Casa Grande picked to beat Heritage

Analy (1-0) at Maria Carrillo (0-0)

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

Last week: Analy defeated Pittsburg, 37-21.

Notable: After upsetting highly-ranked Pittsburg, will the Tigers have a letdown tonight? "All week, the coaches have been preaching to the kids about putting the

Analy's Kerr Johnson Jr. celebrates as he runs in for a touchdown after successfully receiving the football during a varsity football game between Analy High School and Pittsburg High School in Sebastopol on Aug. 30, 2013. Analy next plays Maria Carrillo. (PD FILE, 2013)

Pittsburg game behind us and focusing on Carrillo," coach Dan Bourdon said. "Am I concerned? Yes." … Bourdon was surprised at how well his defense played the run in their opener and the poise shown by quarterback Jacob Royer … Besides a letdown, Bourdon has another concern about this game. "Teams are always fired up for their first game, especially if it's a home opener. Carrillo will play with a lot of emotion, you can count on that." … Jay Higgins, Carrillo's coach, said his team is ready for its season to begin. "I love my team, they are a great group of guys with great chemistry and they are hungry. A group of guys like I have makes coaching all the more rewarding and enjoyable." … Clayton Pool has gotten the nod to be starting quarterback for the Pumas.

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