Estancia Football Preview

Estancia (2-0) vs.University (0-2)

When/Where: Friday, 7 p.m. at Jim Scott Stadium

Key Eagles: Jr. RB Robert Murtha (188 yards rushing, three TDs); Sr. LB Ozzy Magana; Jr. QB Brad Wilson (202 yards passing, four TDs); Sr. LT Zach Bateman.

Key Trojans: Sr. QB Zach Christy (202 yards passing, one TD, one INT); Sr. OLB/TE Ethan Saltzman; Jr. RB Keyvan Amizedah.

Breakdown: For the second straight week, Estancia is ranked No. 5 in the CIF Southern Section Southern Division poll. University is unranked … The Eagles can go 3-0 for the first time since 1999 with a victory … The Trojans have Jeremy Osso as their offensive line coach. Osso was fired in June after five years as head coach at Costa Mesa … University lost a late lead in its season-opening 29-28 setback against Segerstrom, before losing to Aliso Niguel, 34-7 … Friday's game is the start of three straight games against Pacific Coast League schools for Estancia, which plays host to Northwood and Beckman the next two weeks … Estancia is 11-9-1 all-time against University, but has lost the last five meetings.

— Matt Szabo

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