Darrin DuFord 3:30 p.m., Dec. 26
Hoover defensive back Michael Picot leaps up to intercept a pass in traffic in the Cardinals’ 35-0 win over Christian on Sept. 3.
Eastlake cheerleaders get in formation to celebrate a fourth-quarter touchdowns in the Titans’ 21-14 win at Helix on Sept. 2.
Point Loma linemen Andre Montano (45) and Jovanny Sanchez (60) give injured Pointers teammate Eric Bueno a lift off the field. The game was not that painful for Point Loma, who beat Lincoln 42-21 on Sept. 10.
Helix and Eastlake square off on Sept. 2 with an East County sunset as the backdrop.
Santa Fe Christian defensive backs Hakon Bream (top) and Grant Lucier work in tandem to break up a pass intended for Palo Verde Valley receiver Corey Smith in the Eagles’ 48-0 victory over the Yellowjackets on Sept. 24.
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