It’s time to celebrate at St. Paul High!
The Swordsmen secured their first victory of the season Friday night, defeating Harvard-Westlake 31-23 in the Mission League. St. Paul had lost 13 consecutive games dating back to 2012, and won a league game for the first time since 2011.
Cantwell-Sacred Heart also earned a victory Friday, 54-7 over winless Bosco Tech in the Del Rey League. The Cardinals improved to 2-5 overall and 2-1 in league play.
La Mirada suffered its first Suburban League loss, falling 28-21 to visiting Mayfair. The Matadores are now 2-5 overall and 2-1 in league.
Montebello and Schurr each earned Almont League victories Friday to improve to 2-0, and El Rancho improved to 2-0 in the Del Rio League by walloping Pioneer 62-21. Cal evened its Del Rio League record at 1-1 by defeating Whittier 17-14.
Here are all the area scores from this week.
Whittier Christian 41, Village Christian 21
La Habra 55, Sunny Hills 0
La Serna 37, Santa Fe 0
Mayfair 28, La Mirada 21
El Rancho 62, Pioneer 21
Montebello 42, San Gabriel 0
Cal 17, Whittier 14
Schurr 10, Bell Gardens 0
Cantwell-Sacred Heart 54, Bosco Tech 7
St. Paul 31, Harvard-Westlake 23