This week the Eagles will play the J Serra Lions at Saddleback College on Friday, November 8th. The Lions are coming off a 48-43 win over Servite. Although both the Eagles and Lions share Saddleback College this will be JSerra’s designated home game. Kickoff for this match up is set for 7 pm.
The Eagles (4-5, 1-3) committed five turnovers in the first half that lead to 30 points for the Lancers (7-2, 3-1). Coach Welch was honored before the game and given an Eagle statuette and gift certificate.
The No. 7 Eagles (4-4, 1-2) had huge 16-7 win over No. 2 Mater Dei (7-1, 2-1) to get back into the Trinity league race and into position to secure a Pac-5 playoff berth. It was their first win over Mater Dei since a 17-7 win in 2010 at Saddleback College and their first win at Santa Ana Stadium since a 33-19 victory in 2001 clinched their fourth league title in a six year span.
No. 3 Servite stayed alive in the Pac-5 Division playoff race by defeating No. 5 Santa Margarita, 30-14, at Cerritos College.
The Eagles lose to nationally ranked St. John Bosco (6-0) in their Trinity League opener.
The Eagles (3-2) beat the Trabuco Hills Mustangs (4-1) in the Battle of Santa Margarita Parkway. This game was the 10th meeting between the two schools with the Eagles holding a 8-2 series edge. The Eagles first varsity game in 1989 was against Trabuco Hills and they have played each other nine previous times over the past 24 years.
The Eagles (2-2) beat the Carson Colts (0-3) of the LA City Section.
The Eagles beat the Dorsey Dons 24-6 rushing for 255 yards and limiting the Don’s high flying attack to just 228 total yards on 73 plays. Senior RB Jeremy McNichols rushed for 159 yards and scored a TD and Junior WR Kyle Sweet caught five passes for 72 yards and a score to lead the Eagles offense. Seniors Joseph McGill (19 tackles and a forced fumble) and Jonathan LaBonty (an interception, fumble recovery and five passes broken up) helped spearhead the defensive effort.
The Eagles drop to (0-2) after losing in Overtime to the Las Vegas Bishop Gorman Gaels (2-1). The game was broadcast live on Fox Sports Prime Ticket.
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