Heritage Beats Lakeside; Paloma Valley Loses in OT
Isaiah Morrow rushed for 148 yards and two touchdowns and Sione Takitaki rushed for 121 yards and tw...
The win sets up a showdown with Elsinore High next Friday for the Sunbelt League title. Both teams are 4-0 in league play. That game will take place at Heritage beginning at 7 p.m.
Quarterback Mat Bradshaw passed for 63 yards for the Patriots, including a 27-yard touchdown pass to Jacori Pace. Matt Palmer added to the winning cause with a 22-yard interception return.
In another game involving a Menifee high school football team, Paloma Valley lost a 21-14 decision to visiting Temescal Canyon.
Temescal Canyon tied the game at 14-14 with a 24-yard touchdown pass from Sean Trimble to Kanan Castro with two minutes remaining. Paloma Valley (6-3, 1-3) had a chance to pull out the victory, but Diego Reutter missed a 27-yard field goal attempt with two seconds left.
Dawson Lindeman scored the only touchdown of overtime for Temescal Canyon. On the next possession, Lindeman recovered a Paloma Valley fumble to preserve the victory.