SMC drops a close game.
The Santa Monica College Corsairs football team kicked off their 2018 campaign with a close 44-48 loss to Los Angeles Southwest College in a home game at Santa Monica College.
SMC was led by sophomores Christoph Hirota and Paul Davis on the offensive side. Hirota rushed for two touchdowns while catching another, for 3 TDs on the day. Hirota additionally had a 45-yard touchdown that was called back for a penalty on SMC’s first offensive play of the game.
On September 8, SMC hosted College of the Desert and lost a 69-10 game to drop to 0-2 on the season.