours and 25 minutes. With the victory in the Palomares League opener the Tartans remained unbeaten on the year. Read more »

One Year Ago: Lancer Domination

Joey Bustos and the Lancers run over El Rancho.

This week in our “One Year Ago” series La Serna was off and running in the Del Rio League with a rout of El Rancho. Duane Barker covered the Week 6 battle played on October 4, 2019.

By Duane Barker

(Whittier) The La Serna Lancers and the El Rancho Dons opened up Del Rio League play Friday night and the Lancers completely dominated the game on both sides of the ball to the tune of a 49-7 victory at Sandy Thortson Stadium on the campus of Cal High. Read more »