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Vaqueros named Team of the Month

Vaqueros named Team of the Month

SBCC Football has been named Team of the Month by PresidioSports.com, which cited the Vaqueros' "Every Man Approach" for their success.

Presidio Sports story on Team of the Month

The Vaqueros went 4-0 in October to improve to 7-1 on the season. They're tied for first in the American Pacific League at 5-0 and play at Santa Monica (5-0) in a first-place battle on Saturday at 1 p.m.

You can listen to the game on AM 1290 radio or on the Internet with John Martony calling the action.

Santa Monica is the No. 3 scoring team in the state, averaging 46.4 points. Santa Barbara averages 34.1 and its defense is No. 8 in the state, allowing just 19 points a game.

The Vaqueros are ranked No. 14 in Southern Cal and the Corsairs (5-3, 5-0) are 18th.

Marvin Millett made his first start at running back last week and piled up 137 yards on 7 carries (19.6 average) with TD runs of 58 and 51 yards in a 49-21 win at Antelope Valley. SBCC won the 4th quarter 29-0, after getting inspiration from a blocked FG by Khaliel Ahmed Shegog and a blocked punt by Sage Ritchie.

The Vaqueros tied a 39-year-old single-season school record with their 7th straight win last week. The all-time record for win streak is 8 in a row by the 1975-76 teams.

The Vaqueros will play their home finale on Nov. 15 vs. Glendale, also at 1 p.m.