A few teams have proven they can hang with St. John Bosco of Bellflower for a half, but not a full 48 minutes.
St. John Bosco scored 24 unanswered points in the second half to run away from Mater Dei for a 34-7 victory to capture the CIF-SS Pac-5 Division championship in front of 12,525 on Saturday night at Angel Stadium.
This one's in the fridge. The butter's getting hard, the eggs are cooling and the jello's jiggling.
St. John Bosco, which was in its first CIF-SS championship game since 1986, defeated Trinity League-rival Mater Dei, 34-7, to capture the Pac-5 championship on Saturday in front of 12,525 at Angel Stadium. It's the first championship in sc
Bosco QB Josh Rosen just broke a 37-yarder to Mater Dei's 31. This kid can run, throw and pretty much do everything. He's realer than Real Deal Holyfield.
Rosen hits a wide open Jaleel Wadood for a 5-yard TD pass and St. John Bosco leads Mater Dei, 34-7, with 7:08 remaining.
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Chase Forrest scrambled for a first down. That's Mater Dei's third first down of the game with under three minutes left in the third quarter.
Forrest hits Justin Allen on a double-reverse flea flicker for a 38-yard gain to Bosco's 31.
If Mater Dei can score, it will be right back in this thing.
Forrest going deep for Andr
QB Josh Rosen hits Sean McGrew for a 25-yard gain to Mater Dei's 17-yard line. Bosco starte dthis drive at Mater Dei's 41 after a shanked punt.
Rosen carries it down to the 2-yard line. First-and-goal.
Manasseh Anesi scores on a 1-yard TD run and St. John Bosco takes a 20-7 lead on Mater Dei with 3:51 left in the third quarter.
Braves QB Rosen breaks a 13-yarder and an 18-yarder to get St. John Bosco into Mater Dei territory on the first drive of the second half.
Shay Fields outmuscles Jonathan Lockett for a 21-yard catch and a first down at the 17-yard line.
Mater Dei's Olive Sagapolu comes up with a big stop on Manasseh Anesi on third-and-5 and that f
Mater Dei is forced to punt and St. John Bosco will have great field position at Mater Dei's 48.
Mater Dei's Ben Humphreys gets his second sack of the day to bring up second-and-16.
On third-and-16, Josh Rosen hits Shay Fields for a 16-yard gain and a first down. Mr. FryDay Night thinks we are going to be seeing Fields play on Su
St. John Bosco is on the move. The Braves are at the 50.
Bosco has some very large humans on their O-Line. Damien Mama is a 6-5, 353-pounder.
On third-and-short, QB Josh Rosen takes off for a 26-yard gain to Mater Dei's 23.
Here comes fourth-and-2. Bosco is forced to kick a FG and Reid Budrovich drills the 33-yarder to cu
Here comes a third-and-16 play for the Monarchs from St. John Bosco's 44.
Chase Forrest throws a pass thrrough Jacob Welch's hands and the Monarchs must punt again.
Bosco takes over at its own 13.
Ben Humphreys brings the heat on QB Josh Rosen, who is forced to throw it away.
Here come sthird-and-7. Rosen throws a
Chase Forrest hits a wide open Justin Norbeck for 29 yards to Bosco's 39. Forrest lofted that right over Norbeck's shoulder in stride. Great pass. That's also Mater Dei's first first down.
Illegal shift moves the Monarchs back to the 44-yard line.
Mater Dei and Bosco are tied, 0-0, at the end of the first quarter.
St. John Bosco was the beneficiary of a passing interference penalty against the Monarchs that moves the Braves to their own 40.
Here comes a third-and-5 ... Jaleel Wadood picks up 5 yards and a first down at midfield.
Ben Humphreys drops QB Josh Rosen for a 4-yard loss.
Rosen hits Wadood for a 5-yard gain. Here comes thi
Bosco QB Josh Rosen takes off on third-and-12, but he comes up short. Bosco goes three-and-out on its first possession.
Bosco punter shanks it and Mater Dei takes over at its own 35.
Chase Forrest overthrows Jonathan Lockett on third-and-5 and the Monarchs must punt.
Bosco will take over at its own 25.
It's 0-0 wi
IT'S TIIIIIIIIIIME!!!!! for the main event of the evening ... Mater Dei vs. St. John Bosco in a matchup of Trinity League rivals for the CIF-SS PAC-5 DIVISION CHAMPIONSHIP!!!!
They just did the national anthem and when the singer got to the "home o
The Trinity League proved its toughness once again by getting two teams into the CIF-SS Pac-5 championship game.
Bruce Rollinson's Mater Dei Monarchs will meet Jason Negro's St. John Bosco Braves in arguably the toughest division in the state. St. John Bosco beat Mater Dei, 24-2, in a Trinity League game on Nov. 1.
St. John Bosco
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