Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollections

ORANGE COUNTY PREP FOOTBALL

Sutherland, Garden Grove Stop Los Amigos

October 14, 2000|ADAM DODGE

Leo Sutherland completed nine of 11 passes for 127 yards and a touchdown Friday, helping Garden Grove to a 21-7 victory over Los Amigos in a Garden Grove League game at Garden Grove High School.

Sutherland completed his first six passes, one of them a 35-yard touchdown to Felipe Garcia in the second quarter that gave the Argonauts (2-3-1, 2-1 in league play) a 7-0 halftime lead.

The Garden Grove defense was impressive, holding Los Amigos to two first downs in the first half. Linebacker Ben Meza had four tackles and a fumble recovery.

Running back Sione Taumoefolau ignited the Argonaut offense in the third quarter, breaking several tackles on a 24-yard run to the Lobo three-yard line. Taumoefolau scored on the next play to give Garden Grove a 14-0 lead.

Los Amigos (1-4-1, 0-1-1) came back in the fourth quarter, on Sam Islas' eight-yard touchdown run with 5:50 to play. But Taumoefolau scored on a one-yard run to make it 21-7, and the Lobos went three and out on their final possession.

Garden Grove's Garcia caught four passes for 78 yards and intercepted a pass on defense.

"I was pleased with the effort," Garden Grove Coach Kris Van Hook said. "We were able to run and pass the ball effectively and the defense did a great job."

(BEGIN TEXT OF INFOBOX / INFOGRAPHIC)

GARDEN GROVE

*--*

League Overall School W L T W L T Pacifica 3 0 0 4 2 0 Rancho Alamitos 1 0 1 3 1 1 Garden Grove 2 1 0 2 3 1 La Quinta 1 2 0 2 4 0 Santiago 1 2 0 2 4 0 Bolsa Grande 0 2 0 0 6 0 Los Amigos 0 1 1 1 4 1

*--*

WEEK 6

Thursday's result

* La Quinta 28, Santiago 24

Friday's results

* Garden Grove 21, Los Amigos 7

* Pacifica 48, Bolsa Grande 0

Today's games

* Rancho Alamitos vs. Saddleback at Santa Ana Stadium, 7 p.m.

WEEK 7

Thursday, Oct. 19

Rancho Alamitos at Garden Grove

Tustin vs. Pacifica at Bolsa Grande HS

Friday, Oct. 20

La Quinta at Bolsa Grande

Los Amigos vs. Santiago at Garden Grove

Advertisement
Los Angeles Times Articles
|
|
|