Live Blog: Mission vs. Sequoia Varsity Football

Aviva Futornick, Online Editor

Varsity football attempts to improve to a 2-2 record against Mission High School in their first home game, Friday September 14.

Check back for live updates throughout the game. 

1st Quarter

0:00 Sequoia begins the game by kicking off to Mission.

3:00 Sequoia holds off Mission’s offense to force a 4th down punt.

4:37 Sequoia turns the ball over to Mission.

4:42 Mission runs into their end zone for a touchdown.

Sequoia holds off Mission’s 2-pt conversion attempt. Score 6-0

6:37 The ball is picked off again by Mission at the Sequoia 15 yd-line.

9:44 Mission touchdown. 2-pt conversion fails. Score 12-0

End of the 1st Quarter.


2nd Quarter

2:00 Mission touchdown. Successful kick for the extra point. Score 19-0

5:04 Play is stopped with an injury to Mission 24 Bender. Sequoia’s ball on their 25 yard line. 4th down.

6:25 Mission turnover. Sequoia quarterback Sione Tuiaki carries the ball to Mission 11 yd line.

8:22 Sequoia touchdown. Carried in by Tuiaki. Mckinley Desbrisay converts the extra point. Score 19-7

12:00 Mission fails to convert the ball after carrying it into the Sequoia zone.

End of 2nd quarter 

3rd Quarter

8:42 Sequoia touchdown. Extra point is converted. Score 19-14

9:36 Turnover by Mission. Sequoia has 1st down on the Mission 15th yard line, but fails to convert.

End of 3rd Quarter

4th Quarter

2:28 Mission touchdown. Mission fails to complete the 2-pt conversion. Score 25-14

7:50 Mission runs the ball in for a touchdown. Fail to convert the ball. Score 31-14

8:00 Sequoia fumbles ball on the snap. Retrieved by Mission with 1st down on the Sequoia 17-yd line. \

End of 4th Quarter

Final Score: Mission 31 – 14 Sequoia 

Sequoia varsity football fell 31-14 to the Mission High School Bears Friday September 14. The Cherokees return September 28 against South San Francisco as they begin the first of five league games.