FROM STAFF REPORTS
LUCERNE VALLEY • Lucerne Valley High School lost its home opener 72-12 to perennial 8-man football powerhouse Joshua Springs on Friday night at Ron Peavy Field.
The Mustangs (0-2) took an early lead when quarterback Daniel Stratton capped a nine-play, 40-yard drive with a 3-yard touchdown run, but Lucerne Valley went on to surrender 72 unanswered points to the Lightning (1-0)
The Mustangs didn’t score again until Stratton threw a 19-yard TD pass to Lonye Logan with less than 2 minutes to play.
Further details will appear in next week's print edition of The Leader.
J. Springs 34 26 12 0 — 72
Luc. Vly. 6 0 0 6 — 12
LV — Stratton 3 run (run failed)
JS — Leichtner 1 run (Green pass from Leichtner)
JS — Safety, McGinnis tackled in end zone
JS — Green 30 pass from Leichtner (Leichtner run)
JS — Renforth 40 run (Renforth pass from Leichtner)
JS — Leichtner 9 run (Renforth run)
JS — Leichtner 22 run (run failed)
JS — Leichtner 49 run (pass failed)
JS — Bachman 36 run (Green pass from Leichtner)
JS — Bachman 18 interception return (run failed)
JS — Bachman 22 run (pass failed)
JS — Renforth 14 pass from Leichtner (pass failed)
LV — Logan 19 pass from Stratton (run failed)