Palos Verdes @ Corona Del Mar
Newport Harbor HS
PREVIEW: Corona Del Mar enters the fray riding high on a wave of success, flaunting an unblemished 2-0 record. Last week’s triumph over Cypress (41-24) has undoubtedly fueled their determination to maintain their perfect streak.
However, Palos Verdes isn’t one to be overlooked. Fresh off a resounding home victory against the Sunrise Mountain Mustangs (50-8), their confidence is soaring as they prepare for this monumental clash.
Last week’s standout performances by both teams’ quarterbacks set the stage for an explosive showdown. Senior quarterback Kaleb Annett of Corona Del Mar commanded attention with an awe-inspiring display, throwing for an impressive 309 yards, 4 touchdowns, and completing 19 passes during their victory over Cypress.
Meanwhile, the spotlight also falls on Palos Verdes’ rising star, freshman quarterback Ryan Rakowski. His remarkable showing last week, boasting 9 completions, 2 touchdowns, and 144 passing yards, has elevated expectations for his role in this high-stakes duel.
PREDICTION: Corona Del Mar 48 – Palos Verdes 21