Sergio Bermudez, sophomore at Rancho Cotate High School, battles for the ball against a player from Montgomery High School. Rancho hosted Montgomery High School, the Redwood NBL League champions for their senior game in Cougar Stadium on Fri, Feb. 14. After a very tough fight, Rancho tied Montgomery 1-1, ending their undefeated season and earning them the #13 seed in the upcoming NCS D3 playoffs. Rancho played against Ygnacio Valley High School in Concord, #4 seed, on Wed., Feb. 19.
Photo by Jane Peleti