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Continuing to fill in admirably for injured Brandon LaBrie, Charbonnet racked up 259 yards and four touchdowns on 19 carries in a 63-27 Marmonte League victory at St. Bonaventure. He scored on plays of 34, 3, 75 and 16 yards to help Oaks Christian move to 2-0 i the Marmonte League.
After a turbulent three years as the starting quarterback at Downey, Trevor Hill celebrated his senior night with a career-high six touchdown passes in a 56-35 victory over visiting Gahr to set up a San Gabriel Valley League championship game at Paramount this week. Hill completed 23 of his 28 pass attempts for 289 yards and had three touchdown passes in each half. He also completed his last eight passes of the game to help the Vikings extend their winning streak to seven games.
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Herrera engineered a game-winning drive in the final minute in a come-from-behind 38-32 win over Cajon. In 1 minute, 39 seconds, he drove the Wildcats 89 yards in 10 plays, completing 5 of 9 passes for 91 yards and throwing the game-winning touchdown pass to Isaiah Holiness with 18 seconds remaining. For the game, he completed 23 of 39 passes for 346 yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions.
Nolan threw for three touchdowns and completed 11 of 16 passes for 243 yards in the Wildcats’ 63-6 win over Perris on Friday night. Nolan leads an offense that has averaged 64.5 points per game this season and he’s had 33 touchdowns against two interceptions this year.
With St. Paul needing to upset Salesian in order to keep its playoff hopes alive, Velasco came up big. He scored the game-winning touchdown in overtime to lead the Swordsmen to a 42-35 win over the Mustangs. It was one of three touchdowns Velasco had in the game as he rolled up 103 yards. St. Paul is now tied with La Salle for third place in the Angelus League heading into the final game of the season against St. Francis.
The 6-foot-2, 220-pound running back continued his solid season, leading the Titans to a 52-41 Mt. Baldy League win over Alta Loma. Tilford, who has committed to Arizona, scored six touchdowns, running for 260 and five touchdowns on 20 tries and catching two passes for 94 yards and another score. On the season he has 1,491 yards and 26 rushing touchdowns with 18 receptions for 393 yards and another five scores. He has scored 32 touchdowns on the season and leads the Southern Section in that department.
The Navy commit racked up 20 total tackles and also rushed for 124 yards and three touchdowns in a 49-21 victory against Yorba Linda. “He is an animal,” Villa Park coach Dusan Ancich said of Stamos. The Spartans clinched at least a share of the Crestview League title.
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