Point Loma Pointers 44, La Jolla Vikings 7
The La Jolla Vikings (3-6) hosted the Point Loma Pointers (6-3) at University City High School while their field is being renovated.
On the very first play for Viking quarterback Casey Brown would have his pass intercepted by Pointer defensive back Antonio Pelayo, who would return it 30 yards for the score that would make it 7-0 Pt. Loma. The Pointers would struggle on consecutive trips to the red zone but would get it together. PPR watchlister Jaylen Griffin had a field day for the Pointers. First he would score on 4-yard TD run. Then after a safety, on the kickoff Griffin would return it 74-yards to the house. But he was not done just yet. In the second quarter, Jaylen would take the handoff and go 64-yards for the score. Jaylen Griffin would have score three first half touchdowns. The Pointers would score 14 more points on the night. While La Jolla would only score one second half touchdown on the night.
Pt. Loma would win big 44-7 on La Jolla’s Homecoming Night. Do not forget to checkout the highlights of this matchup on KUSI.COM. And do not forget to watch the PPR next Friday night at 10:30 PM.
PREVIEW: The Point Loma Pointers (6-3) will take on the La Jolla Vikings (3-6) at University City High School. The Pointers will be looking to finish the regular season with a four game winning streak, while the Vikings are looking not to end the season on a losing streak.
The Pointers were able to shut out the undefeated Buccaneers last week in a lopsided matchup with the final score being 41-0. Point Loma will be looking for another stellar performance from running back Jaylen Griffin who scored a 14 yard, 62 yard, and a 71 yard TD run in the first half. They will also be looking forward to having their stout defense step up again this week.
As for the Vikings they must not give up leads late in the game. During much of last weeks game versus Scripps Ranch, La Jolla was leading until it all fell apart. Viking quarterback Cole Dimich will have to play better this week and not turn over the ball if he wants to lead his team to victory.
Do not forget to come out to University City High School this Friday night, game time set for 6:00PM. And do not forget to catch the highlights of this game on the Prep Pigskin Report on Friday night at 10:30PM.