Mission Viejo vs De La Salle LIVE High School Boys Football Friday 12/8/2023
All eyes turn to Saddleback College this Friday as the Mission Viejo Diablos and De La Salle Spartans lock horns in the 2023 CIF State Football Championship Bowl Game for Division 1-AA. Both teams boast impressive seasons and hunger for the coveted championship title.
What it is: Varsity Boys Football
Matchup: Mission Viejo Diablos vs De La Salle Spartans
Game Type: Championship
Bracket: 2023 CIF State Football Championship Bowl Games – Division 1-AA
Time: Friday Dec 8, 2023, 8:00 PM (Local Time)
Locations: @ Saddleback College – Concord, CA
Home Team: De La Salle Spartans 11-2
Away Team: Mission Viejo Diablos 12-3
Live Stream: Watch here
The Diablos, sporting a 12-3 record, storm into the game fueled by a potent offensive attack. Quarterback Luke Fahey and running back Lilomaiava are the engine of this offensive juggernaut, carving through defenses with their dynamic playmaking. However, the Diablos’ defense has occasionally shown vulnerabilities, leaving them susceptible to explosive plays.
De La Salle, sporting an 11-2 record, approaches the game with a balanced attack that keeps their opponents guessing. Their offense is equally adept at throwing and running, making them a difficult matchup for any defense. The Spartans’ defense is also a force to be reckoned with, boasting a stout front line and opportunistic playmakers. However, occasional turnovers have proven costly for them at times.
This Friday night promises an epic battle between two evenly matched teams. Both offenses possess the firepower to light up the scoreboard, making defense a crucial factor. Key players like Fahey, Lilomaiava, T. Faavae, D. Blanche, and C. Cunningham will be under the spotlight, ready to make their mark on the biggest stage.
Turnovers have the potential to swing the momentum in this tight contest. Both teams will need to be disciplined and protect the ball to avoid costly turnovers. Additionally, individual matchups within the game will have a significant impact on the overall outcome. The quarterback battle between Fahey and Faavae, the running back duel between Lilomaiava and Blanche, and the defensive struggles between the offensive lines will be key storylines to watch.
With two talented and motivated teams vying for the championship title, this Friday night promises an unforgettable spectacle for football fans. The atmosphere at Saddleback College will be electric, and the game itself is sure to be a thrilling contest filled with drama and excitement. Who will emerge victorious? Only time will tell, but one thing is certain: the battle for championship glory between the Mission Viejo Diablos and De La Salle Spartans will be a game for the ages.