Oceanside 15, Capistrano Valley 13--Jerry Garrett kicked an 18-yard field goal with 6 seconds remaining to give second-ranked Oceanside (3-0) the victory at home. Garrett also scored on an 8-yard run and Sherman Crane scored on a 5-yard run. Matt Mosebrook scored on runs of 5 and 1 yards for Capistrano Valley, a 4A school from Orange County.

Helix 24, Point Loma 23--Anthoney Whitney blocked a 42-yard field goal attempt with 3 seconds remaining to preserve the victory for No. 5 Helix (2-1) at home. Spike Mitchell scored on runs of 25 and 5 yards and quarterback Tory Winrow threw a 27-yard touchdown pass to Chris Masilon to lead Helix. Ron Lawson scored on runs of 8 and 6 yards for Point Loma (1-2). The Pointers scored on their first drive as Ron Evans rushed for 64 yards, including a 28-yard touchdown run. Evans, however, was injured in the second quarter and did not return.

El Camino 22, Fallbrook 20--Ricky Spears returned an interception 36 yards for a touchdown in the fourth quarter as El Camino (3-0) hung on to defeat visiting Fallbrook (1-2).

Fallbrook had a chance to tie the game after Kelly Fieux scored his second touchdown of the game on a 25-yard run with 1:05 to play but a two-point conversion pass fell incomplete. Fieux scored in the second quarter on a 1-yard run. Eric Robinson scored touchdowns for El Camino on runs of 25 and 13 yards.


Mar Vista 25, USDHS 23--Mar Vista (2-1) upset the No. 7 Dons (2-1) in Imperial Beach. With USDHS ahead 23-19 in the fourth quarter, Mar Vista’s Shawn Freeman caught a pass from quarterback Stan Betters and ran it 28 yards for the winning touchdown. Running back Mark Dearing ran 12 times for 73 yards and scored on runs of 2, 13 and 32 yards. Betters completed 12 of 22 passes for 218 yards and 1 touchdown.

Lincoln 34, Mission Bay 0--Orlanzo Edwards rushed 20 times for 155 yards and a touchdown to help Lincoln (2-1) bounce back from last week’s loss to Point Loma.

The Hornets, who haven’t lost two consecutive games since 1978, kept the host Buccaneers (2-1) in the game early because of two touchdowns called back on penalties and two fumbles.

Lincoln’s Donald Anderson broke the ice with 54 seconds left in the half, catching a swing pass from quarterback David Drake and taking it 23 yards for a touchdown. Lincoln romped in the second half, using strong running and timely passing.


Drake finished 6 of 11 for 114 yards, including a 19-yard pass to John McCartney with 2:32 remaining in the third quarter.

San Dieguito 35, Chula Vista 17--Adam Knox rushed for 140 yards on 13 carries to lead the host Mustangs (3-0). Bobby Davis added 117 yards on 21 carries. Chula Vista is now 0-3.

Mira Mesa 7, Mt. Carmel 3--Don Elder scored on a 6-yard run for the game’s lone touchdown. The Mira Mesa defense, which had shutout wins in its first two games, held the host Sundevils (1-2) to a 25-yard Sean Pinnell field goal.

Patrick Henry 24, Kearny 10--Sophomore quarterback Luke Lowery completed 7 of 11 passes for 136 yards to lead host Patrick Henry (2-1). Lowery made his first start this week after Patriot starter Matt Mealiffe broke his collarbone last week against San Dieguito. Patrick Henry frustrated Kearny (1-2) throughout the second half with its safety blitzes.


Poway 33, San Marcos 13--Mike Beam threw touchdown passes of 44 and 23 yards and Russ Truman returned an interception 50 yards for another score to lead Poway (1-2). Beam was 8 of 12 for 166 yards. Brandon Clanton threw a 46-yard score to Brian Tidd to lead San Marcos (0-3).

La Jolla 14, Montgomery 6--Lamar Frye rushed 10 times for 103 yards and a first quarter 76-yard touchdown run as the Vikings improved their record to 3-0. Montgomery dropped to 0-3, but scored for the first time this season. La Jolla quarterback Fred de la Vega was 8-for-16 for 117 yards and connected on a 16-yard touchdown pass to Davey Berteaux.

Hoover 14, Clairemont 6--Turnovers and fumbles marred a game in which the deciding touchdown came on a 79-yard sprint by running back Jerome Kennedy.

Tyrone Upton scored Hoover’s opening touchdown when he intercepted a pass from Clairemont quarterback David McRay and returned it 37 yards for a touchdown in the opening minute to give the Cardinals a 6-0 lead they would never relinquish. The point-after attempt failed.


Clairemont’s lone score came after a fumble recovery by linebacker Jeff Langford early in the second period. On second and 10, McRay connected with Hill on a 43-yard touchdown pass.

Hoover is 2-1 and Clairemont is 1-2.

Grossmont 22, Mt. Miguel 20--Jeremy Chiuchiarelli’s 30-yard field goal with 3 seconds remaining lifted visiting Grossmont (2-1) and put an end to Mt. Miguel’s 17-game regular-season winning streak. Mt. Miguel (2-1) last lost a regular-season game in 1986 to Madison. Grossmont trailed 20-13 after three quarters but Tom Lyles scored on a 5-yard run to bring the Foothillers within 20-19 with 5 minutes left.

Christian 34, El Cajon Valley 8--Wide receiver Bo Sutherlund had 6 catches for 94 yards and 2 touchdowns and quarterback David Jeremiah completed 10 of 18 passes for 157 yards. Christian is 2-1 and El Cajon is 0-3.