Coach Vince Pattee - It is with deep sorrow that we share that athletic equipment manager and football coach Vince Pattee passed away unexpectedly. Please keep the Pattee family in your prayers. He will be greatly missed and was a “fixture” in the school’s athletic department. Vince had heart problems, but the exact cause of death is yet unknown. A Memorial Mass for Coach Pattee will be held on Tuesday, 12/7 at 3 pm at San Francisco Solano. Father Butters is doing the Mass.
LA Times features Max Tuerk - The LA Times recently highlighted Jr Offensive Lineman Max Tuerk and how he transitioned from Tight End to Offensive Line by packing on 40 pounds in the offseason. Read Article
Diablos 31 - Eagles 28 - The Eagles lose a tough game vs Mission Viejo in the CIF-SS Pac 5 Quarterfinals finishing the season with a final record of 9-3 under first-year coach Harry Welch.
Eagles 49 - Edison 3 - Santa Margarita defeated Edison, 49-3, at Tesoro High in a CIF-SS Pac-5 Division first-round game. The Eagles (9-2) scored 28 consecutive points in the first half and never looked back to advance to a second-round showdown with top-seeded Mission Viejo. Adam Young completed 11 of 12 passes for 284 yards and one touchdown. He also rushed for 83 yards and a score. Cory Thomson finished the game with 73 rushing yards and three touchdowns.
2010 Football Banquets - The Santa Margarita Eagle’s Football Banquets 2010 will be held Sunday, December 5, 2010 at the Santa Margarita Catholic High School Moiso Family Pavillion.
Eagles 17 - Mater Dei 10 - The Eagles defeated the Monarchs 17-7, entering the playoffs as the Trinity League’s No.2 representative. Santa Margarita finishes the regular season 8-2 and ranked #7 in the State. QB Adam Young finished the game 10/13 for 129 yards, 47 yards rushing and a Field Goal. The Eagles outgained the Monarchs 271-234.
Eagles 10 - Servite 17 - The Eagles fought hard but lost a close game to the Friars. SM ran 28 times for 162 yards, averaging 5.8 yards per carry. QB Adam Young was 16 of 29 for 177 yards. They rolled up 21 first downs and averaged 5.9 yards per play.
River Cracraft OC Varsity Football Athlete of the Week - Sophomore WR/DB River Cracraft played a key role in Friday’s 42-41 overtime victory over St. John Bosco of Bellflower. Cracraft had six receptions for 83 yards and a touchdown. He also had four tackles on defense and an interception that he returned 34 yards to set up the go-ahead score for Santa Margarita with six minutes in the fourth quarter. He also broke up the potential game-winning two-point conversion pass that preserved the victory for the Eagles.
Eagles 42 - St. John Bosco 41 - Fourth-ranked Santa Margarita completed the largest comeback in school history in dramatic fashion Friday night. River Cracraft knocked down a potential game-winning 2-point try in overtime to secure the Eagles’ 42-41 victory against St. John Bosco of Bellflower in a Trinity League football game at St. John Bosco High.
Eagles 35 - JSerra 14 - Backup quarterback Johnny Stanton threw for 169 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 80 yards and a third TD in helping Santa Margarita remain undefeated in the Trinity League with a 35-14 victory over JSerra on Friday night at Saddleback College. The Eagles (6-1, 2-0) scored on their first three possessions to take a 21-0 lead at the half.
Eagles 27 - Orange Lutheran 15 - Cory Thomson scores on a 16-yard TD run with 2:15 left to win the game for the Eagles in their league opener.
Eagles 31 - Los Alamitos 7 - Santa Margarita (4-1) defeated sixth-ranked Los Alamitos (3-2), 31-7 tonight at Saddleback College. Quarterback Adam Young rushed for 142 yards and one touchdown. He passed for 157 yards and one touchdown. Cory Thomson scored on touchdown runs of 1 and 40 yards.
Eagles 63 - Canyon Comanches 10 - Santa Margarita tied a school record for points, scoring 56 consecutively from the second quarter on, to rout Canyon, 63-10, at Fred Kelly Field on Friday night. Quarterback Adam Young ran and passed for four touchdowns to lead the Eagles assault. The scores included a 3-yard dive and 71-yard pass to receiver Logan Sweet during a nine-play sequence in which Santa Margarita (3-1) scored three times, taking the lead and then running away from the undermanned Comanches.
Eagles 56 - Carson 14 - Adam Young threw three first half touchdown passes, while Ryan Wolpin rushed for 110 yards and scored three touchdowns, as the Eagles dominated Carson, 56-14, on Friday night in nonleague action at Saddleback College. “We wanted to use last week as motivation and take it to Carson this week,” said Wolpin. “We capitalized on their mistakes and want to continue to play our best.” It was the second time this season that the Eagles (2-1) scored 56 points, which is tied for third most points in a game in school history.
Eagles 21 - Tesoro 32 - Santa Margarita took a 21-7 lead to open the third quarter by scoring on a 99-yard kickoff return by Cory Thomson. The Titans responded with three touchdowns to win the game 32-21.
Eagles 56 - Diamond Ranch 0 - Coach Harry Welch picks up his first win at Santa Margarita and the Eagles start the season 1-0 beating the Diamond Ranch Panthers in their season opener. Next week the Eagles play Tesoro.