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Santa Margarita Eagles Football
Eagles 21 - Mayfair 0
Senior RB Nicholas Barcelos rushed 23 times for 160 yards and 2 TDs. Junior DE Derek Wilkins blocked two punts, recorded 6 solo tackles, 6 tackles for a loss and two sacks. Senior LB Billy Oberholtzer recorded 4 tackles (3 solo, 1 asst) and two sacks. Senior DB Mitch Messier pulled down two interceptions.

Santa Margarita Eagles Football
Eagles 10 - Cherry Creek 35
Playing the #2 team in Colorado, Senior QB Joshua Contreras was 21/37 for 220 yards passing and 1 TD. Senior RB Nicholas Barcelos rushed 15 times for 102 yards. Sophomore WR Ian Grogan caught 5 passes for 113 yards. Junior WR Tyler Wetmore caught 6 passes for 28 yards and one TD. Sophomore Kicker Connor Teasley kicked a 30 yard field goal.

Santa Margarita Eagles Football
Cracraft makes Denver Broncos final roster
For the 2nd year in a row, former Eagle River Cracraft '13 will be on the roster for the Denver Broncos. During the pre-season River caught 8 passes for 50 yards, 5 punt returns for 37 yards and one kick-off return for 15 yards.

Santa Margarita Eagles Football
Brent Vieselmeyer New Head Coach
SMCHS announced today the selection of Brent Vieselmeyer as the school’s head football coach. Coach Vieselmeyer comes to SM with experience on the High School, College and Professional Levels. Most recently he coached for the Kansas University Jayhawks. Previous to that he spent 3 seasons with the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League. Read More

SMCHS Football Tradition

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CALIFORNIA
STATE CHAMPIONS
1997 California Division II State Champions
2011 California Division I State Champions

1996 CIF-SS Division V Champions
1997 CIF-SS Division V Champions
1998 CIF-SS Division V Finalist
2011 CIF-SS PAC-5 Champions
2017 CIF-SS Academic Champions


NATIONALLY RANKED
1997, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2011, 2012, 2017
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CIF-SS
CHAMPIONS
CIF-SS PLAYOFFS
1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017

CIF-SS QUARTER-FINALS
1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1995, 2001, 2006, 2010, 2011, 2016

CIF-SS SEMI-FINALS
1990, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2006, 2011
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NFL
ATHLETES
1 Heisman Trophy Winner
1 Outland Trophy Winner
1 Johnny Unitas Award Winner
1 Walter Peyton Award Winner
3 Elite 11 Quarterbacks
#9 Maxpreps Most Dominant Program
in California (2008-18)

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS
1996, 1997, 2000, 2001
(Sea View, Serra)

* SMCHS competes in the Trinity League which is ranked as the toughest High School Football league in America.

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