Races for prep high school football crowns came into sharper focus with the results from Friday’s contests.
Corona del Mar set up what could be a battle for the Sunset League championship with a 42-7 win over Edison at Newport Harbor High.
The Sea Kings (7-0) will face Newport’s Sailors on Oct. 25 for what might be the crucial game. NHHS defeated Huntington Beach 34-3 to run its overall record to 7-0 as well.
In Garden Grove League, Santiago moved into a tie for first place when it upset Rancho Alamitos 27-0. The Cavaliers (4-3 overall and 2-0 in league) are scheduled to meet La Quinta (3-4, 2-0) on Oct. 25.
Pacifica (4-3 overall) is in a three-way tangle for the Empire League lead after a 35-20 win over Kennedy. The Mariners are tied for the EL with Tustin and Cypress at 2-0 in conference action.
The M’s will take on the Tillers next Friday.
Here are results from Friday night games for local teams. Scores are posted as they become available.
- Corona del Mar 42, Edison 7.
- Newport Harbor 34, Huntington Beach 3.
- Loara 35, Bolsa Grande 0.
- Santiago 27, Rancho Alamitos 0.
- Orange 43, Costa Mesa 0.
- Mead 63, Marina 27.
- Ocean View 48, Cerritos 14.
- Pacifica 35, Kennedy 20.
Categories: High school sports