High School Football

Estancia vs. University

When/where: Tonight, 7 at Irvine High

Key Eagles: So. RB Robert Murtha (334 yards and six TDs on 53 carries); Sr. TE-LB Omar Gutierrez (four catches for 75 yards and one TD); Sr. LB Austin Abernathy (15 tackles)

Key Trojans: Jr. RB Sean Martin (149 yards on 32 carries); Jr. QB Zach Christy (213 yards and three TDs on 19 of 44 passing); Jr. FS Tyler Stanek (25 tackles)

Breakdown: Estancia sophomore running back sensation Robert Murtha is coming off his first 200-yard rushing game, a week after his varsity debut resulted in a 100-yard game … University (0-2) has dropped four straight games dating back to last season. Opponents have outscored the Trojans, 111-35, during the skid … Estancia (1-1) and University will play for the 21st time. The Eagles lead the series at 11-8-1. The Trojans have won the previous four games against Estancia … Kevin McCaffrey is University's interim coach while head coach Mark Cunningham continues to fight cancer.

— David Carrillo Peñaloza

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