Foothill League football roundup preview
St. Francis at Saugus
Saugus faces of against St. Francis for the third consecutive year, and is looking to nab its first win against the Golden Knights in that span.
The Centurions came close last year, losing 17-13, and will have their hands full again against the Division 3 team that is two years removed from a 12-2 season.
Saugus has relied heavily on its run game, with four running backs having logged at least 10 carries so far this season. Senior Josh Bond leads the bunch with 38 carries for 278 yards and four touchdowns.
Junior quarterback Colton FitzGerald has showcased his abilities as a passer and runner, throwing for 796 yards and 10 touchdowns while also logging three scores on the ground.
St. Francis is led by junior quarterback Jack Clougherty, who has thrown for 718 yards and seven touchdowns. The running back duo of Kevin Armstead and Max Garrison have combined for 413 yards and three touchdowns on 69 carries.
Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. at College of the Canyons.