Yu, Tsai lift Temple City to 47-9 victory

first_imgTEMPLE CITY — Seniors Sammy Yu and Sushi Tsai scored three touchdowns apiece Friday night, lifting Temple City High School to a 47-9 victory over San Marino High in a Rio Hondo League opener for both schools. Yu, a 5-foot-7, 160-pound running back-defensive back, scored on a 49-yard pass, a 37-yard pass interception return and a 25-yard return of a blocked punt. AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWalnut’s Malik Khouzam voted Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week Junior defensive lineman Kyle O’Malley opened the scoring for the Rams, picking up a fumble and returning it 2 yards for the score with 3:14 left in the first quarter. Temple City finished with 295 yards offense — 215 rushing and 80 passing. Rams junior quarterback Riley Saxon completed 7 of 13 passes and was not intercepted. San Marino (0-5-1) scored its only touchdown in the second quarter when junior quarterback Royce Stuteville connected with Alex Varga on a 10-yard pass play. Tommy Wenzlau kicked a 37-yard field goal in the fourth quarter to complete the Titans’ scoring. San Marino had 154 yards offense — 63 rushing and 91 through the air. Tsai, a 5-7, 165-pound running back, scored on runs of 1, 33 and 5 yards as the Rams (3-3) opened a 27-6 halftime lead and cruised to the victory. Tsai led all ballcarriers with 136 yards on 17 carries. Yu carried only four times but gained 31 yards. center_img Stuteville completed 11 of 27 pass attempts and was intercepted three times. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more