Siskiyous at Delta
Kickoff: 1 p.m., DeRicco Field
Records: Eagles 2-1, Mustangs 1-2
The skinny: Delta committed six turnovers and blew a 14-point lead in a 55-23 loss last week at Santa Rosa. The Mustangs gave up some big plays, including touchdowns that covered 27, 62, 68 and 57 yards. The Bears Cubs amassed 640 yards of total offense and were an efficient 29 of 38 for 451 yards in the passing game. Joey Lopes went 16 of 23 for 162 yards with a touchdown and three interceptions for Delta. Jake Pruitt was 6 for 17 for 106 yards with a TD and a pick. … Today, the Mustangs face a Siskiyous team that has changed its look defensively, going to more blitz packages. Delta coach Gary Barlow said a point of emphasis this week has been identifying and stopping the blitz. The Eagles have 15 sacks this season, tied for sixth in the state. … Siskiyous beat DeAnza 39-26 last week. Grant Kingston had scoring runs of 28 and 75 yards.
-- The Record