A look a few of today's football semifinals
Valencia of Valencia (10-2) at San Clemente (9-3)
Where, when: San Clemente, Friday, 7 p.m.
Outlook: The Foothill League champion Vikings feature a high-powered spread offense and a battle-tested resume. Quarterback Aaron Thomas has passed for 2,851 yards and 25 TDs for a unit averaging 40.8 points. Running back Moises Haynes has rushed for 1,574 yards and 21 TDs. Valencia’s only losses are against SoCal powers Chaminade (42-15) and Calabasas (37-21). San Clemente’s defense has allowed 27 points in two playoff victories. The Tritons are seeking to reach a third consecutive CIF final and capture the first section title in school history.Read the rest of this entry »