Aztecs football snags six interceptions in win at Glendale CC

Sophomore Christian Maddox was one of six Aztecs who had an interception in Pima's 30-13 victory at Glendale Community College on Saturday. The Aztecs are 1-1 on the season. Photo by Raymond Suarez
Sophomore Christian Maddox was one of six Aztecs who had an interception in Pima's 30-13 victory at Glendale Community College on Saturday. The Aztecs are 1-1 on the season. Photo by Raymond Suarez

The Pima Community College football team (1-1) picked up its first win of the season on Saturday at Glendale Community College (1-3).

  • The Aztecs defeated the Gauchos 30-13 as the defense picked off six passes for the game. The Aztecs scored the first 23 points to take control.
  • Sophomores Tony Fair, Leonard Lee, Christian Maddox, Tommy Lawrence (Mountain View HS) and freshmen Leon Huey and Moris Lugo each had an interception.
  • Freshman kicker Jaime Avila (Marana HS) scored 12 points himself going 3 for 3 in field goals (29, 20, 26 yards) and 3 for 3 in extra points.
  •  Sophomore wide receiver Larry Rembert caught a 91-yard touchdown pass from freshman Marquise Cooper for the first score of the game. Freshman Nick Brahler (Ironwood Ridge HS) and Jordan Porter (Cholla HS) scored on touchdown runs of 3 and 8-yards respectively.

The Aztecs will be back on the road next Saturday, Sept. 22 when they play at Phoenix College at 7:00 p.m.