Tag Archives: St. Francis Football

The Peterson Principle: 9/26/2016

By Tim Peterson “You probably picked Glendora didn’t you,” West Covina head coach Mike Maggiore said to me late in the game Friday night with his Bulldogs up 30-13.

A Golden Knight in La Canada

(La Canada) — The St. Francis offensive line paved the way for 260 rushing yards and four touchdowns, all by different running backs in the Knights 35-0 win over Pasadena Thursday night at Friedman field.

The TEN: 8/31/2016

(“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in The TEN”)

The Peterson Principle: 11/30/2015

By Tim Peterson “That’s all we do is fight. That’s all we know how to do. The La Serna Lancers are always here. We’re not going anywhere! But I tell you where we are going…to the CIF Finals!” – La Serna HC Andy George to his team after Friday night’s semi final win over St. […]

La Serna – St. Francis: A Few More Shots

Here’s a few more shots of La Serna’s 24-10 Southeast Division Semi Final win over St. Francis Friday night at Friedman Field.

La Serna Slugs St. Francis in Second Half

By Tim Peterson (La Canada) – La Serna shut out St. Francis in the second quarter and scored two fourth quarter touchdowns to knock out the Golden Knights 24-10 Friday night at Friedman Field. With the victory the Lancers advanced to the CIF Southeast Finals for the fourth time in five years.

Big Man Has Big Night in Big Win for St. Francis

By Rich Whittington (La Canada) – In football, linemen get very little glory. They line up, play after play, across from other lineman, and purposely hurl themselves in to each other in an effort to clear the way for “skill players”, whose names routinely dominate the sporting news.

The TEN: 6/24/2015

(“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in “The TEN’).

Bedell Takes the Reins at Mayfair

By Tim Peterson (Lakewood) – Derek Bedell, who spent four years as the offensive coordinator at Bellflower, has returned to the Suburban League as the head coach at Mayfair, he confirmed Wednesday.

Southeast Newcomer of The Year 2014: Cathedral’s Andrew Tovar

Andrew  Tovar didn’t think his chance would come at Cathedral until 2015. The Phantoms already had a quarterback in MC Poe who had thrown for over 1400 yards and 13 touchdowns in 2013 and was coming back for his senior season. But Poe transferred out of state and Tovar was suddenly thrust into the spotlight and given his time to […]