Warren with the Comeback to beat the Taft Raiders, 21-10

This was home coming week for the Warren Warriors. To come out with a win was probably icing on the cake. For the second and third quarters, there was no scoring. But it was the first and fourth quarters where things were good.



Taft started the action with a 22 yard punt return by Markel Turner followed by a Bryan Medina kick in the 1Q, putting the Raiders down for 7 points at the 9:38 mark. A couple of minutes later in the 1Q at the 6:37 mark, Taft's Bryan Medina scored a 23 yard field goal, putting the Raiders at 10-0.

The game then became a back and forth showing of defensive power as there was no scoring. But, entering the fourth quarter, things changed. Warren's Samuel Stanford scored a 4 yard touchdown followed by a Kingowen Cabrera at the 9:47 mark, then another 25 yard touchdown run with a Kingowen Cabrera kick at the 8:10 mark, and finally a Kyle Elder 16 yard pass from Christian Miller with one more Kingowen Cabrera kick at the 1:42 mark, ending the game with Warren beating Taft, 21-10.


The Warren Warriors had a grand total of 329 yards for the game, of which 162 were rushing and 167 were passing. The Warriors had 15 first downs, 2 fumbles with no turnovers, and 6 penalties costing them 40 yards.

The Taft Raiders had a total of 124 yards, 70 of which were rushing yards and 54 were passing. The Raiders had 6 first downs, 4 fumbles with 1 turnover, and 3 penalties costing them 15 yards.

What's next?

Warren is now 4-3 overall (3-3 in district play) and moves onto play Brandeis at Farris stadium on 10/24 at 7PM.

Taft is now 3-4 overall (2-4 in district play) and moves onto play Jay in Gus stadium on 10/24 at 7PM.

Reporter/Photojournalist - Michael Quintero

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