The third-seeded La Costa Canyon football team lost to No. 2 St. Augustine, 28-17, in a San Diego Section Division I semifinal on Nov. 25.
After falling behind 7-0 early in the second quarter, the Mavericks (6-6) scored 17 unanswered points.
That spurt culminated with Tanner Clark’s 39-yard scoring run that gave LCC a 17-7 lead in the second quarter.
Nicholas McAllister’s 30-yard field goal got the Mavericks started, and Karson Lipper’s 23-yard scoring run gave LCC a 9-7 lead.
St. Augustine, however, answered with 21 straight points to clinch the victory.