The Charger & California Heat Put the “BOLT ON” the Seahawks

Chargers vs Seahawks

Reggie Walker celebrates after the Chargers strip the football from the Seahawk’s Percy Harvin on a kickoff return and the Chargers recovery for another opportunity for the chargers. Rivers took the opportunity and connected with Gates for another touchdown. Jim Predmore photo

On a hot Sunday afternoon there were a large group from Holtville that traveled to San Diego, to not only watch the Chargers take on the Seattle Seahawks, there was also to be a special presentation made to Holtville High School. The High School was being presented with a $35,000 grant from the San Diego Chargers just prior to the Game.

NFL admits error on Percy Harvin touchdown against Chargers

Photo shows Harvins foot stepping out of bounds on what turns out to be a miss call by the Ref’s and the NFL which leads to a Seahawk TD. Photo by Jim Predmore

One of the Seattle Seahawks’ best moments Sunday during their loss in San Diego never should have happened.

Photo by Jim Predmore

The NFL admitted an officiating error on Percy Harvin’s 51-yard touchdown in the first quarter against the Chargers. The Seahawks quickly kicked an extra point and everyone moved on before realizing Harvin stepped out of bounds.

Holtville Vikings Take Down Desert Mirage

DSC_0047The Holtville Vikings (1-1) took on the Desert Mirage Rams (2-0) Friday night, where the Vikings capitalized on some slippery fingers and recovered five fumbles during the game, coming out ahead 30-12.
The Vikings received the first kick off with #4 David Rodriguez in the backfield to receive. Rodriguez received the ball and took off down the sideline braking away from the Rams ant took it into the end zone, only to be called back on a holding penalty. But that did not cool down a fired up Vikings offence as quarterback # 7 Esteban Muñoz took off with the ball for a 80 yard run for a touchdown.
Desert Mirage came back with a 60 yard run for a touchdown but a missed extra point left them behind 7-6.
Holtville added after recovering a Ram fumble at the fifteen yard line with Josh Merten taking it in for a TD a couple of plays later. Holtville’s extra point attempt was good which took the score to 14-6 at the half.
Holtville came back in the second half and added 2 more touch downs and a field goal that took them up to 30-6 with just 20 seconds on the clock, Desert Mirage took those 20 seconds and slipped one in with just 1.3 seconds on the clock for a TD. Making the final score 30-12 Holtville.

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