Lakewood dominated play en route to winning the passing championship in
Saturday’s Ninth Annual Tournament of Champions passing and linemen
competitions at Santa Fe High School.
The Lancers were one of four teams (the others Glendora, California
and Narabonne) that rolled unbeaten through four games in pool play,
posting a remarkable +94 points differential to earn the No. 1 seed for
the afternoon session that was broken into championship and consolation
Lakewood finished with an 8-0 record after defeating Narbonne, 29-23,
in the title game. Cypress won the consolation crown by defeating
Palmdale Highland, 30-14. The Centurians also won the tug-o-war, beating
Lakewood in the finals.
Lakewood captured the linemen competition with 260 points to outdistance
Glendora, 250, Santa Fe 240, West Torrance 239, Peninsula 234 and
Whittier finished with 157 points and Santa Fe’s second squad totaled