Bishop Gorman football coach Kenny Sanchez could have coached his last game at the school in Saturday’s 84-8 win overLiberty in the Class 4A state championship game at Sam Boyd Stadium.
Tate Martell had a hand in five touchdowns Saturday as Bishop Gorman rolled to a 84-8 win over Liberty at Sam Boyd Stadium to capture the Class 4A state championship.
Bishop Gorman is in line to be named national champion a third straight season, but to earn such a distinction, whatever it really means, the Gaels must beat Liberty at Sam Boyd Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Liberty (12-1) will get a chance at an upset when it takes on the seven-time defending state champion Gaels (14-0) in the Class 4A state football championship game 12:10 p.m. on Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
Probable starters and statistics for Liberty and Bishop Gorman, who meet for the Class 4A state football championship at 12:10 p.m. on Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
Nearly 2½ years after the brash playmaker from California entered the program, Tate Martell is set to finish his illustrious prep career Saturday.
Seven-time defending state champion Bishop Gorman and Liberty meet Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium in a rematch of last year’s Division I (now Class 4A) state title game that Gorman won 62-21.
The 14-team Legacy Tip-Off Classic boys basketball tournament, featuring nine local teams, begins at 4 p.m. on Thursday. The championship game is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Saturday. All games will be held at Legacy High.
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Dariyen Sample forced a fumble that was recovered by Noah Espinoza with 1:41 remaining to preserve Liberty’s 30-27 victory over Damonte Ranch at McQueen High.
Arbor View failed to capitalize on two golden opportunities in the second quarter, and Bishop Gorman’s Tate Martell threw five touchdown passes to lead the Gaels to a 56-17 road win over the Aggies.
Liberty will lean on its often-overlooked defense Saturday as it tries to slow down Northern Region champion Damonte Ranch in the Class 4A state semifinals. The game kicks off at 1:15 p.m. at McQueen High.
Arbor View (10-1) will get another shot at seven-time defending state champion Bishop Gorman (13-0) in the region title game at 1 p.m. Saturday at Arbor View. The winner advances to the Class 4A state championship Dec. 3.
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