Broward High Schools

Douglas gets first win over Deerfield Beach since 2001

Landyn Rivadeneira caught three touchdown passes, and Brett Israel threw for 216 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for a score as Douglas (3-0, 1-0) shocked Deerfield Beach 29-16 in a critical District 11-8A matchup. It was Douglas’ first win over Deerfield Beach (2-2, 1-1) since 2001.

Rivadeneira had 137 yards receiving and scored on three consecutive receptions in the second half after going into the half trailing 16-7. The Eagles outscored Deerfield Beach 23-0 in the second half. Israel hit Rivadeneira with a 57-yard touchdown pass on its first possession of the third.

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