The visiting Tigers scored with two minutes left in the fourth quarter to break a 34-34 tie for the victory in Orinda on Friday night. Quarterback Darin Newman found Aaron Maher for the game-winner from 27 yards out.

Leading 20-13 at the half, Analy fell behind for the first time with less than a minute to go in the third quarter, 34-27, on a 1-yard score by the Mats' McLain Lavis.

But the Tigers (3-0) responded by scoring 14 unanswered points in the fourth quarter while shutting out Miramonte. Analy tied the game at 34 with 7:20 left in the fourth quarter on a 1-yard plunge by Newman.

Miramonte (1-2) marched down to the Tigers' 44-yard line with 50 seconds to go in the game, but could not convert on fourth down and three.

Mats quarterback Nick Sheehan had a breakout performance, throwing for 383 yards and two scores, while receiver Zati Williams hauled in 12 passes for 213 yards and one touchdown. Newman threw for 232 yards and one score.

Analy-Sebastopol 41, Miramonte 34

Analy          0          20          7          14--          41

Miramonte          0          13          21          0--          34

A -- Lewis 22 run (Newman kick)

M -- Paoletti 95-yard kick-off return (Howells kick)

A -- James 19 run (Newman kick)

M -- Lavis 4 run (kick blocked)

A -- Cantu recovered fumble in endzone (kick blocked)

M -- Williams 44 pass from Sheehan (conversion failed)

A -- James 36 run (Newman kick)

M -- Paoletti 17 pass from Sheehan (Sheehan run)

M -- Lavis 1 run (Howells kick)

A -- Newman 1 run (Newman kick)

A -- Maher 27 pass from Newman (Newman kick)

Rushing: M -- Sheehan 8-8, Lavis 5-8, Bruen 1-6, Deutz 2-5, Paoletti 1-1. Totals 17-28. A -- James 14-185, Lewis 12-70, Newman 7-(-11). Totals 33-244. Passing: M -- Sheehan 28-44-2 383. Totals 28-44-2 383. A -- Newman 19-29-1 232. Totals 19-29-1 232. Receiving: M -- Williams 12-213, Deutz 4-41, Fuller 4-40, Paoletti 4-27, Gee 2-31, Bruen 1-23, Lavis 1-8. A -- Mathias 8-60, Maher 6-107, Hodes-Lochtan 1-8, Freeman 1-4, James 1-11, Lewis 1-21, Cantu 1-21. Fumbles/lost: Analy 3/2, Miramonte 1/0. Records: Analy 3-0, Miramonte 1-2.