Updated September 14, 2023 - 11:47 pm
James Hadley intercepted a potential touchdown pass late in the fourth quarter to preserve a 21-20 home victory for Shadow Ridge over Desert Pines on Thursday.
The Mustangs (4-1, 1-1 5A Division I) took an early 14-0 lead, but the Jaguars (2-2, 1-1 5A Division I) battled back.
Shadow Ridge travels to play Coronado at 6 p.m. Sept. 22, and Desert Pines hosts Arbor View at 6 p.m..
— Arbor View 38, Coronado 0: At Arbor View, Thaddeus Thatcher completed 15 of 18 passes for 230 yards and three TDs to help the Aggies (2-2, 2-0 5A Division I) rout the Cougars (1-3, 0-2 5A Division I).
Kamareion Bell had 70 rushing yards for Arbor View, and Makhai Donaldson added 55 yards and a TD.
Arbor View plays at Desert Pines at 6 p.m. Sept. 22, and Coronado hosts Shadow Ridge at 6 p.m.
— Foothill 41, Legacy 39: At Foothill, the Falcons’ run game and defense aided their aerial attack in a shootout with Legacy in a nonleague game.
Eugene Altobella had two rushing TDs, and Avant Gates returned an interception 35 yards for a score for the Falcons (4-1). Senior quarterback Mason Dew threw for 372 yards and three touchdowns.
Foothill hosts Las Vegas, which lost 21-14 to Green Valley on Thursday, at 6 p.m. Sept. 22. Legacy (2-3) plays at Clark at 6 p.m. Sept. 22.
— Cimarron-Memorial 16, Spring Valley 14: At Spring Valley, Gilrelle Patterson returned an interception for a 40-yard TD to get the Spartans (2-2, 0-1 5A Division III) rolling in their victory over the Grizzlies (1-3, 0-2 5A Division III).
Rey Kyla added a 30-yard TD reception for Cimarron, which plays at Mojave at 6 p.m. Sept. 22. Spring Valley has a bye.
— Desert Oasis 22, Cheyenne 0: At Cheyenne, Troy Finch scored two TDs for the Diamondbacks (2-2) in a nonleague win over the Desert Shields (0-4).
Dawson Perkes and Vince Hales added a TD pass each for Desert Oasis, which plays at Palo Verde, which defeated Clark 39-0, at 6 p.m. Sept. 22. Cheyenne travels to Rancho at 6 p.m.
— Mojave 14, Rancho 3: At Mojave, Miguel Reinares rushed 28 times for 204 yards and two TDs as the Rattlers (2-1, 2-0 4A Desert) defeated the Rams (0-3, 0-1).
Mojave hosts Cimarron-Memorial, which defeated Spring Valley 16-14 on Thursday, at 6 p.m. Sept. 22, and Rancho hosts Cheyenne at 6 p.m.
— SLAM Academy 34, Moapa Valley 7: At Moapa Valley, Andre Cade had two rushing TDs, and the Bulls (3-1, 2-0 3A Southern League) took advantage of turnovers by the Pirates (3-2, 1-1) to roll to a victory.
SLAM hosts Democracy Prep at 7 p.m. Sept. 22, and Moapa Valley plays at Boulder City, which defeated The Meadows 43-13 at 7 p.m. Sept. 22.