Varsity Boys Football
Mitty 27, Palo Alto 21
Date of competition: Friday, September 16, 2011
Defending CIF Division I state champion Palo Alto lost its first football game since the 2009-2010 season following a 27-21 nonleague setback to Mitty on Friday night at Foothill College. The Vikings (1-1) beat the Monarchs (2-1) twice last season, but couldn't pull off a third straight win as they fell behind by 21-7 at the half before making it close in the second half.
Dre Hill scored a pair of touchdowns and B.J. Boyd added a third, with Hill's scores getting Paly to within 21-14 after three quarters. The loss ended Paly's 15-game win streak, which included last year's 14-0 mark.
Palo Alto 0 7 7 7 - 21
Mitty 0 21 0 6 -- 27
M -- Marani 2 run (Vaca kick)
PA -- Hill 3 run (Whitehead kick)
M -- McClenahen 18 interception return (Vaca kick)
M -- DeCecco 30 pass from Barna (Vaca kick)
PA -- Hill 9 run (Whitehead kick)
PA -- Boyd 38 pass from Chryst (Whitehead kick)
M -- McClenahen 72 pass from Barna (kick failed)
Records: Palo Alto 1-1; Mitty 2-1
posted by Palo Alto Online on Sep 16, 2011 at 9:56 pm
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