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Fryer on football: San Clemente vs. Mater Dei

September 21st, 2011, 5:09 pm ·

· posted by Steve Fryer

NO. 5 SAN CLEMENTE (3-0) VS. NO. 7 MATER DEI (0-2)

Where, when: Santa Ana Stadium, Friday, 7:30 p.m.

Outlook: Everyone knew that San Clemente quarterback Travis Wilson has a fine arm, and his passing statistics – 63 percent completion rate, 161 passing yards a game, six touchdowns against only one interception – verify that. But the 6-foot-6 senior who committed to Utah can tuck and run with the ball, too. He has 20 carries for 148 yards, an average of 7 yards a carry in three games. And the Tritons also have running back Mike Elespuru, who has rushed for 391 yards, eighth-most in the county, and five touchdowns. Mater Dei is two or three plays away from being 2-0. The Monarchs lost by four points to Carson, and by eight to Centennial of Corona, the latter being the No. 6 team in the state rankings. If the Monarchs can put a net on Wilson, which means stopping his scrambling as much as his passing, then that first victory will come in this one.

Winner: Mater Dei

OCVarsity Gridiron previews San Clemente vs. Mater Dei:

LINKS TO THE REST OF FRYER ON FOOTBALL: WEEK 3

Mission Viejo vs. Long Beach Poly

Servite vs. Edison

Orange Lutheran vs. La Habra

Newport Harbor vs. Corona del Mar

Pacifica vs. Garden Grove

Beckman vs. Tustin

St. Margaret's vs. Whittier Christian

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Dana Hills 0, San Clemente 2 - 00:00 2nd Half - In Progress

Water Polo:

Dana Hills 5, El Toro 12 - 59:59 4th QT - In Progress

Basketball:

Aliso Niguel 64, San Clemente 77 - 00:00 4th QT - Completed

Basketball:

El Toro 67, Mission Viejo 53 - 00:00 4th QT - Completed

Basketball:

El Toro 59, San Clemente 56 - 00:00 4th QT - Completed

Water Polo:

Corona del Mar 2, Beckman 0 - 00:00 4th QT - Completed

Soccer:

JSerra 3, Mater Dei 3 - 00:00 2nd Half - Completed

Water Polo:

El Toro 9, San Clemente 5 - 59:59 4th QT - Completed

Basketball:

Mission Viejo 58, San Clemente 74 - 00:00 4th QT - Completed

Soccer:

Godinez 4, Laguna Beach 6 - 34:02 2nd Half - Completed