Canyon Del Oro vs Marana football

Canyon Del Oro's JJ Metz catches a pass as Marana's Reece LaFaye defends during Friday's game. The Dorados defeated the Tigers 41-13.

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The Canyon Del Oro Dorados defeated the Marana Tigers 41-13 on Friday night, improving to 7-1 on the season and poising themselves for D-III playoff contention.

The Dorados scored 14 in the first and 20 in the second quarter to secure a 34-7 halftime lead. Marana could only manage a solo touchdown in the third quarter, answered by another score from CDO.

The Dorados will face off against Flowing Wells next Friday, while Marana (4-4) will next play Catalina Foothills.

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