High School Football

The TPHS Falcons head into the San Diego Section Div. I playoffs

By Gideon Rubin


Torrey Pines came within two minutes of a completing a perfect regular season.

The previously unbeaten Falcons had to settle for almost perfect after losing to La Costa Canyon of Carlsbad 24-21 in a Nov. 12 regular season finale for both teams. The Mavericks scored the game winning touchdown with just under two minutes remaining in the game.

The Falcons, who earlier this month clinched a Palomar League title, fell to 9-1 overall for the season heading into the San Diego Section Div. I playoffs.

The Falcons are the No. 2 seed and have a first-round bye. They will play host to the winner of a Nov....