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Posted: Tuesday, September 18, 2012 11:57 pm | Updated: 12:11 am, Sat Sep 22, 2012.

YUCCA VALLEY — Yucca Valley High School Trojan football fell to the Barstow Aztecs 38-9 Friday, Sept. 14.

Defensively, Joey Rutherford had 15 tackles and recovered two fumbles. Brian McGowan had an interception at the goal line.

On offense, Logan Vallo got another rushing touchdown and had a 70-yard run called back. Brandon Lopez caught two passes for 44 yards. Kicker Caleb Woods kicked a 23-yard field goal for the Trojans’ other score.

The junior varsity Trojans won their second game this season over Barstow by a score of 28-26.

This week, the Trojans host Indio. Junior varsity is at 4:15 p.m. and varsity kicks off at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21.

The Trojans will face a hungry Rajah team looking for their first win. Indio is 0-4, with its latest loss coming at the hands of the San Jacinto Tigers 42-12 Friday.

The Rajahs appear to be challenged in the the offensive department, as they have scored only 26 points. They lost to West Valley of Hemet 61-0 in their season opener, then to Brawley, 33-7, and to Hemet High, 28-7.

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