Avalon Football

Football: Avalon Wins Season Opener

The Avalon Lancers started their 8-man football season with a 73-14 win over visiting Ocean View Christian on Saturday.

Quarterback Antonio Ramos completed five of his six pass attempts for 254 yards, and he also ran for 115 yards in his first start behind center. Beto Martinez set a school record with 210 yards receiving in the game.

The Avalon defense was outstanding with Gustavo Hernandez leading the way with 11 tackles and a sack. Adrian Rodriguez had an interception.

Avalon (1-0) travels to Foothills Christian on Friday.

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JJ Fiddler
JJ Fiddler is an award-winning sportswriter and videographer who has been covering Southern California sports for multiple newspapers and websites since 2004. After attending Long Beach State and creating the first full sports page at the Union Weekly Newspaper, he has been exclusively covering Long Beach prep sports since 2007.