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The Desert (Edwards AFB, CA) varsity football team lost Friday's neutral playoff game against Fresno Christian (Fresno, CA) by a score of 57-0.

This game is a part of the "Central Section CIF Les Schwab Football Championships - 8-Man Football" tournament.

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Final score provided by J. Gustafson.
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California High School Football - Desert crushed by Fresno Christian

November 2, 2018: Fresno, CA 93720

Fresno Christian Eagles (Fresno, CA) fans left the game content Friday as they saw their football team rout the visiting Desert Scorpions (Edwards AFB, CA), 57-0 in a non-league test.

With the triumph, Fresno Christian improves its record to 9-1 on the campaign. The Eagles travel to Orcutt Academy (Orcutt, CA) to confront the Spartans in a non-league test on Friday, November 9. The Spartans come into the test with a record of 8-3. Orcutt Academy won 53-16 in their recent non-league test against Trona (Trona, CA)

With the loss, Desert drops to 4-6 on the campaign.

Joe GustafsonEagles All-Star Reporter
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  1. Check In

    The scorer has checked in.
    Posted @ 6:32p
  2. Game Attendance

    Attendance Hundreds
    Posted @ 6:32p
  3. Field Conditions

    Field Conditions Soggy
    Posted @ 6:32p
  4. Weather Conditions

    Weather Conditions Fair
    Posted @ 6:32p
  5. 0 - 0

    Start of Game

    Desert1st Quarter
    Desert kicking off to Fresno Christian.
    Posted @ 7p
  6. 6 - 0

    Kick Return Touchdown

    Fresno Christian1st Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #6 Aaron LaCroix with a 55 Yd Kick Return for a TD. FCHS 6, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:01p
  7. 8 - 0

    Two Point Rush Completed

    Fresno Christian1st Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #7 Anthony Lonardo rushed for a 2Pt Conversion. FCHS 8, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:01p
  8. 8 - 0

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Desert1st Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian kicked off to Desert. Desert has the ball on their own 36-yard line. FCHS 8, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:03p
  9. 8 - 0

    Punt

    Fresno Christian1st Quarter ~10 minutes to go
    Desert has punted to Fresno Christian. Fresno Christian has the ball on Desert's 37-yard line. FCHS 8, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:06p
  10. 14 - 0

    Passing Touchdown

    Fresno Christian1st Quarter ~10 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #7 Anthony Lonardo 44 Yd pass completed to #6 Aaron LaCroix for a TD. FCHS 14, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:07p
  11. 16 - 0

    Two Point Rush Completed

    Fresno Christian1st Quarter ~10 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #11 Richie Cortez rushed for a 2Pt Conversion. FCHS 16, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:08p
  12. 16 - 0

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Desert1st Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian kicked off to Desert. Desert has the ball on Fresno Christian's 31-yard line. FCHS 16, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:09p
  13. 16 - 0

    Long Run

    Desert1st Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Desert - #21 with a long run. Desert has the ball on Fresno Christian's 8-yard line. FCHS 16, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:10p
  14. 16 - 0

    Interception

    Fresno Christian1st Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #5 Jonah Lozano intercepts a Desert pass and has the ball on their own 15-yard line. FCHS 16, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:14p
  15. 22 - 0

    Passing Touchdown

    Fresno Christian1st Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #7 Anthony Lonardo 49 Yd pass completed to #6 Aaron LaCroix for a TD. FCHS 22, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:16p
  16. 23 - 0

    Made Point After

    Fresno Christian1st Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #11 Richie Cortez PAT Good. FCHS 23, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:16p
  17. 23 - 0

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Desert1st Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian kicked off to Desert. Desert has the ball on their own 24-yard line. FCHS 23, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:18p
  18. 23 - 0

    Punt

    Fresno Christian1st Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Desert has punted to Fresno Christian. Fresno Christian has the ball on their own 20-yard line. FCHS 23, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:21p
  19. 23 - 0

    Long Run

    Fresno Christian1st Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #2 Blake Burdan with a long run. Fresno Christian has the ball on Desert's 22-yard line. FCHS 23, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:22p
  20. 23 - 0

    Fumble Recovery

    Desert1st Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Desert - #11 recovered a fumble by Fresno Christian and has the ball on their own 6-yard line. FCHS 23, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:24p
  21. 23 - 0

    Turnover on Downs

    Fresno Christian1st Quarter Under a minute
    Desert has turned possession over on downs. Fresno Christian has the ball on their own 37-yard line. FCHS 23, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:30p
  22. 23 - 0

    End of 1st Quarter

    2nd Quarter
    FCHS 23, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:31p
  23. 29 - 0

    Rushing Touchdown

    Fresno Christian2nd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #2 Blake Burdan with a 22 Yd Rushing TD. FCHS 29, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:36p
  24. 30 - 0

    Made Point After

    Fresno Christian2nd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #11 Richie Cortez PAT Good. FCHS 30, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:36p
  25. 30 - 0

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Desert2nd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian kicked off to Desert. Desert has the ball on their own 36-yard line. FCHS 30, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:38p
  26. 30 - 0

    Punt

    Fresno Christian2nd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Desert has punted to Fresno Christian. Fresno Christian has the ball on their own 37-yard line. FCHS 30, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:43p
  27. 36 - 0

    Passing Touchdown

    Fresno Christian2nd Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #7 Anthony Lonardo 13 Yd pass completed to #3 Tyler Stotts for a TD. FCHS 36, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:48p
  28. 37 - 0

    Made Point After

    Fresno Christian2nd Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #11 Richie Cortez PAT Good. FCHS 37, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:48p
  29. 37 - 0

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Desert2nd Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian kicked off to Desert. Desert has the ball on their own 19-yard line. FCHS 37, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:50p
  30. 37 - 0

    Big Play - Sack

    Fresno Christian2nd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #19 Marcus James with a sack. Desert has the ball on their own 9-yard line. FCHS 37, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:53p
  31. 37 - 0

    Punt

    Fresno Christian2nd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Desert has punted to Fresno Christian. Fresno Christian has the ball on their own 40-yard line. FCHS 37, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:54p
  32. 37 - 0

    Long Run

    Fresno Christian2nd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #2 Blake Burdan with a long run. Fresno Christian has the ball on Desert's 23-yard line. FCHS 37, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:55p
  33. 43 - 0

    Passing Touchdown

    Fresno Christian2nd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #7 Anthony Lonardo 23 Yd pass completed to #4 Griffin Schmidt for a TD. FCHS 43, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:56p
  34. 44 - 0

    Made Point After

    Fresno Christian2nd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #11 Richie Cortez PAT Good. FCHS 44, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:56p
  35. 44 - 0

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Desert2nd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian kicked off to Desert. Desert has the ball on their own 10-yard line. FCHS 44, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:57p
  36. 50 - 0

    Pick-6

    Fresno Christian2nd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - Pick 6! #19 Marcus James with a 3-yard return. FCHS 50, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:59p
  37. 50 - 0

    Missed Point After

    Fresno Christian2nd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - PAT Missed. FCHS 50, Desert 0
    Posted @ 7:59p
  38. 50 - 0

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Desert2nd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian kicked off to Desert. Desert has the ball on their own 22-yard line. FCHS 50, Desert 0
    Posted @ 8:01p
  39. 50 - 0

    Long Pass

    Desert2nd Quarter ~2 minutes to go
    Desert - #2 with a long pass to #21. Desert has the ball on Fresno Christian's 7-yard line. FCHS 50, Desert 0
    Posted @ 8:03p
  40. 50 - 0

    Interception

    Fresno Christian2nd Quarter Under a minute
    Fresno Christian - #4 Griffin Schmidt intercepts a Desert pass and has the ball on Desert's 38-yard line. FCHS 50, Desert 0
    Posted @ 8:07p
  41. 50 - 0

    Halftime

    Halftime
    FCHS 50, Desert 0
    We noticed it's halftime, please enjoy this video while you wait for the action to resume.
    Posted @ 8:07p
  42. 50 - 0

    Start of 3rd Quarter

    Fresno Christian3rd Quarter
    Fresno Christian to kick off to Desert.
    Posted @ 8:24p
  43. 50 - 0

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Desert3rd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian kicked off to Desert. Desert has the ball on their own 39-yard line. FCHS 50, Desert 0
    Posted @ 8:25p
  44. 50 - 0

    Interception

    Fresno Christian3rd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #4 Griffin Schmidt intercepts a Desert pass and has the ball on their own 26-yard line. FCHS 50, Desert 0
    Posted @ 8:28p
  45. 56 - 0

    Rushing Touchdown

    Fresno Christian3rd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #2 Blake Burdan with a 15 Yd Rushing TD. FCHS 56, Desert 0
    Posted @ 8:36p
  46. 57 - 0

    Made Point After

    Fresno Christian3rd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian - #11 Richie Cortez PAT Good. FCHS 57, Desert 0
    Posted @ 8:36p
  47. 57 - 0

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Desert3rd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian kicked off to Desert. Desert has the ball on their own 17-yard line. FCHS 57, Desert 0
    Posted @ 8:38p
  48. 57 - 0

    Punt

    Desert3rd Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Fresno Christian has punted to Desert. Desert has the ball on their own 30-yard line. FCHS 57, Desert 0
    Posted @ 8:44p
  49. 57 - 0

    Missed FG

    Desert3rd Quarter Under a minute
    Fresno Christian turned over possession on a missed field goal. Desert has the ball on their own 15-yard line. FCHS 57, Desert 0
    Posted @ 8:53p
  50. 57 - 0

    End of 3rd Quarter

    4th Quarter
    FCHS 57, Desert 0
    Posted @ 8:55p
  51. 57 - 0

    End of Game

    Final
    FCHS 57, Desert 0
    Posted @ 9:09p

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    Rankings & Records

    Fresno Christian (18-19)

    NationalCASectionSec. Div.
    3151012
    OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
    10-26-14-05-11-1.833.857542245

    Desert (18-19)

    NationalCASectionSec. Div.
    1,0364546
    OverallHomeAwayNeutralWin %PFPA
    4-62-22-30-1.400233434

    Team Scoring Averages

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    Fresno Christian
    17.713.37.46.845.2
    Desert
    7.15.76.13.423.3

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    Team Stat Comparison

    Fresno ChristianDesert
    256.6Rushing Yards Per Game65.5
    104.3Passing Yards Per Game16.2
    360.9Total Yards Per Game81.7
    57.9Tackles Per Game23.5
    1.4Sacks Per Game0.6
    30.1Points Per Game6.0

    Team Leaders

    Fresno ChristianDesertNational Avg.
    #6 Aaron LaCroix89.8Rushing Yards Per Game2/4 M. Morris101.021.7
    #7 Anthony Lonardo91.9Passing Yards Per Game2/4 M. Morris54.048.4
    #7 Anthony Lonardo174.7Total Yards Per Game2/4 M. Morris155.037.1
    #77 Darren Williams7.2Tackles Per Game#54 G. Warfield13.32.9
    #40 Zeke Fuller0.5Sacks Per Game#22 E. Shaw0.30.2
    #7 Anthony Lonardo8.2Points Per Game2/4 M. Morris5.32.2

    Common Opponents

    SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.
    Fresno Christian2-0Desert1-1
    DateAwayHomeResultDateAwayHomeResult
    8/25/18Fresno ChristianVillanova Prep(W) 46-308/31/18DesertVillanova Prep(L) 61-0
    9/14/18Kings ChristianFresno Christian(W) 55-79/7/18Kings ChristianDesert(W) 28-17

    Record Breakdown

    Fresno Christian (18-19)

    Desert (18-19)

    10-2
    Overall
    4-6
    6-1
    League
    0-0
    2-0
    Non-League
    4-5
    1-0
    Head to Head
    0-1
    2-0
    Common Opponent
    1-1
    4-0
    Home
    2-2
    5-1
    Away
    2-3
    1-1
    Neutral
    0-1
    2-1
    Playoff
    0-1
    10-2
    In-State
    4-6
    0-0
    Out-of-State
    0-0