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Slow start dooms Warriors in opener


Last updated 8/23/2018 at 3pm

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Fallbrook High senior quarterback Jake McBroom throws downfield in the first quarter of the Warriors' season opener against Del Norte, Aug. 17.

The Fallbrook High football team played a solid second half in its first game of the 2018 season. Unfortunately, it wasn't enough to make up for a rough first half.

"A tale of two halves," said Fallbrook High head football coach Darius Pickett of the Warriors' 38-22 loss to Del Norte High at Fallbrook Stadium Aug. 17.

Del Norte outscored Fallbrook 31-6 in the first half. The Warriors won the second half 16-7.

"The first half, I don't know if it was first-game jitters or nerves, but that was not what I was expecting," said Pickett. "The second half, that was the team I was expecting to sho...

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