Senior CB Frank Buncom IV (#5) waits to return a punt in a foggy Merrill Douglas Stadium at Mesa College.
MESA COLLEGE (11/28/2014) The St. Augustine Saints (7-5) avoided a late rally by the El Camino Wildcats (7-6) to hold on for a 14-7 win in Friday night's semifinal matchup. The victory advances the Saints to the Division I Championship where they'll face off against the Madison Warhawks (9-3) next Friday at Southwestern College.
Junior running back Elijah Preston carried the ball 20 times and rushed for 126 yards and both Saints touchdowns. We caught up with him and head coach Richard Sanchez after the game.
2014 CIF Section Championship Games Set
Open Division (Saturday, Dec. 6th)
#3 Helix Highlanders (10-2) vs. #1 Oceanside Pirates (12-0)
Division I (Friday, Dec. 5th)
#4 Madison Warhawks (9-3) vs. #3 St. Augustine Saints (7-5)
Division II (Saturday, Dec. 6th)
#3 Rancho Bernardo Broncos (10-2) vs. #1 El Capitan Vaqueros (12-0)
Division III (Saturday, Dec. 6th)
#2 Christian Patriots (12-0) vs. #1 Hoover Cardinals (10-2)
Division IV (Friday, Dec. 5th)
#2 Mater Dei Crusaders (7-5) vs. #1 Bishop's Knights (12-0)
2014 Division V Champions
La Jolla Country Day Torreys (7-6)
Def. Vincent Memorial 42-0