Both quarterbacks passed for over 400 yards Friday night, but Valencia (Calif.)
won the Foothill League showdown with a 54-41 victory over Canyon (Canyon Country)
The Los Angeles Daily News reported that Sean Murphy
completed 26 of 38 passes for 470 yards and a school-record six touchdowns to lead Valencia. He had amassed 288 yards and three touchdowns by halftime and now has 2,405 yards and 27 touchdowns this year. He threw two scoring passes each to Malik Townsend
and sophomore Jay Jay Wilson
Canyon junior quarterback Cade Apsay
held his own by completing 21 of 40 passes for 406 yards and four touchdowns. By halftime he had accounted for 254 yards and two touchdowns, in addition to running for a pair of touchdowns. He now has 2,554 yards and 30 touchdowns this year.
Already holder of one state receiving record, Canyon's Drew Wolitarsky
made six catches for 95 yards and now is within 19 catches of tying Steve Smith's state record for career catches.