Virgin Valley’s Humberto Urias threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to Kyle Tostenson with 4:36 remaining, lifting the Class 3A Bulldogs (3-0) to a 20-16 home win over Shadow Ridge (0-2) on Friday.
Tostenson’s go-ahead catch capped a 12-play, 80-yard drive after Shadow Ridge had gone ahead 16-14 on a snap out of the end zone for a safety in the fourth quarter.
Tostenson also caught a 5-yard TD pass from Urias, who threw for 73 yards.
Junior Toscano returned a third-quarter kickoff 95 yards for a TD for Virgin Valley, which is 3-0 against 4A opponents.
Shadow Ridge quarterback J Henderson rushed for 70 yards on 23 attempts and threw a 16-yard TD strike to James Grigsby. Chris Edwards rushed for 67 yards and a touchdown on 13 carries.