Tough night for the boys. The Titans jumped out in front during the first half and it was just too big of a deficit for the Vaqueros to overcome. Second half was better both offensively and defensively. Pioneer won 38-15.
Here are some photos of the action.
The Titan’s David Dorado (20) makes the catch over Vaquero Chris Infante during the first drive of the game.
Andy Alcala gets tackled after a short gain.
Rancho’s Coach Enright offers words of encouragement to QB Blake Culbert after an throwing an interception Friday night. Rancho finally established some offense in the third quarter of the game.
Vaquero Jesse Candelario makes the most of a completed pass during the second quarter of Friday night’s game against the Pioneer Titans of Whittier.
Second quarter saw a small spark when Marcos Flores (36) caught a screen pass. Good upfield blocking allowed him to get to about the Pioneer 25 yardline.
Rancho’s QB Blake Culbert (4) tries to connect with Joe Navar (5) in the second quarter. Rancho had a tough time getting the offense going until late in the second quarter.
Rancho’s Joe Navar (5) can’t quite reach the Blake Culbert pass in the second quarter of Friday’s game against Pioneer.
Ranch’s QB, Blake Culbert (4), looks to connect with Jesse Candelario (7) on a pass to the left flat.
Vaquero kicker Emmanuel Cuevas (42) kicked a field goal to get Rancho Alamitos on the scoreboard early in the second half of Friday’s game against Pioneer.
Vaquero Miguel Rosales (25) has his feet knocked out from under him by Pioneer’s David Dorado (20).
Pioneer’s Leonard Santangelo is tackled in the open field after catching a Phillip Hernandez pass for about 10 yards. On the stop for the Vaqueros was Bryan Chen.
Rancho’s Miguel Rosales (25) manages to stay in bounds and score a touch down late in the game against the Pioneer Titans.
Coach Enright shares a few thoughts with the team about Friday night’s game performance.