Hartnell VS San Jose City College
Hartnell falls to SJC
Staff report • October 25, 2010
The post-season hopes of the Hartnell College football team suffered a setback Saturday following a 21-18 loss to host San Jose City.
The loss dropped the Panthers' Coast Conference record to 1-1 while San Jose City and Monterey Peninsula College remained tied for first at 2-0.
MPC beat Cabrillo 21-7 Saturday.
Five times Hartnell crossed mid-field but failed to score.
The Panthers stayed close after Alvin Jelks scored the second of his two touchdowns early in the third quarter to bring Hartnell within 21-18.
Hartnell's final drive began at its own 11-yard-line and reached the San Jose City 38. But a fourth-down pass fell incomplete, essentially ending the game.
The Panthers took a 14-12 lead early in the second quarter after Marquis Brooks scored on an 11-yard run to close the first half and Jelks opened the second half with a 36-yard touchdown run.
Hartnell, 1-6 overall, is home Saturday to play West Valley.
Hartnell 0 6 6 6- 18
SJS-Pomele 1-yard run (Kadlecek kick), 0:22
HAR-Brooks 11-yard un (kick failed), 1:13
HAR-Jelks 36-yard pass from Smet (kick failed), 12:24
HAR-Jelks 1-yard run (run failed), 13:39
First downs 15 16
RUSHING-Hartnell-Jelks 23/119, Rodwell 5/25, Fales 3/22, Brooks 2/10, Small 1-4, Smet 3/-4. San Jose City-Carr 17/99, Pomele 18/96, Kent 1/5, Cool 9/3, Deane 1/-1, Sorce 3/-7.
PASSING-Hartnell-Fales 9/14/0 for 93 yards, Smet 4/13/2 for 68 yards. San Jose City-Cool 8/10/0 for 153 yards, Sorce 5/8/0 for 49 yards.
RECEIVING-Hartnell-Rodwell 5/41, Dorsey 3/52, Brooks 3/26, Jelks 1/36, Snead 1/6, San Jose City-Kent 5/59, Hope 3/91, Breland 2 1/12, Douglas 1/19, Carr 1/11, Cook 1/10.
Team W L
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