1990 EAGLES

Eagles 35 - Banning 6

Santa Margarita's Ireland rushes for 242 yards, 3 TDs

BANNING, CA., September 21, 1990 – Josh Ireland rushed for a school-record 242 yards, scored three touchdowns and passed for another to lead Santa Margarita past Banning, 35-6, in a non-league game Friday at Banning.

Ireland, a junior, scored on runs of 91, 1 and 7 yards. His 91-yard run with 7:40 remaining in the first quarter also is a school record.

David Shearer also played well for the Eagles (3-0), catching a 26 yard yard scoring pass from Ireland. Shearer, who intercepted a pass in the second half, also scored after recovering a fumble on the Banning 7-yard line.

Banning dropped to 1-2.

Santa Margarita 14 7 14 0 35
Banning 0 0 0 6 6
           

SM – Ireland 91 run (Lucero kick)
SM – Ireland 1 an Lucero kick)
SM – Shearer 26 pass from Ireland (Lucero kick)
SM – Ireland 7 run (Lucero kick)
SM – Shearer run with fumble (Lucero kick)
BAN – Stewart (run failed)

The Register Staff
Saturday, September 22, 1990
The Orange County Register - D6