The Week 8 South Bay Game of the Week features Mar Vista (4-2) hosting Southwest ( 2-4).
This is a The Week 8 South Bay Game of the Week features Mar Vista (4-2) hosting Southwest ( 2-4). In the end the Mariners improve their record to 5-2.
This is a South Bay rivalry that has quite a bit of history that goes back to 1979 which is why it's called the Battle for the Bell. It's a South Bay rivalry second only to the Sweetwater-Chula Vista rivalry.
Midway in the first quarter Josh Galeana runs it in from short yardage to give Mar Vista the lead.
Galeana scores his second touchdown run of the game with four minutes to go in the second quarter.
With 36 seconds left in the half Mar Vista's Jacob Beck throws a nice touchdown pass to De'von Peterson to make it 20-0 Mariners.
Midway in the third quarter Jacob Beck with the fake hand-off and quarterback keeper to make it 27-0 Mar Vista.
Minutes later Marcus Ramirez gallops 40 yards into the end zone with a nice cutback run.
In the fourth quarter Sebastian Burke's short touchdown scamper makes it 41-0 Mar Vista.
Late in the fourth quarter Joshua Sanchez with a 70-yard touchdown run to finally put the Raiders on the board and prevent them from being shut out.
Mar Vista wins the Battle for the Bell for the tenth year in a row with a 41-8 victory.
South Bay rivalry that has quite a bit of history that goes back to 1979 which is why it's called the Battle for the Bell.
Southwest's Head Coach is Paci Silvia who is in his third year.
His Quarterback, David Espinosa, has thrown for 6 touchdown passes.
The team's leading rusher is Joshua Sanchez who has 4 touchdowns.
On defense the Raiders are lead by Ray Flores who has 28 solo tackles. He is sophomore who is only feet nine inches tall.
Mar Vista's Head Coach is Tyler Arciaga who had a storied career at Bonita Vista High School and who played professionally in Europe.
On offense the Mariners have a fine Quarterback in Jacob Beck who has thrown for 6 touchdown passes
and has rushed for 3 scores.
On defense Mar Vista's Niko Figueroa has amassed 56 solo tackles.
This Battle for the Bell is a South Bay rivalry that is only second fiddle to the Sweetwater-Chula Vista rivalry. See you at 10:30 this Friday night!