Desert Vista coach Dan Hinds gives a talk to the players after they walked the field at Cathedral Catholic for the first time.
Size eaching other up
Mission Hills coach Chris Hauser and Desert Vista coach Dan Hinds talk to each hour a few hours before game time.
Desert Vista takes the field at the Brothers in Arms game in San Diego.
Desert Vista's Saxson McDonald meets Mission Hills' Ricky Liuchan in the hole to prevent a touchdown when it was ruled Liuchan fumbled before crossing the goal line.
Get me out of here
Desert Vista junior running back TJ Roberts looks for some running room out of the Thunder's own end zone.
Desert Vista's Andrew McNair gets the angle on Mission Hills' Scott Higgins.
Desert Vista cornerback Johnnie Johnson breaks up a pass.
Getting the corner
Desert Vista senior defensive end Anthony Reaves rushes the quarterback.
Take that stiff arm
Desert Vista running back Cullen Van Gosen eludes two Mission Hills defenders.
Desert Vista quarterback Cade van Raaphorst looses the ball after being sacked by Fred Warner.
Mission Hills quarterback Connor Wynn looks to the end zone, but misfired.
Off balance throw
Mission Hills quarterback Connor Wynn tries to squeeze the ball into Scott Higgins.
King for a play
Desert Vista defensive back Jason King makes sure the defense holds one more time.
Desert Vista quarterback Cade van Raaphorst struggles to hold on to a shotgun snap.
Bring down the King
Desert Vista wide receiver Jason King is swarmed by the Mission Hills defense.
Left something behind
Desert Vista quarterback Cade van Raaphorst is separated from the ball by Mission Hills' Esteban Senteno.
Finding a target
Desert Vista quarterback Cade Van Raaphorst looks to a wide receiver down field.
Fly or die
Desert Vista's Richard Haywood looks for running room on around the left side.
Change of pace
Desert Vista coaches Dan Hinds and Don Rezac send in a play with quarterback Brendon Smith.
Big Man on Campus
Desert Vista defensive end Jalen Jelks walks away from the Mission Hills backfield after getting a sack.
No place to go
Desert Vista's Richard Haywood tries to find running room against the tough Mission Hills defense.
The Thunder were shutout for the first time since October 9, 2009.
Fiding the right words
Desert Vista coach Dan Hinds lets his players know he felt about the level of play against Mission Hills.