Lancaster falls 33-27 in AA Far West Regional

Posted at 7:17 PM, Nov 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-12 20:28:36-05

Ryan Mansell threw for 202 yards and two touchdowns, while LG Castillo added a punt return for a touchdown, but it wasn't enough as Lancaster fell to Section V's Victory 33-27 in the Class AA Far West Regionals on Saturday.

Victor made good on two early turnovers from the Legends to open up an early 14-0 lead.

Mansell made amends for his early interception, connecting with LG Castillo for a 69-yard touchdown to pull Lancaster within 14-7.

Trailing 27-7 in the second quarter, Castillo added an 84-yard punt return for a TD to make it a 27-14 game before halftime.

In the second half it was Victor with some miscues, turning the ball over of their second series of the third quarter.

Mansell and the Legends took advantage of the extra possession and answered with a strike to Max Giordano to pull the Legends within 27-20.

Zach Samborski added Lancaster's final TD of the game, a nine yard score in the third quarter.