December 6, 1992 |
Placentia Valencia 19, Whittier 9--Trailing Whittier, 9-7, Rob Petko completed a 23-yard touchdown pass to Ace Riggins in the final six minutes, 33 seconds of the fourth quarter that helped the Tigers win the right to defend their Division VI title. Chris Draft's 62-yard touchdown run in the final 1:47 of the game provided insurance as the Tigers beat Whittier, 19-9, in a semifinal game Saturday at Valenica High.
October 10, 1992 |
Quarterback Rob Petko threw five touchdown passes to lead Valencia to a 49-20 nonleague victory over La Mirada Friday night. Tailback Chris Draft scored on catches of 11 and 29 yards and made a 19-yard touchdown run. Jermaine Gray scored twice, catching touchdown passes of 29 and 23 yards. Valencia (3-2), usually known for its running game, totaled 208 rushing yards, and Petko contributed 218 in the air, completing 10 of 12 passes.
September 2, 1993
Valencia 1992 RECORDS: OVERALL: 11-3 LEAGUE: 4-1 COACH: RECORD AT SCHOOL Mike Marrujo: 121-29-5 RETURNING STARTERS: OFF: 5 DEF: 3 TOP RETURNERS OFF DEF YR Chad Claxton, 6-3, 230 OL DL Sr. Chris Draft, 6-1, 205 RB LB Sr. Art Francis, 6-0, 185 WR LB Sr. Luis Garcia, 6-0, 170 K DB Sr. Jermaine Gray, 6-0, 170 WR DB Jr. Steve Munoz, 5-9, 180 RB -- Sr. Rob Petko, 5-11, 185 QB -- Sr. John Sims, 6-1, 190 OL -- Sr. Paul Tamblyn, 6-2, 195 TE -- Sr. TOP NEWCOMERS OFF DEF YR Daryl Hudson, 6-1, 225 OL -- Sr.
November 6, 1993 |
Chris Draft rushed for 99 yards in 14 carries and scored three touchdowns as Valencia maintained its grip on first place in the Orange League with a 34-6 victory over visiting Magnolia Friday night. Draft scored on a pair of two-yard runs in the first quarter and added a 27-yard run on the first play of the second half, providing more than enough scoring for the county's sixth-ranked Tigers (8-1, 4-0). The only team standing between Valencia and its 10th league title in 11 years is Western.
October 8, 1993 |
Valencia used three field goals and an opportunistic defense to knock La Mirada from the ranks of the unbeaten Thursday night with a 23-6 nonleague victory at Valencia High. Luis Garcia kicked field goals of 20, 22 and 22 yards and the Tiger defense intercepted three passes to preserve Valencia's fourth consecutive victory.