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Football: Lakewood Beats Cabrillo for Justin Utupo’s First Win

The Lakewood Lancers (1-3, 1-0) opened Moore League play with an emphatic 67-0 win over Cabrillo (1-4, 0-1) on Friday night at Veterans Memorial Stadium. The win was also the first for head coach Justin Utupo back at his alma mater.

Lakewood got out to a quick start, leading 29-0 after the opening quarter and the Lancers were up 43-0 at halftime. 

Devin Bush returned a kickoff for a touchdown for the Lancers, while Julius Jimenez also had a special teams score on a fumble returned for a touchdown. Quarterback Braden Downen tossed touchdown passes to AJ Alvarez and Noah Mallon while also running one in himself. Running back Auggie Lyons also added a touchdown on the ground.

The Lancers will continue Moore League play at Jordan next Friday while Cabrillo visits Wilson.

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Tyler Hendrickson
Tyler Hendrickson was born and raised in Long Beach, and started covering sports in his hometown in 2010. After five years as a sportswriter, Tyler joined the athletic department at Long Beach State University in 2015. He spent more than four years in the athletic communications department, working primarily with the Dirtbags baseball program. Tyler also co-authored of The History of Long Beach Poly: Scholars & Champions.