JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO/Staff

Contra Costa wins Holiday Classic

Freedom High's Darrell Daniels (5) helped the Contra Costa team beat Alameda County 23-20 in the Holiday Classic All-Star football game on Dec. 22 at Pittsburg High. Pittsburg's Craijon Menefee scored on a 1-yard run with just under three minutes left for the winning touchdown. Daniels had six catches for 78 yards while Menefee had a game-high 83 rushing yards to help the Contra Costa team take a 16-0 lead. Alameda then scored 20 straight points. Top players from Deer Valley and Heritage as well as several from Pittsburg and Freedom made up a good portion of the Contra Costa team.




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