Football Looks to Bounce Back


Photo credit to Fred Altieri

Sam Schuette

The Culver City Centaurs football team fought to the end against league rival school
Lawndale, but eventually came just short by a score of 34-27. The game was broadcasted on Fox Sports West and was nothing short of exciting.
Following a low scoring first half, Culver rallied in the 4th quarter and nearly pulled off a late game comeback. Senior receiver Kevin McGuire was the Centaurs’ game MVP, as he caught 10 passes for 127 yards and a touchdown, as well as throwing and running for 2 more touchdowns.
On the defensive side of the ball, senior linebacker Cortez Wright lead the team with 16 total tackles coupled with a crucial late game interception. Despite the loss, Culver’s record stands at a solid 5-2 (1-1 in Ocean League).
On this Friday, October 12, Culver City will look to bounce back against El Segundo in the homecoming and senior night game. With 3 league games remaining, the Centaurs will likely qualify for CIF playoffs, in which they’ll compete for their most coveted prize, the Divison 7 Southern Section Championship.