Orange Coast at L.A. Harbor
When/where: Saturday night, 6, at L.A. Harbor
Key Pirates: Fr. RB Domenic Betts (374 yards, three TDs rushing ); Fr. OLB Colten Christensen (21 tackles); So. C Alec Davis; Fr. WR Kaller Roemer (nine catches, 91 yards).
Key Seahawks: So. RB Theron West (257 yards, four TDs rushing); Fr. QB Chris Smith (163 yards passing, 134 rushing); So. LB Matt Willis (19 tackles); So. DL Austin Flynn (13 tackles, four sacks).
Breakdown: The Pirates meet the Seahawks in the battle of the top two running teams in the 37-school Southern California Football Assn. … Betts leads the SCFA in rushing (187 per game) and all-purpose yards (227.5 per game) … OCC is No. 7 in total offense and L.A. Harbor, ranked No. 14 in the state and No. 8 in Southern California, is No. 12 … OCC is No. 1 in time of possession (37:36 average), while L.A. Harbor's is a mere 24:32 per game … OCC has 33 rushing first downs, but has allowed 33 passing first downs … Both teams come in minus-one in turnover ratio … OCC has committed 24 penalties and the Seahawks have 23 … OCC leads the series, 9-8.
— Barry FaulknerCopyright © 2015, Los Angeles Times