Yellow Jackets' last-minute score eliminates Warriors from playoffs
Last updated 12/2/2021 at 9:37pm
Village News Reporter
A last-minute touchdown and two-point conversion gave the Palo Verde High School football team a 29-28 victory over the Fallbrook High School squad in the CIF Division V semifinal game Nov. 19 in Blythe.
With approximately 40 seconds left in the game, Palo Verde junior Markus Macon ran for a 14-yard touchdown. The Yellow Jackets opted for a two-point conversion attempt and Macon ran into the end zone for that score.
"It was a good high school football game," said Fallbrook coach Troy Everhart.
Fallbrook had the fourth seed in the Division V playoffs. Palo V...