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The Buchanan (Clovis, CA) varsity football team lost Friday's neutral playoff game against Liberty (Bakersfield, CA) by a score of 24-23.

This game is a part of the "Central Section CIF Les Schwab Football Championships - Division 1 Football" tournament.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Liberty0147324
Buchanan0137323
Final score provided by A. Sherrell.
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Box Score Stats

Liberty (18-19)

Buchanan (18-19)

24
First Downs
4
Penalties
45
Penalty Yards

Game Stats

Liberty

Passing

#Athlete NameCompAttYdsC %AvgTDIntLngQB Rate
Team Totals1524195.62513.088.0
1Hector Gonzalez (Sr)1524195.62513.088.0
Buchanan

Passing

#Athlete NameCompAttYdsC %AvgTDIntLngQB Rate
Team Totals61161.54510.2120100.9
18Dj Stevenson (So)61161.54510.2120100.9
Liberty

Rushing

#Athlete NameCarYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals523306.33
1Hector Gonzalez (Sr)7344.9
5Sam Stewart jr. (Sr)362446.82
9Haden Mann (So)11010.0
34A. Villanueva (Sr)8425.31
Buchanan

Rushing

#Athlete NameCarYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals292217.6801
2Kendall Milton (Jr)201959.8801
8Brock Jones (Sr)1-4-4.0
18Dj Stevenson (So)221.03
22Levi Willems (Sr)6284.77
Liberty

Receiving

#Athlete NameRecYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals1516410.9
5Sam Stewart jr. (Sr)5357.0
7Connor Matzke (Sr)44010.0
11Ramon Henderson (Jr)24824.0
24Hunter Riley (Sr)23115.5
25Nathan Mariscal (Jr)155.0
51Kendall Martin (Sr)155.0
Buchanan

Receiving

#Athlete NameRecYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals66110.2201
2Kendall Milton (Jr)155.05
8Brock Jones (Sr)3268.715
10B. Hernandez (Jr)12020.0201
16Joshua Higgins11010.0
Liberty

All Purpose Yards

#Athlete NameRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Team Totals33016493587
1Hector Gonzalez (Sr)3434
5Sam Stewart jr. (Sr)24435279
7Connor Matzke (Sr)4040
9Haden Mann (So)1010
11Ramon Henderson (Jr)4893141
24Hunter Riley (Sr)3131
25Nathan Mariscal (Jr)55
34A. Villanueva (Sr)4242
51Kendall Martin (Sr)55
Buchanan

All Purpose Yards

#Athlete NameRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Team Totals22161282
2Kendall Milton (Jr)1955200
8Brock Jones (Sr)-42622
10B. Hernandez (Jr)2020
16Joshua Higgins1010
18Dj Stevenson (So)22
22Levi Willems (Sr)2828
Liberty

Total Yards

#Athlete NamePassRushRecTotal
Team Totals195330164525
1Hector Gonzalez (Sr)19534229
5Sam Stewart jr. (Sr)24435279
7Connor Matzke (Sr)4040
9Haden Mann (So)1010
11Ramon Henderson (Jr)4848
24Hunter Riley (Sr)3131
25Nathan Mariscal (Jr)55
34A. Villanueva (Sr)4242
51Kendall Martin (Sr)55
Buchanan

Total Yards

#Athlete NamePassRushRecTotal
Team Totals6122161282
2Kendall Milton (Jr)1955200
8Brock Jones (Sr)-42622
10B. Hernandez (Jr)2020
16Joshua Higgins1010
18Dj Stevenson (So)61263
22Levi Willems (Sr)2828
Liberty

Tackles

#Athlete NameSoloAsstTot TcklsTFL
Team Totals3524591.0
3Dylan Tooker (Jr)819
4Jake O'connell (Jr)246
5Sam Stewart jr. (Sr)325
10Stephen Oneil (Sr)123
11Ramon Henderson (Jr)11
13Nathan Martinez (Jr)11
15Kaden Bolton (Sr)11
20Brett Gowling (Sr)11
24Hunter Riley (Sr)11
27Gavin Smith (Jr)11
34A. Villanueva (Sr)415
45Dylan Holmes (Jr)246
51Ryan Aguilar (Sr)11
54Sloan Simpson (Jr)55
57Ben Olinger (Sr)6391.0
65Daniel Viveros (Sr)112
79Jake Jaime (Sr)112
Buchanan

Tackles

#Athlete NameSoloAsstTot TcklsTFL
Team Totals145771
5Jalen Cropper (Sr)145
6Tanner Blount (Sr)358
8Brock Jones (Sr)268
24Cj Jones (Jr)33
26Tamar Archie (Jr)22
27Michael Mertens (Sr)235
50Matthew Merritt (Jr)22
53Steven Scheidt (Sr)21113
63Tydus Lo (Sr)22
90Chase Bibler (Sr)189
99Reece Bacon (Sr)77
Jack Bengtson33
Jaylen Williams11
Mckade Gleason22
Zane Rix11
Liberty

Sacks

#Athlete NameSacksYdlHurs
Team Totals1.031
34A. Villanueva (Sr)1
45Dylan Holmes (Jr)1.03
Buchanan

Sacks

#Athlete NameSacksYdlHurs
Team Totals2.03
27Michael Mertens (Sr)1.0
63Tydus Lo (Sr)1.0
90Chase Bibler (Sr)1
99Reece Bacon (Sr)1
Jack Bengtson1
Liberty

Interceptions

#Athlete NameIntInt YdsAvgPD
Team Totals1
10Stephen Oneil (Sr)1
Buchanan

Interceptions

#Athlete NameIntInt YdsAvgPD
Team Totals2
33Daeron Duchett (So)1
Mark Green jr. (Jr)1
Liberty

Kickoffs

#Athlete NameKOYdsAvgLngTB
Team Totals415739.3
37Brayden Blevins (So)415739.3

Kickoffs

Buchanan has not entered any kickoffs stats.
Liberty

Punts

#Athlete NamePYdsAvgLngIn 20
Team Totals38528.31
24Hunter Riley (Sr)38528.31

Punts

Buchanan has not entered any punts stats.
Liberty

Kickoff Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLng
Team Totals49323.3
11Ramon Henderson (Jr)49323.3

Kickoff Returns

Buchanan has not entered any kickoff returns stats.
Liberty

Punt Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLngFCKR Yds
Team Totals1193
11Ramon Henderson (Jr)93
24Hunter Riley (Sr)11

Punt Returns

Buchanan has not entered any punt returns stats.
Liberty

Points

#Athlete NameTDTD PtsConvSKick PtsTot Pts
Team Totals318624
5Sam Stewart jr. (Sr)21212
34A. Villanueva (Sr)166
37Brayden Blevins (So)66
Buchanan

Points

#Athlete NameTDTD PtsConvSKick PtsTot Pts
Team Totals212517
2Kendall Milton (Jr)166
10B. Hernandez (Jr)166
89Race Mahlum (Jr)55
Liberty

PATs and Field Goals

#Athlete NamePATAtt%FGAtt%LngTot
Team Totals331.0111.0296
37Brayden Blevins (So)331.0111.0296
Buchanan

PATs and Field Goals

#Athlete NamePATAtt%FGAtt%LngTot
Team Totals221.0111.0305
89Race Mahlum (Jr)221.0111.0305
Buchanan

Touchdowns

#Athlete NameTDRushTDRecTD FRTD IRTD PRTD KORTD Tot
Team Totals112
2Kendall Milton (Jr)11
10B. Hernandez (Jr)11

Game Story

California High School Football - Liberty gets by Buchanan

November 16, 2018: Bakersfield, CA 93312

The crowd at Friday's non-league contest between the Liberty Patriots (Bakersfield, CA) and the visiting Buchanan Bears (Clovis, CA), observed Liberty's football squad edge Buchanan by a tally of 24-23.

The Patriots now possess a 12-1 record. They play next when they travel to Central for a non-league contest on Friday, November 23. Liberty will play a Grizzlies squad coming off a 46-34 non-league win over Bakersfield (Bakersfield, CA). The Grizzlies record now stands at 12-0.

Adam SherrellPatriots All-Star Reporter
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  1. Check In

    The scorer has checked in.
    Posted @ 6:32p
  2. 0 - 0

    Start of Game

    Liberty1st Quarter
    Liberty kicking off to Buchanan.
    Posted @ 7p
  3. 0 - 0

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Buchanan1st Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Liberty kicked off to Buchanan. Buchanan has the ball on their own 35-yard line. Liberty 0, Buchanan 0
    Posted @ 7:02p
  4. 0 - 0

    Update

    Buchanan1st Quarter ~10 minutes to go
    Buchanan - 1st down, ~10 minutes to go, ball on Liberty's 37-yard line. Liberty 0, Buchanan 0
    Posted @ 7:05p
  5. 0 - 0

    Red Zone Alert

    Buchanan1st Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Buchanan is inside Liberty's 20. Liberty 0, Buchanan 0
    Posted @ 7:07p
  6. Commentary

    1st Quarter
    Time Out Buchanan. Buchanan ball 4th and 1 from Liberty’s 13 yard line.
    Posted @ 7:09p
  7. 0 - 0

    Turnover on Downs

    Liberty1st Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Buchanan has turned possession over on downs. Liberty has the ball on their own 13-yard line. Liberty 0, Buchanan 0
    Posted @ 7:10p
  8. 0 - 0

    Update

    Liberty1st Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Liberty - 1st down, ~6 minutes to go, ball on their own 45-yard line. Liberty 0, Buchanan 0
    Posted @ 7:12p
  9. Commentary

    1st Quarter
    Time Out Liberty. Liberty Ball 3rd and 7 from Buchanan 37 yard line.
    Posted @ 7:15p
  10. 0 - 0

    Punt

    Buchanan1st Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Liberty has punted to Buchanan. Buchanan has the ball on their own 20-yard line. Liberty 0, Buchanan 0
    Posted @ 7:16p
  11. 0 - 0

    Punt

    Liberty1st Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Buchanan has punted to Liberty. Liberty has the ball on their own 25-yard line. Liberty 0, Buchanan 0
    Posted @ 7:19p
  12. 0 - 0

    Long Run

    Liberty1st Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Liberty - #5 Prentice Boone with a long run. Liberty has the ball on their own 47-yard line. Liberty 0, Buchanan 0
    Posted @ 7:21p
  13. 0 - 0

    Punt

    Buchanan1st Quarter Under a minute
    Liberty has punted to Buchanan. Buchanan has the ball on their own 7-yard line. Liberty 0, Buchanan 0
    Posted @ 7:24p
  14. 0 - 0

    End of 1st Quarter

    2nd Quarter
    Liberty 0, Buchanan 0
    Posted @ 7:25p
  15. 0 - 6

    Rushing Touchdown

    Buchanan2nd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Buchanan - #2 Kendall Milton with a 70 Yd Rushing TD. Liberty 0, Buchanan 6
    Posted @ 7:28p
  16. 0 - 6

    Passing Two Point Conversion Failed

    Buchanan2nd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Buchanan - 2Pt Conversion Failed. Liberty 0, Buchanan 6
    Posted @ 7:28p
  17. 0 - 6

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Liberty2nd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Buchanan kicked off to Liberty. Liberty has the ball on their own 16-yard line. Liberty 0, Buchanan 6
    Posted @ 7:30p
  18. 0 - 6

    Red Zone Alert

    Liberty2nd Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Liberty is inside Buchanan's 20. Liberty 0, Buchanan 6
    Posted @ 7:34p
  19. Commentary

    2nd Quarter
    Time Out Liberty. Liberty Ball 2nd and 1 on the Buchanan 14 yard line.
    Posted @ 7:35p
  20. 6 - 6

    Rushing Touchdown

    Liberty2nd Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Liberty - #5 Prentice Boone with a 5 Yd Rushing TD. Liberty 6, Buchanan 6
    Posted @ 7:41p
  21. 7 - 6

    Made Point After

    Liberty2nd Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Liberty - #37 Brayden Blevins PAT Good. Liberty 7, Buchanan 6
    Posted @ 7:41p
  22. 7 - 6

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Buchanan2nd Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Liberty kicked off to Buchanan. Buchanan has the ball on their own 25-yard line. Liberty 7, Buchanan 6
    Posted @ 7:43p
  23. 7 - 6

    Punt

    Liberty2nd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Buchanan has punted to Liberty. Liberty has the ball on their own 12-yard line. Liberty 7, Buchanan 6
    Posted @ 7:46p
  24. 7 - 6

    Update

    Liberty2nd Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Liberty - 3rd down, ~1 minute to go, ball on Buchanan's 37-yard line. Liberty 7, Buchanan 6
    Posted @ 7:52p
  25. 7 - 6

    Red Zone Alert

    Liberty2nd Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Liberty is inside Buchanan's 20. Liberty 7, Buchanan 6
    Posted @ 7:53p
  26. 7 - 6

    Update

    Liberty2nd Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Liberty - 1st down, ~1 minute to go, ball on Buchanan's 13-yard line. Liberty 7, Buchanan 6
    Posted @ 7:53p
  27. 13 - 6

    Rushing Touchdown

    Liberty2nd Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Liberty - #34 Anthony Villanueva with a 13 Yd Rushing TD. Liberty 13, Buchanan 6
    Posted @ 7:54p
  28. 14 - 6

    Made Point After

    Liberty2nd Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Liberty - #37 Brayden Blevins PAT Good. Liberty 14, Buchanan 6
    Posted @ 7:55p
  29. 14 - 12

    Kick Return Touchdown

    Buchanan2nd Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Buchanan - Kick Return for a TD. Liberty 14, Buchanan 12
    Posted @ 7:57p
  30. 14 - 13

    Made Point After

    Buchanan2nd Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Buchanan - PAT Good. Liberty 14, Buchanan 13
    Posted @ 7:57p
  31. 14 - 13

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Liberty2nd Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Buchanan kicked off to Liberty. Liberty has the ball on their own 34-yard line. Liberty 14, Buchanan 13
    Posted @ 7:59p
  32. Commentary

    2nd Quarter
    1.3 seconds left in 1st half. Liberty 1st and 10 from Buchanan 30.
    Posted @ 8:02p
  33. Commentary

    2nd Quarter
    Pass out of the back of the end zone.
    Posted @ 8:03p
  34. 14 - 13

    Halftime

    Halftime
    Liberty 14, Buchanan 13
    We noticed it's halftime, please enjoy this video while you wait for the action to resume.
    Posted @ 8:03p
  35. 14 - 13

    Start of 3rd Quarter

    Buchanan3rd Quarter
    Buchanan to kick off to Liberty.
    Posted @ 8:21p
  36. 14 - 13

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Liberty3rd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Buchanan kicked off to Liberty. Liberty has the ball on their own 18-yard line. Liberty 14, Buchanan 13
    Posted @ 8:23p
  37. 14 - 13

    Punt

    Buchanan3rd Quarter ~10 minutes to go
    Liberty has punted to Buchanan. Buchanan has the ball on Liberty's 45-yard line. Liberty 14, Buchanan 13
    Posted @ 8:26p
  38. 14 - 13

    Red Zone Alert

    Buchanan3rd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Buchanan is inside Liberty's 20. Liberty 14, Buchanan 13
    Posted @ 8:28p
  39. 14 - 19

    Passing Touchdown

    Buchanan3rd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Buchanan - Pass completed for a TD. Liberty 14, Buchanan 19
    Posted @ 8:29p
  40. 14 - 20

    Made Point After

    Buchanan3rd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Buchanan - PAT Good. Liberty 14, Buchanan 20
    Posted @ 8:30p
  41. 14 - 20

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Liberty3rd Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Buchanan kicked off to Liberty. Liberty has the ball on their own 21-yard line. Liberty 14, Buchanan 20
    Posted @ 8:32p
  42. 14 - 20

    Red Zone Alert

    Liberty3rd Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Liberty is inside Buchanan's 20. Liberty 14, Buchanan 20
    Posted @ 8:36p
  43. 20 - 20

    Rushing Touchdown

    Liberty3rd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Liberty - #5 Prentice Boone with a 5 Yd Rushing TD. Liberty 20, Buchanan 20
    Posted @ 8:39p
  44. 21 - 20

    Made Point After

    Liberty3rd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Liberty - #37 Brayden Blevins PAT Good. Liberty 21, Buchanan 20
    Posted @ 8:39p
  45. 21 - 20

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Buchanan3rd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Liberty kicked off to Buchanan. Buchanan has the ball on their own 35-yard line. Liberty 21, Buchanan 20
    Posted @ 8:41p
  46. 21 - 20

    Punt

    Liberty3rd Quarter ~2 minutes to go
    Buchanan has punted to Liberty. Liberty has the ball on their own 17-yard line. Liberty 21, Buchanan 20
    Posted @ 8:45p
  47. 21 - 20

    Long Pass

    Liberty3rd Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Liberty - #1 Hector Gonzalez with a long pass to #11 Ramon Henderson. Liberty has the ball on Buchanan's 44-yard line. Liberty 21, Buchanan 20
    Posted @ 8:47p
  48. 21 - 20

    End of 3rd Quarter

    4th Quarter
    Liberty 21, Buchanan 20
    Posted @ 8:49p
  49. 21 - 20

    Update

    Liberty4th Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Liberty - 1st down, ~11 minutes to go, ball on Buchanan's 34-yard line. Liberty 21, Buchanan 20
    Posted @ 8:50p
  50. 21 - 20

    Red Zone Alert

    Liberty4th Quarter ~10 minutes to go
    Liberty is inside Buchanan's 20. Liberty 21, Buchanan 20
    Posted @ 8:52p
  51. 21 - 20

    Turnover on Downs

    Buchanan4th Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Liberty has turned possession over on downs. Buchanan has the ball on Liberty's 22-yard line. Liberty 21, Buchanan 20
    Posted @ 8:55p
  52. 21 - 20

    Update

    Buchanan4th Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Buchanan - 2nd down, ~5 minutes to go, ball on their own 43-yard line. Liberty 21, Buchanan 20
    Posted @ 8:59p
  53. Commentary

    4th Quarter
    Time Out Liberty. 1:49 remaining. Buchanan Ball 4th and 6 from the Liberty 19.
    Posted @ 9:06p
  54. Commentary

    4th Quarter
    Buchanan setting up for a 36 yard field goal attempt.
    Posted @ 9:06p
  55. 21 - 23

    Field Goal

    Buchanan4th Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Buchanan - Field Goal. Liberty 21, Buchanan 23
    Posted @ 9:07p
  56. 21 - 23

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Liberty4th Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Buchanan kicked off to Liberty. Liberty has the ball on their own 28-yard line. Liberty 21, Buchanan 23
    Posted @ 9:08p
  57. 21 - 23

    Red Zone Alert

    Liberty4th Quarter Under a minute
    Liberty is inside Buchanan's 20. Liberty 21, Buchanan 23
    Posted @ 9:15p
  58. Commentary

    4th Quarter
    Liberty is attempting a game winning 25 yard field goal.
    Posted @ 9:20p
  59. 24 - 23

    Field Goal

    Liberty4th Quarter Under a minute
    Liberty - #37 Brayden Blevins kicks a 25 Yd Field Goal. Liberty 24, Buchanan 23
    Posted @ 9:21p
  60. 24 - 23

    End of Game

    Final
    Liberty 24, Buchanan 23
    Posted @ 9:21p

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Game Photos

Photos by Bobby Medellin
  1. M. Salcido

    How much time left
    Posted @ 9:05p
  2. R. Keenan

    Is this game final? Been under one minute for 15 mins now
    Posted @ 9:13p

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Rankings & Records

Liberty (18-19)

NationalCASectionSec. Div.
2113122
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
12-25-05-15-12-0.8571.000467208

Buchanan (18-19)

NationalCASectionSec. Div.
2243233
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
10-34-17-11-12-1.769.800463199

Team Scoring Averages

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Liberty
9.112.98.42.933.4
Buchanan
11.210.38.35.835.6

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Head-to-Head

  • Buchanan won on 9/7/2018
    9/7 @ 7:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Buchanan0861428
    Liberty373013

    The Buchanan (Clovis, CA) varsity football team won Friday's away non-conference game against Liberty (Bakersfield, CA) by a score of 28-13.

  • Liberty won on 11/16/2018
    11/16 @ 7pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Liberty0147324
    Buchanan0137323

    The Liberty (Bakersfield, CA) varsity football team won Friday's neutral playoff game against Buchanan (Clovis, CA) by a score of 24-23.

Team Stat Comparison

LibertyBuchanan
236.1Rushing Yards Per Game229.5
146.4Passing Yards Per Game111.8
382.5Total Yards Per Game341.4
63.6Tackles Per Game51.7
2.8Sacks Per Game2.5
33.3Points Per Game32.6

Team Leaders

LibertyBuchananNational Avg.
#5 Sam Stewart jr.140.9Rushing Yards Per Game#2 Kendall Milton102.821.7
#1 Hector Gonzalez138.8Passing Yards Per Game#18 Dj Stevenson106.948.4
#5 Sam Stewart jr.162.4Total Yards Per Game#18 Dj Stevenson126.937.1
#45 Dylan Holmes7.1Tackles Per Game#53 Steven Scheidt7.92.9
#10 Brady Anderson1.0Sacks Per Game#63 Tydus Lo0.70.2
#5 Sam Stewart jr.9.9Points Per Game#2 Kendall Milton12.52.2

Record Breakdown

Liberty (18-19)

Buchanan (18-19)

12-2
Overall
10-3
5-0
League
4-1
4-1
Non-League
4-1
1-1
Head to Head
1-1
4-1
Common Opponent
4-1
5-1
Home
7-1
5-1
Away
1-1
2-0
Neutral
2-1
3-1
Playoff
2-1
12-2
In-State
10-3
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0