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Mountain Vista defeats rival Highlands Ranch with late fourth quarter TD

The Golden Eagles broke a 21-21 tie when Adam Holton scampered for an 80-yard score, giving Mountain Vista the 28-21 win.

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. — The rivalry lived up to the hype. 

Mountain Vista and Highlands Ranch played another classic football game on Friday night at Shea Stadium, with the Golden Eagles prevailing 28-21 thanks to a late 80-yard fourth quarter touchdown run by Adam Holton. 

It was a back-and-forth affair, with neither side leading by more than a touchdown the entire game. 

Highlands Ranch had a chance to tie it late, but was stopped on fourth down deep in Mountain Vista territory. 

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