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Saddleback's Jacob Jimenez is the OCVarsity defensive player of the week for Nov. 9.

Defensive player of the week: Jacob Jimenez, Saddleback

STAFF WRITER

Jacob Jimenez

Saddleback

The junior cornerback returned an interception a school-record 102 yards for a touchdown, broke up a pass and recorded six total tackles to help the Roadrunners defeat Estancia, 17-10, to clinch the third and final automatic playoff berth in the Orange Coast League. “It kind of took the wind out of (Estancia’s) sails,” Saddleback coach Rob Thompson said of the interception return. “It was huge.”

Contact the writer: dalbano@ocregister.com


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