The U-Prep Panthers bounced back from their first loss, beating Yreka 46-12 on Friday. It was the second time this season the Panther beat the Miners.
Junior Chris Jimenez filled in at quarterback for injured Payton Henderson and tossed four TD passes – one to Kevin Cox, one to Carter Abel and two to Scotty Jones as U-Prep led 36-6 at half.
Carter Abel scored twice times for the visitors with the TD reception and the other off a 95-yard pick-six.
Defensive end Brendan Nye rumbled in for a defensive touchdown on a scoop-and-score, while running back Jake Reuss also scored for U-Prep (3-1), which ran for more than 250 yards.
The Panthers host Central Valley on Friday to face the 3-0 Falcons.
Central Valley 12, Lassen 7
The Falcons moved to 3-0 for the first time in a decade winning their second baseball-like scored game in as many weeks
One week after a 13-5 win over Redding Christian, CV remained unbeaten on the road in Susanville.
Seniors Willie Mowry and Kade Crowell found the end zone for CV, which led 12-7 and held on with tough defense in the second half for the victory.
The Falcons travel to U-Prep on Friday.
Portola 35, Redding Christian 0
The Lions fell for the second straight week in their final game of the shortened spring season.
Carson Piper had 70 yards rushing and Clark Smith and Karson Molter led the defensive effort with eight tackles each.