The Mission Prep (3-1) football team shut out Santa Monica until the fourth quarter in a 24-16 victory Saturday.
Bryce Fledderman threw for 164 yards on 13-of-26 passing and three touchdowns for Mission Prep. Dyllan Smiley ran 26 times for 147 yards, and Matt Simmons added four catches for 86 yards and a touchdown.
San Marcos 62, Coast Union 44
Lane Southerland had 40 carries for 284 yards and four touchdowns in a losing effort for the Broncos.
Alexis Mireles ran for 35 yards on seven carries with a touchdown, and also threw for a touchdown. Tommy Moreno caught two passes for 24 yards and had the only receiving touchdown for Coast Union.
“We’re getting better every week,” Coast Union coach Bill Clough said, whose team is 0-3, “We had a couple injuries during the game, but hopefully they will be back next week.”