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La Jolla High football claims Homecoming victory, 17-0 over University City

La Jolla High football claims Homecoming victory, 17-0 over University City

As the La Jolla High School Viking football team took the field for its Homecoming game Oct. 12, they must have been motivated by the cheers from the excited crowd and a teammate who distinctly called out from the sidelines “Set the tone! Set the tone!” Because that’s exactly what they did.

Although the game was subject to an extensive rain delay in the second half, the damage was done in the first half that led to a Vikings victory over the University City Centurions, 17-0.

After some well-executed plays by seniors Noah Marquez (No. 1) and Gabe Solis (No. 2), the Vikings scored its first touchdown half way into the first quarter and successfully executed the extra point kick...

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