Bakersfield won its 33rd section title and its first since 1994 with a 42-14 victory over Clovis. The Drillers, ranked No. 5 in the state, wrapped up a 13-0 season. They were led by Thomas Stancil who had 25 carries for 166 yards and two touchdowns, and quarterback Jonathon Dover, who completed 16-25 passes for 205 yards and two touchdowns. Clovis played without Jordan Christensen, who suffered a broken collarbone on Wednesday in practice.
Yosemite Division (small)
Sanger defeated Centennial of Bakersfield 20-3. The Apaches were coming off a 25-24 upset from the week before over top-seeded Edison of Fresno.
Sequoia Division (large)
Bakersfield Liberty defeated Clovis East in a battle of new schools. Liberty was playing with its first senior class. East was playing with no seniors.
Sequoia Division (small)
Kenny James capped a tremendous high school career with 18 carries for 212 yards and four TDs plus an 86 yard kickoff return for a score as Dos Palos rolled over Fresno San Joaquin Memorial 69-7. James finished the season with 49 touchdowns and has a two year total of 103.
Lindsay edged Woodlake 14-13 to win the title.