LIVERMORE -- The Granada High football team claimed its first North Coast Section win since 2010 with a thrilling 24-20 victory over visiting Amador Valley on Friday in the first round of the Division I playoffs.

The Matadors (7-4) played without star running back Casey Soltis, who was serving a one-game suspension after he was ejected in last week's win over Livermore in the East Bay Athletic League finale for both teams. Soltis will be back when No. 8 Granada travels to play at top-seeded De La Salle on Friday at 7 p.m.

In Soltis' shoes, senior Jacob Shinnick stepped in and was crucial to Granada's offense with 31 carries for 108 yards.

Matadors quarterback Tyler Offill was 11 of 16 passing for 124 yards. He threw a pair of touchdowns and rushed for one.

Offill tossed the go-ahead touchdown with 1:34 left -- a 21-yard strike to Joshua Revay in the end zone that gave Granada a 24-20 lead. The touchdown capped a methodical 14-play, 59-yard drive in which the Matadors converted two fourth-and-1 plays to keep the drive alive.

Revay finished with seven receptions for 98 yards.

No. 9 Amador Valley (5-6) had a shot at the end as it got the ball back with 1:24 left. The Dons got as far as the Matadors' 16-yard line, but threw two incomplete passes.

Amador Valley got 98 yards rushing on 12 carries from Michael White, who also added two touchdowns. Quarterback Ronnie Jones was 13 of 23 passing with a rushing touchdown.

Granada 24, Amador Valley 20


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Amador 0 7 7 6-- 20

Granada 3 14 0 7-- 24

G -- Dremalas 21 FG

AV-- Jones 1 run (Knaggs kick)

G -- Offill 1 run (Dremalas kick)

G -- Campiotti 2 pass from Offill (Dremalas kick)

AV -- White 10 run (Knaggs kick)

AV -- White 55 run (kick failed)

G -- Revay 21 pass from Offill (Dremalas kick)

Rushing: AV -- White 12-98, Jones 9-7. Totals 19-105. G -- Shinnick 31-108, Campiotti 7-46, Silva 7-12, Offill 7-10, Revay 1-(-2). Totals 53-174. Passing: AV -- Jones 13-23-0 147. G -- Offill 11-16-0 124. Receiving: AV -- Newman 5-32, Knaggs 3-70, Miller 2-30, White 2-18, Burgermeister 1-(-3). Totals 13-147. G -- Revay 7-98, Shinnick 3-24, Campiotti 1-2. Totals 11-124. Fumbles/lost: Amador Valley -- 0/0, Granada -- 3/2. Records: Granada 7-4, Amador 5-6.