The Battle at the "Nard" - Camarillo vs Oxnard.
Mason's picture was featured on the front page of the Sports Section in the Ventura County Star (Published September 9, 2018). The football game was a showdown of two of the top teams in Ventura County. Mason scored 2 touchdowns in the game and had 1 interception by the beginning of the second quarter, contributing to a score of 35-6 at halftime. Camarillo went on to win by a score of 35-19. However, Mason suffered a knee injury early in the second half that would keep him out for the next 3 weeks (2 games and a bye).
Mason would return to play in week 7 against Biship Diego and promptly served notice that he was back by scoring a touchdown on a 55 pass from QB James McNamara, on their way to a 49-14 rout and still undefeated record of 7-0 overall , 1-0 in league play.