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Tough loss to Campolindo

By Mark Bell photos 11/05/2019, 7:30am PST

Thank you to Mark Bell for more pictures of our tough Matadors.  

 

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Check out these amazing photos!

By Mark Bell photos 10/28/2019, 9:30pm PDT

Thank you to Mark  Bell for capturing some amazing shots at the Varsity vs Alhambra game on Oct 11. 

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Fall 2019 Photos

By George Doran 10/28/2019, 9:30pm PDT

Thank you to George Doran for his commitment to the Mats this season.  If you haven't seen his photos  yet, take a minute to look through the gallery.  You won't be disappointed. 

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Recap: Miramonte Mats vs Millenium Charter HS

By JK 10/19/2019, 7:00pm PDT

The Matadors traveled to Tracy to take on the Falcons of Millennium.
The Mats defense woke up from a “sluggish” pre-game demeanor as described by an on-field observer.  Energized by the aggressive play from Ross and Hsu the Mats held.
The Mats first offensive play from scrimmage was a 38 yard pass completion from Meredith to Callister.  Browne eventually followed the offensive line to find the end-zone.  The PAT was blocked.  6-0 Mats.
The Falcons came back quickly with a long pass completion which would have resulted in a TD except the speedy Zwahlen chased down the receiver.  The stumbling Falcon receiver fumbled the ball through the end-zone resulting in a touch-back and Mats possession.
Meredith connected with Callister for an 80 yard TD pass on a “4 verticles” play which is a “go deep” playground favorite.  Valle converted.  13-0 Mats.
The Mats “no-name” defense, as coined by the team due to the lack of name on McIntyre’s jersey, stopped the Falcons offense with a key sack by McIntyre and Ross, who was a constant force throughout the evening.
The Mats next possession with key contributions from Zwahlen, Fraser and Meredith, Browne scored for a 20-0 lead after Valle’s extra point.
The Mats final scoring possession of the first half was a 9 yard completion from Meredith to Callister.  27-6.
The Falcons threatened to score again with seconds remaining in the first half.  However, Ross made an impressive stop at the goal line as the first-half expired.
The Mats defense continued its dominance in the 2nd half as evidenced by McIntyre’s sack on a Falcons’ 4th down and a sack by Cardoza for an 11 yard loss.
The Mats offense was able to score an additional 21 points in the second half with 2 TD runs by Meredith and a play resulting in the loudest cheers from the Mats sideline.
On a first and 10 in a bunch right formation, Foster released on a wheel route.  As Meredith scrambled to his right he lofted the pass into the awaiting arms of Foster who fought off Falcon defenders to reach the 2 yard-line setting up the final Mats TD of the night by Browne.
Final score: Matadors 48, Falcons 6.

 

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