Football advances to semi-finals

Football advances to semi-finals

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No. 6, senior Aaron LaCroix runs the ball against Desert High, earning 120 all purpose yards,  Nov. 2.

Fresno Christian varsity football defeats Desert High in a, 57-0, Nov. 2 and advances to the next round of the CIF Central Section playoffs.

Returning the kickoff for a touchdown, Aaron LaCroix, ’19, scores his first of three touchdowns in the first half.  The Eagles dominated the Scorpions, leading 50-0  at the half.

Six other Eagles added to the scoreboard during the  game, including Richie Cortez with a two-point conversion and five PATs. Marcus James, ’20, with a pick-six, and Blake Burdan, ’20, with two rushing TDs. Final score: FC 57, Desert 0.

The Eagles next host Orcutt Academy, Nov. 9.  This will be the last home game of the 2018 season.  With a Friday night win, the Eagles will move on to most likely meet Mission Prep in the finals, Nov. 16 for the  Central Section CIF Les Schwab 8-man football Championships Final. The championship game will be on Nov. 16.

To read more about the Eagles win over the Scorpions, visit Eagles defeat Scorpions in quarter finals. 

The following video recaps the Desert home game, Nov. 2.

The author can be reached via email: Wesley Hinton, Instagram and Twitter.

For another video, watch Football: Elementary cheer supports on senior night.

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About the Author:

Wesley Hinton
First year video journalist, Wesley Hinton, ‘20, plans to hone his filmmaking skills over the ‘18-’19 school year. If it’s a Saturday or merely a half day at school, it’s likely you’ll find him with his family and friends at Millerton Lake, wakesurfing. Hinton loves playing keyboard for the school worship team, and leading worship at his church. It’s one of his passions. He also loves serving the community through mentoring junior highers at Fresno Christian in brother to brother, a social mentoring program designed to build relationships and school community. Another citywide outreach he is involved in is Breakaway, where Hinton learned a different perspective of the city of Fresno and the opportunities available. Hinton aspires to eventually own a business, knowing video will help him with marketing and promoting a business, Hinton also strives to use film to uncover truth and speak life to the community. On The Feather, Hinton hopes to improve his camera, video and journalistic skills.

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