Football St. Anthony

Football: St. Anthony Wins Del Rey League Opener

St. Anthony football opened its Del Rey League scheduled with a 36-22 win over visiting Harvard-Westlake on Friday night at Clark Field.

Sophomore running back Sone Aupiu scored three touchdowns on the night, and his 17-yard run in the first quarter gave St. Anthony an early lead.

St. Anthony quarterback Lucas Lehmar and Riley Jenkins hooked up for 39-yard score to make it 14-7 in the second quarter, and Aupiu put the Saints up 20-14 at halftime with this second score.

Aupiu punched in another touchdown late in the third quarter for a 26-14 lead. Saints defensive back Jason Porter’s interception returned 57 yards for a touchdown made it 33-14 Saints in the fourth quarter.

St. Anthony (3-4, 1-0) will take on La Salle for Homecoming next week at Clark Field.

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.