Week 9: Castle Park Trojans 10, Montgomery Aztecs 6
Due to yesterday’s lightning, the game between Montgomery and Castle Park was postponed to Saturday, October 13 at 1 p.m. at Castle Park High School.
The game resulted in a 10-6 win for the Trojans.
Welcome to Week 9! We have a have an exciting Rivalry game for you this Friday night! The battle in the South Bay is between the Montgomery Aztecs (3-4) and the Castle Park Trojans (3-4) on Trojan ground.
Both teams come into this week with a win from Week 8 and the same 3-4 record. The winner of this game will take it all: the 4-4 record, the rivalry game and the right to the gold! The night will also mark the beginning of Metro-Pacific conference games for both teams.
Last week the Aztecs played at home and took the 21-17 win over the Sweetwater Red Devils.
Junior quarterback Keoa Gumataoatao passed 194 yards and completed 13 passes. His leadership lead the team to the victory, nugging the final touchdown to give them the win. The same intensity and determination will need to be brought this Friday by Montgomery in this epic battle.
The home team, Castle Park Trojans, also come into the game with a win. They traveled to the East County and took on El Cajon Valley Braves. The persistence of the Trojans gave them the 40-21 victory.
The All-Star Trojan team will be one to beat this Friday. Senior quarterback Diego Martinez completed a total of 113 passing yards against the Braves, will he be able bring on the same pressure against the Aztecs? In a team effort all can be accomplished. Seniors Joel Torres and Tyrone Lake will be the targets for Martinez to connect with. Torres completed 105 receiving yards and 3 touchdowns, while Lake completed 113 rushing yards and 1 touchdown against the El Cajon Valley. The Trojan triad will need to keeps its force to trample over the Aztecs on Friday.
In the last five seasons 3 out of 2 rivalry games have gone to the Aztecs, who will take the right to name themselves champions? Which warrior will rise in victory?
All questions will be answered this Friday night! Montgomery Aztecs vs Castle Park Trojans is set for 7 p.m. at Castle Park High School.
Make sure to tune for the “First and 15” at 10:45 p.m. and the PPR at 11 p.m. Check out highlights, scores, and so much more. For updates on all games follow us on Twitter and Instagram @KUSIPPR @RedJacketArmy! Search for the #KUSIonPPR hashtag for pictures and statuses.