PACIFIC GROVE, Calif. - Pacific Grove (Calif.)
saw its 14-point lead dwindle to six, but still managed to hang on and beat Stevenson (Pebble Beach, Calif.)
14-8 on Saturday.
After taking the lead on a touchdown run in the second quarter, the Breakers led 8-0 at the half.
Pacific Grove saw its 8-point halftime lead fall to six entering the fourth.
The Pirates' lone touchdown came on a 1-yard run in the third quarter.
PG entered the contest giving up 27.5 points per game this year. The defense really stepped up, holding Stevenson well below its season average of 16.2 points scored per game.
A 42-27 Pacific Grove victory was the result when the squads faced off last season.
Pacific Grove (5-2) will play a Mission Trail game against Gonzales next week, while Stevenson (3-3) will take on King City also in a Mission Trail game.This story is based on information MaxPreps obtained from Qwixcore reports. Qwixcore, MaxPreps new live-scoring tool, allows fans to serve other fans by reporting live scores of games from their phones. Occasionally, errors may occur and are usually a result of incorrect data input. For more information on Qwixcore, or to find out how you can Qwixcore your game, please click here.