Feature image by Dwight Sugioka.
Article written by Ryan Giacomini (Petaluma High School class of 2022)
Over the weekend there have been many exciting football games in NorCal, including the annually played Egg Bowl. The game between the Petaluma Trojans and the Casa Grande Gauchos is a much awaited game for both teams. The Gauchos had come away victorious the past two seasons but Petaluma reclaimed the Egg Bowl trophy winning Friday night 20-14 at Ellison Field.
CJ Powers rushed for 84 yards on 15 carries with a touchdown for the Trojans.
The Vintage and Napa played the annual Big Game with Vintage routing Napa with a final score of 35-7. The victory for Vintage certified their spot as the league champions for the third year in a row.
In a high scoring battle between the Justin-Siena and American Canyon, the Wolves came out of top with a 50-42 victory.
Cardinal Newman traveled up to Windsor on Friday in which the Cardinals came out victorious 38-14. Newman finished a perfect 5-0. This game was also live-streamed on ysn365.com
Marin Catholic (4-0) continued their dominance as well as they held the Redwood Giants (3-1) to only three points in their 30-3 victory.
The St. Vincent de Paul Mustangs took on the Healdsburg Greyhounds in Petaluma. St. Vincent was able to put up 35 points in the second quarter in their 58-6 rout of the Greyhounds.
Colby Furia was 8-12 passing for 139 yards and a touchdown for the Mustangs. Kai Hall rushed for 72 yards on seven carries and a a pair of touchdowns. Dante Antonini caught four passes for 77 yards and two touchdowns.
Analy was able to get their third win of the season beating Ukiah 40-32.
In a defensive battle between the Santa Rosa Panthers and the Piner Prospectors, the Panthers were the only team who was able to score and they were victorious 7-0.