Behind a pair of rushing touchdowns from Citrus Hill quarterback/running back Jon Jefferson, the Riverside County All-Stars defrauded the San Bernardino County All-Star team 49-24 at the 33rd Inland Empire All-Star Classic.
Centennial head coach Matt Logan, coaching in his 4th IE All-Star Classic, won on his home field thanks to a 28-point fourth quarter.
Jefferson earned MVP honors, while Santiago tailback Darnay Smith also ran for two scores.
Watch the entire game on Riverside TV: https://youtu.be/O7_V7u-T9Mo
With starting quarterback Armando Herrera feeling under the weather, QB Alex Lewis and the SBVC defense led the way to a 33-26 win against Pasadena City. Check out the LIVE broadcast on IEMG-TV!
Rancho Verde, Corona, Chino Hills, and Orange Vista reached the semifinals of the 13th annual Southwest County Passing Tournament at Paloma Valley High School.
After a long, hot day that included a weather delay because of lightning, the tournament was called-off early following a scuffle between Corona and Hillcrest in the quarterfinals.
Orange Vista, playing with a team with no varsity experience, made a cinderella run to reach the semis after topping Ventura in the quarterfinals.
Rancho Verde outlasted Vista Murrieta in another great quarterfinal match-up.
NPSL Inland Empire rivals Southern California Sports Club of San Bernardino and Riverside Coras USA square-off in the IE Derby at UC Riverside.
Coras came away with a 2-0 victory as the game finished 8-versus-7 after a number of red cards.