For the second straight year, the Summit SkyHawks played well against Katella of Anaheim but suffered a heartbreaking loss in the opening round of the CIF football playoffs.
In 2018, Summit was dealt a 42-35 setback by Katella in a wild, high-scoring affair. This season, the same teams met again in the playoff opener, and this time, Katella rallied for a 14-12 win on Nov. 8.
The SkyHawks jumped in front in the first quarter, 10-0, and were still ahead at halftime, 12-7. However, the opponents pushed across a TD in the third quarter and held off a Summit challenge in the fourth period.
Summit ended up with an 8-3 record.