Acalanes pulled out a late win at Sheldon, San Ramon Valley scored its winning TD over Elk Grove with two minutes left, while Monterey Trail and Laguna Creek roll Friday night to big wins.

 (editor's note: check back through the weekend as game stats and notes are updated)

Laguna Creek 41, Pleasant Grove 14

Game Notes:

The Cardinals beat the Eagles for the first time in eight tries. Mitchell Labrado had touchdown passes to Malachi Bean-Seay of 24 and 55 yards, plus a TD pass to Ad Straughters. Labrado also scored on a six-yard run. Titus Novak had a pair of TD runs for Laguna Creek, too.

Pleasant Grove got on the scoreboard first on Cole Davis’ 71-yards touchdown toss to Milan Reilly. Davis later found Jalen Kennedy on a 39-yard pass play for a score.

The Cardinals open the Metro Conference slate Thursday hosting Monterey Trail.

LineScore                  1Q       2Q       3Q       4Q       Final

Pleasant Gr. (0-4)    7          0          0          7          14

Laguna Cr. (3-1)       14        0          7          20       41 

Monterey Trail 49, Merced 17

Game Notes:

418 yards total offense; Ali Collier 109 yards rushing 1 touchdown; Jervin Navarro 117 yards rushing 2 touchdowns; Daelin Ellis 93 yards rushing 2 touchdowns; Arik Phillips 30 yard touchdown reception; Fata Puloka 43 yard reception Vince Arcuri 99 yards passing

LineScore                  1Q       2Q       3Q       4Q       Final

Merced (1-3)             7          3          7          0          17

Monterey Tr (2-2)    7          21        21        0          49

Acalanes 42, Sheldon 35

LineScore                  1Q       2Q       3Q       4Q       Final

Acalanes (3-0)          13        0          8          21        42

Sheldon (3-1)            0          14        0          14        35

San Ramon Valley 35, Elk Grove 28

LineScore                  1Q       2Q       3Q       4Q       Final

Elk Grove (1-3)         7          7          0          14        28

San Ramon (2-0)       7          14        0          14        35

Lodi 59, Franklin 27

LineScore                  1Q       2Q       3Q       4Q       Final

Lodi (4-0)                  15        24       20       0          59

Franklin (0-4)             0          0         27       0         27

East Nicolaus vs. Bradshaw Chr.

Cancelled, heat/smoke

Thursday:

Inderkum 14, Cosumnes Oaks 13

LineScore                  1Q       2Q       3Q       4Q       Final

Cos. Oaks (1-3)         0          13        0          0          13

Inderkum (2-2)        7          0          0          7          14

College Football Friday:

Laney 13, American River 9

Game Notes:

The Beavers lost a fumble and threw an interception in a defensive battle.

LineScore                  1Q       2Q       3Q       4Q       Final

Amer. River (1-1)       0          0          0          9          9

Laney (2-0)               3          0          3          7          13

San Francisco 30, Sacramento City 10

Game Notes:

Panthers were held to just 19 yards rushing, and only 147 yards total offense.

LineScore                  1Q       2Q       3Q       4Q       Final

CCSF (2-0)                0          16        7          7          30

SCC (0-2)                  0          10        0          0          10

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John Hull has been with the Citizen sports department since 2007. His background is in radio and television then spent 15 years as a media production teacher at Cosumnes River College and Luther Burbank High School, retiring in 2019.