Paraclete 36, Santa Paula 6--Lance Austin rushed for 102 yards and two touchdowns in 12 carries to lead the Spirits (3-2) at Antelope Valley College.
Austin scored on second-half runs of 44 yards and one yard to put away Santa Paula (1-4).
Ben Joyce completed seven of 14 for 132 yards and a 36-yard touchdown to Jesse Loa for Paraclete.
The Cardinals were led by Tony Mendez, who rushed for 75 yards in eight carries, and Aaron Pettitt, who had 47 yards in three carries, including an 11-yard scoring run.
Defensive back Vinny Pagan had a 61-yard interception return for a touchdown.