Nate Tago and Blake Rodgers pounded Trabuco Hills for four quarters as Tesoro scored three second-half touchdowns to beat the then-No. 10 Mustangs. That's enough to get the Titans back into the top 10. As for the Trinity League, it's a mess -- should Santa Margarita jump Mater Dei?
1. (1) Servite (6-1)
Friars turned in another complete performance as Mana Pauu rushed for 133 yards and Cody Pittman rushed for 77 and passed for 151. Last: beat JSerra, 42-14. Next: at St. John Bosco, Friday, 7:30 p.m.
2. (2) San Clemente (8-0)
After falling behind, 10-7, balanced attack with QB Travis Wilson and RB Mike Elespuru turn back the Tritons' natural rival. Last: beat Dana Hills, 35-10. Next: at Mission Viejo, Friday, 7:30 p.m.
3. (3) Mission Viejo (5-2)
Diablos, off last week, will have had two weeks to get ready for San Clemente, and may have some additions to the lineup after early injuries. Last: Idle. Next: vs. San Clemente, Friday, 7:30 p.m.
4. (6) Santa Margarita (5-2)
Eagles were the exact opposite of what they were a week earlier in loss to Mater Dei; Johnny Stanton, Ryan Wolpin and defense were outstanding in must-win game. Last: beat Orange Lutheran, 31-10. Next: vs. JSerra at Saddleback College, Friday, 7:30 p.m.
5. (4) Orange Lutheran (5-2)
Couldn't keep up in the second half as a pair of late fourth-quarter scores turned a close score into a runaway. Last: lost to Santa Margarita, 31-10. Next: vs. Mater Dei at Orange Coast College, 7:30 p.m.
6. (5) Mater Dei (3-4)
Inconsistent Monarchs take a step backward; fail to score twice inside the Bosco 15-yard-line. Can't blow opportunities like that in the Trinity League. Last: lost to St. John Bosco, 24-3. Next: vs. Orange Lutheran at Orange Coast College, Friday, 7:30 p.m.
7. (7) La Habra (4-3)
After losing three nonleague games in a row to Trinity League opponents, Highlanders have beaten two Freeway League foes by a combined score of 89-10; Sean Sparling passed for five touchdowns -- in the first half. Last: beat Fullerton, 49-10. Next: vs. Buena Park, Friday, 7 p.m.
8. (8) Edison (5-2)
Closed out dominant victory with back-to-back scores on special teams from Elijah Herrera and Curren Provost. Last: beat Marina, 43-3. Next: at Huntington Beach, Thursday, 7 p.m.
9. (9) Los Alamitos (5-2)
Dylan Lagarde passed for three touchdowns and the Griffins scored 21 in the second quarter to bounce back after loss to Edison. Last: beat Fountain Valley, 28-0. Next: at Newport Harbor, Friday, 7 p.m.
10. (NR) Tesoro (5-2)
Titans break out the red uniforms and pound their way back into the top 10 with an unrepentant ground game. Last: beat Trabuco Hills, 26-14. Next: vs. Dana Hills, Friday, 7 p.m.