Tre Madden, the wildcat quarterback and linebacker at Mission Viejo, will apparently be out until at least the beginning of South Coast League play on Oct. 15. The Orange County Register reported that Madden confirmed he had a fractured foot suffered in the first half of his team's 56-34 victory over Corona.
Mission Viejo (3-0), ranked No. 3 in the ESPNLA Top 25, has a marquee game this weekend. The Diablos play Long Beach Poly (2-1) at Veterans Stadium on Friday.
It would be a lot easier with the USC commit in the lineup, but this is why you coach your team from the bottom up -- so there's someone there to step in.