May 20, 2024

OC Sports Zone: Community First

FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL: Week zero wrap-up

Northwood coach Pete Mitchell celebrates with his team after a win.

It was a successful opener Friday night for Northwood, Portola, Woodbridge, Beckman, Crean Lutheran, Mater Dei and Trabuco Hills.

Northwood won 21-8 over Saddleback Valley Christian, Portola launched its varsity program with a 39-20 win over Fairmont Prep, Woodbridge topped Cypress, 35-14; Beckman topped Godinez 30-6 at Santa Ana Valley, Crean Lutheran defeated Temecula Prep 40-0 in Coach Randall Reynoso’s debut and Trabuco Hills defeated Corona 35-0. OC’s top team Mater Dei defeated Bishop Amat 42-14.

Foothill lost a hard-fought game to Dos Pueblos 31-24 while Tustin fell to Capistrano Valley 42-7.

Trabuco Hills scored on its first three possessions of the game. More on that game later on OC Sports Zone.

We also welcome team representatives and coaches to turn in highlights and pictures of their Orange County games. Please make sure to include first and last names.

Please email to editor Tim Burt: timburt@ocsportszone.com

Here are the games OC Sports Zone covered Friday:

NORTHWOOD 21, SADDLEBACK VALLEY CHRISTIAN 8

WOODBRIDGE 35, CYPRESS 14

PORTOLA 39, FAIRMONT PREP 20