Rancho Christian 41, SCCS 35 (OT)The Eagles beat the Cardinals in overtime, scoring on a one-yard rush in Temecula on Friday. Rancho Christian opened up the scoring on a 1-yard scamper with 2:57 left in the first quarter. SCCS tied it up as Blake Kirshner threw a 38-yard touchdown pass to John Keane, but the Eagles countered with another touchdown with 26 seconds to go in the first frame. Kirshner hit Lucas Pettee with a 20-yard touchdown pass, but the PAT was blocked, preventing the Cards from tying the game. A 12-yard touchdown pass increased Rancho Christian’s lead further in the second quarter, but SCCS tied it when Ethan Schwesinger returned a kick for 75 yards, then caught a pass from Kirshner for a successful 2-point conversion. The Eagles executed a 2-yard touchdown run and missed the PAT with 6:49 left in the third. Pettee logged another Touchdown on a 16-yard run to pull the Cards ahead 28-27 and Kirshner took it 46 yards to the house to make it 35-27. Rancho Christian tied it once again in the opening minutes of the fourth on a touchdown rush and 2-point conversion to force overtime.