For the second straight week, the Huntington Beach Jr. Clinic Oilers have taken down an undefeated team.
Saturday at the Cerritos Sports Complex, Huntington handed the Cerritos Steelers their first defeat, winning the crucial Jr. All-American Football game, 19-12. The victory allowed the Jr. Clinic Oilers to keep their perfect record intact.
Huntington took the opening kickoff and went in for the game's first score on a touchdown run by Adien Eckenwiler. The Jr. Clinic Oilers took a 7-6 lead at halftime and took that narrow lead into the fourth quarter.
Nathan Skorhiem scored on quarterback sneak to up the score to 13-6, but the Steelers retaliated by returning the ensuing kickoff for a touchdown. A stop by Huntington's Troy Fletcher on Cerritos' conversion run allowed the Jr. Clinic Oilers to hold on to a 13-12 advantage. Dominic Peseti scored on a short run late in the quarter to up the lead to 19-12.